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Cross stitch ninja
« on: August 27, 2010 05:27:40 PM »

I found some plans for a lego minifig while image searching for something, and who could resist stitching that? Imagine all the layers of geekiness in such an embroidery!

It's 20 x 21 cm and all made in split stitch and Holbein stitch.





Detail of the foot:


Inner diameter of the hand:
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« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2010 05:45:36 PM »

That's fabulous!  How long did it take you? Rocks!
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2010 05:48:35 PM »

Thank you! About a week perhaps? But then I was doing a lot of other things inbetween too.
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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2010 05:57:21 PM »

This ROCKS!!

The concept for this is absolutely brilliant and your execution of it is even better. I think it's so awesome that this unique image inspired you to create such an amazing piece of embroidery.

Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2010 06:45:33 PM »

Holy crap that's awesome!  It makes me want to stitch a little light plot (I'm an electrician in a theatre).   Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2010 07:32:26 PM »

Wow, this is fabulously geeky and wonderful! I think I have to have one now... Wink
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« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2010 09:51:30 PM »

Oh my! Do you have a link to the plans? This would be a GREAT gift for my husband, the lego-lover. Cheesy I've been trying to think of things to embroider for him.
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« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2010 10:29:55 PM »

layers of geekiness indeed!

i love it!
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« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2010 11:13:02 PM »

Thanks everyone! I'm glad you liked it!

I don't remember where I originally found the image, but I found the same picture here: http://www.wallpaper.com/art/lego-minifigure-turns-30/2592
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« Reply #9 on: August 28, 2010 06:47:07 AM »

Umm...yeah, this pretty much blows me AWAY! I absolutely LOVE it!
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