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« Reply #100 on: February 22, 2012 05:40:11 AM »

my son LOVED the Mario hoop, and I agree with queenofmarigold, instantly recognisable!.. great work....

and Sloth....the willow tree...wow!!... PERFECT!!....brought back LOTS of memories... we had one in our backyard when I was little, my older brother and his friends would always play in it, and being the 4year younger little sister, he would always tell me to leave him alone.... so I was kinda like the bunnies, just sitting there looking at the tree.... sounds a little sad, but they really are HAPPY thoughts, I looked up to my big brother so much that I was happy just to sit and watch .. Grin...
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« Reply #101 on: February 22, 2012 06:18:10 AM »

I'm glad you like it pugwash!  And one of your pins had the comment.  "willows are the best trees" that's what i ran with. Smiley I was so afraid of the paint part. I'll stick to fabric from now on.

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« Reply #102 on: February 22, 2012 07:19:09 AM »

Wow, two more fabulous hoops!

tarmine626 - The mario hoop is really great! So colorful and really fun!  The negative space really works well and the french knots really give the feel of movement!

sloth003 - amazing job on the willow hoop! the painted background is perfect and the tree is beautiful! 

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« Reply #103 on: February 22, 2012 08:07:58 AM »

Wow, i'm loving both the Mario hoop and the willow tree!  So pretty!  I sent out to simplyshereena this morning!  I'm so excited for her to receive, I LOVED what I made her!

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« Reply #104 on: February 22, 2012 08:59:29 AM »

The Mario hoop is so great - I love the colors and the sense of movement created with the knots!
« Reply #105 on: February 22, 2012 10:08:56 AM »

wow!  love the mario hoop!  pinning!
and the willow tree just makes me feel so good when i look at it!

i received my gorgeous hoop from jexxican.  i love trees!  love the way its made up of hearts, it makes me feel happy Smiley  and the colors are just perfect!

and a close up of the lovely stitchery....

thank you so much jexx, its awesome and i love it!
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« Reply #106 on: February 22, 2012 10:37:05 AM »

Sloth, I totally forgot that I had pinned a willow! Silly Pinterest, it's so addicting that I never know what I'm putting on there  Cheesy

That heart tree by jexxican is very creative.
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« Reply #107 on: February 22, 2012 10:58:18 AM »

I just cannot beleive all the talent here!  I am in AWE!  and I feel bad for Sylwa that her hoop wasn't technically a negative space or sillouette.  I was going for a tweed owl sillouette but he looked like he needed eyes and then when I was done, he just looked like a normal owl.   Undecided


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« Reply #108 on: February 22, 2012 12:34:46 PM »

pinning the heart tree Cheesy

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« Reply #109 on: February 23, 2012 12:57:10 AM »

Pugwash, I'm happy you like the mario hoop! and happy your BF likes its back too Cheesy

Thank you all for your nice compliments.
It was a pleasure to make as many french knots, because day by day I felt like seeing the characters come to life et move on the fabric!

The willow tree is so nostalgic for me too, many childhood memories associated with this tree.

And the heart tree is so beautiful too, I like it!
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