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Topic: Embroidered Totoro - my first finished embroidery project!  (Read 2251 times)
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« on: September 27, 2010 09:32:46 AM »

So I've really liked embroidering for a while now, and I decided to go ahead and try it out myself!  My 3 year old LOVES My Neighbor Totoro, so I decided to embroider the picture of Totoro that's the Studio Ghibli logo for him.  It hangs on the wall in his room, and we're both very happy with it!

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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2010 09:53:24 AM »

That turned out perfect!  I love how the thread matches the hoop and how its such a pretty blue color. 
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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2010 10:07:34 AM »

That turned out perfect!  I love how the thread matches the hoop and how its such a pretty blue color. 

Ditto on the matching colors!

This is a great first embroidery!
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« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2010 02:11:37 PM »

SOOOOOO CUTE!!!  really good job, the hoop and thread look great together.
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« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2010 03:07:09 PM »

That looks great!
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« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2010 05:20:49 PM »

Thanks!  I had bought the blue hoop as a replacement for my wooden one my son killed, but liked the color so much that I wanted to embroider Totoro in a similar color, and then I just didn't want to take it out! Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2010 06:57:07 AM »

You did a great job for your first embroidery. Super cute.
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« Reply #7 on: September 28, 2010 07:51:20 AM »

That is awesome!
I love Totoro too and I'm an adult. Actually, all of Miyazakis movies are fantastic.
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« Reply #8 on: September 28, 2010 08:33:26 PM »

Oh my gosh, that's so cute! The Heart Mom in the corner is what does it. Really beautiful!

And your 3-year-old has good taste in movies.  Wink
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