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« on: July 31, 2012 06:33:23 AM »

A friend of mine posted a picture on her facebook of a plush Spocktopus last week, and asked me if I could make something like that.  While I probably could have made it, I don't have much experience in plush making.  So I sketched up a Spocktopus of my own, and then went shopping for some floss.  A few days later, my own Spocktopus was finally done.  I'm pretty proud of him, as he's the most detailed hoop I've ever done.  Shading his face was definitely an experience in patience.

I used mostly satin-stitch and a little back-stitch here and there.  And the "suckers" I did in a gold metallic floss, and used French knots for those to give it something different.  I realized gold metallic floss is kinda rough to work with. 



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« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2012 06:44:56 AM »

holy captain Kirk! this is amazing.  I love that you built on the Spocktopus theme in a new way, and you did a fantastic job, the shading on the face with stitch is fabulous! Incredibly unique, hilarious and well done.
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« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2012 07:50:52 AM »

The detail is amazing!
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« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2012 09:09:24 AM »

WOW!!!!!
the shading on his face is amazing!
also, the idea of Spocktopus is completely hilarious to me Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2012 10:08:10 AM »

Beyond incredible and so cool! Rocked and Pinned. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: July 31, 2012 10:53:52 AM »

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« Reply #6 on: July 31, 2012 11:07:47 AM »

that's super cool.  great job on all the detail.
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« Reply #7 on: July 31, 2012 11:47:02 AM »

this is absolutely WONDERFUL
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« Reply #8 on: July 31, 2012 06:04:20 PM »

Awesome like always! Grin
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« Reply #9 on: July 31, 2012 10:56:33 PM »

That came out amazing! And it's a really funny idea to begin with.
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