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Topic: My First Hoopla - Calvin and Hobbes!  (Read 10096 times)
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« Reply #10 on: September 09, 2011 04:29:39 AM »

That's really awesome! The detail is perfect.

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« Reply #11 on: September 09, 2011 05:08:34 AM »

I love it!!

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« Reply #12 on: September 09, 2011 05:58:27 AM »

That is absolutely wonderful.  My husband LOVES Calvin and Hobbes!  Of course, he'd go for Calvin's famous snowmen scenes or his lunchtime with the little girl, but he'd love this too.  He has some of the books that have the Calvin and Hobbes comics strips in them and now my oldest son love Calvin too.  I'll have to show them this when they get home from work and school.

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« Reply #13 on: September 09, 2011 08:49:57 AM »

Looks great, I love it.  I also can't believe how enat the back is.  Great job.

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« Reply #14 on: September 09, 2011 10:56:16 AM »

What a wonderful hoop. Even the back looks nice. Mine are never that clean. Great job!

« Reply #15 on: September 09, 2011 11:06:11 AM »

I love Calvin and Hobbes and this hoop is totally amazing!
« Reply #16 on: September 09, 2011 11:25:29 AM »

Your stitches are really beautiful and I love the ones you chose.  The seed stitching on the background really adds to it!  You nailed the colors, too. 

I'm amazed that you even enlarged the design by hand (I totally would've taken the lazy way out of that one).

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« Reply #17 on: September 09, 2011 11:36:12 AM »

This is SUCH a good idea!  My husband loves Calvin and Hobbes.  Your embroidery looks really nice as well.  Actually, it's really impressive for a first time. The back of my embroidery still looks messy, but I am working on it.  Yours looks perfect!
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« Reply #18 on: September 09, 2011 03:41:14 PM »

That's awesome!  I love Calvin & Hobbes, and this is a great, wonderfully well-done piece.

And I can't remember the last time I saw an embroidery back that was so clean!  Dang, I'm jealous - you did an amazing job!
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« Reply #19 on: September 09, 2011 03:57:16 PM »

Amazingly well done and such a great theme!!!

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