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« on: February 23, 2012 01:15:28 AM »

I made this hoop for pugwash, in the swap "Embroidery Hoopla round 7 : negative space & silhouette".


Here are Princess Peach in pink, Luigi in green, Mario in red and a Toad in yellow, running in a setting of Mario Bros video game.


They're embroidered with french knots, and the setting with back stitches.


It's my first embroidery with french knot and I'm very happy how it turned out.
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« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2012 01:52:35 AM »

Oh wow, that looks amazing, great job on all those french knots!
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« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2012 02:53:55 AM »

Very cool.
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« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2012 03:00:16 AM »

I was lost just staring. This is so...delightful.

The idea and use of negative space is awesome and the french knots really class the place up!
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I love it.
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« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2012 06:47:54 AM »

This is super awesome!
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« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2012 07:01:25 AM »

That is so cool. Great job.
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« Reply #6 on: February 23, 2012 01:00:24 PM »

I love this SOOO cool!
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« Reply #7 on: February 23, 2012 02:36:36 PM »

negative figures in the smoke! brilliant!
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« Reply #8 on: February 25, 2012 07:59:49 AM »

Great job! Very clever idea!
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« Reply #9 on: February 27, 2012 12:48:37 AM »

I love this! I have a question for you. I was recently working on a french knot font, and I had to outline my letters first to keep the knots in order. Did you outline your silhouettes first or just knot it up?  Smiley
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