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« on: September 17, 2011 09:53:07 AM »

i just completed my very first Hoopla Swap!   here's what i made for my partner...it was an incredible challenge and so much fun to make!  the pattern was freebie by Gina Matarazzo offered on her website.  i went with a Mexican/ Dia De Los Muertos inspired color scheme and i think it worked out great!



 it contains backstitch, satin stitch, split stitch, scalloping chain and 220 french knots!



this was my most difficult embroidery project ever and i'm so proud of it!

thanks for looking  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2011 10:01:02 AM »

This is beautiful!  I love the color scheme and the design.
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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2011 10:18:03 AM »

Love it!... goes off to look up scalloping chain stitch...
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« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2011 10:40:38 AM »

very pretty & colourful! Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2011 01:33:57 PM »

Gor-or-or-or-or-or-geous! What beautiful work you've done.
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« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2011 02:10:45 PM »

thank you!   Grin
i'm considering doing it again with a different color scheme!
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« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2011 08:07:37 PM »

Very Pretty Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 03, 2011 08:38:31 AM »

That is beautiful! The colors are amazing Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: October 03, 2011 08:39:57 AM »

beautiful!! I love your color choices.
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« Reply #9 on: October 03, 2011 03:48:40 PM »

I love this!! What a lovely design, it's so pretty and colourful Smiley
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