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« on: April 15, 2012 05:01:02 PM »

I made this hooplah for my partner in the "anything goes needlework swap" and my partner received so I thought I would post it since I'm so proud and it's my second hoop!



The story is that the robot felt compassion for the animals in the zoo and let the all free. He went riding out of the city and into the night on an elephant's back. I just made it up. I hope you like it!
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« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2012 05:04:51 PM »

you should be proud!  as the happy recipient of this hoop (yay!) let me say it's amazingly well done, tiny even stitches.  And your satin stitch for the sky line, those long stitches all lay flat, amazing.

Most of all though I love the design and the story too!
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« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2012 05:42:41 PM »

I want to hug that robot. Seriously.
<3 SO CUTE!
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« Reply #3 on: April 21, 2012 06:22:22 AM »

That is just too adorable. I love the little flowers, such detail!
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The robot looks so happy. Very cool idea.
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