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« on: April 18, 2012 07:38:56 AM »

Stitching is one of those crafts that I start but rarely finish because I lack patience Roll Eyes 
This particular hoop was made for one of my swap partners...based on one of her answers in the swap questionnaire Grin

I freehanded the text and yarn ball/knitting needles in pencil and stitched.  Painted the hoop with black acrylic to make the stitching 'pop' Smiley



This was fun (and quick!) to stitch, so I will be making something similar for my craftroom (based on a quote I like) Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2012 08:11:01 AM »

ha ha ha! I like this lots. Even if it's not true for me!
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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2012 08:25:30 AM »

I love this...and can totally relate Smiley! It was a great idea to paint the hoop. It really does make the design stand out.
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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2012 09:48:19 AM »

Even though I love knitting, I think this rocks!  Wink
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« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2012 10:23:50 AM »

HA! So clever and the bent needle is a nice touch.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 21, 2012 06:18:37 AM »

HA HA HA! That is so great! Love it!
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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2012 07:48:16 PM »

This is so me! lol I just got done cussing about my current project.
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« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2012 06:24:32 AM »

The black hoop is perfect with this. I love knitting but it does make my stabby sometimes, so I feel your partner's pain Smiley The bent needle made me laugh!
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