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« on: April 04, 2013 09:35:55 AM »

This was my embroidery hoop for a partner in the recent Embroidery Hoop Swap. She asked for something with stumpwork, and the theme was "not just thread", so I combined the stumpwork leaves with needle-felted strawberries, and beaded blackberries. (The strawberries also have teeny little seed beads). The design was based on a very similar one that my partner had on pinterest, but that one was all stumpwork and also had blueberries.







The actual embroidery on the hoop was pretty limited, but it does exist Tongue There are little green swirls and dots at the base of the leaves where I attached them all.

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« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2013 10:06:56 AM »

It is stumping eehhh stunning!!  Grin

No kidding, very beautiful! I love it all and I hit this rocks!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2013 10:26:09 AM »

This is very cool!  Love it!
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« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2013 10:28:14 AM »

Lovely and the background fabric is perfectly suited.  Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2013 11:18:37 AM »

Looks good enough to eat. Delicious looking fruits and the leaves are beautiful.
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« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2013 06:25:32 AM »

That is so pretty.
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« Reply #6 on: April 12, 2013 03:17:21 PM »

rats....  really wanna see this up close, but image not showing in thread!
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« Reply #7 on: April 15, 2013 01:04:43 PM »

Amazing! I love the blackberries especially!
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« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2013 01:53:04 PM »

Oh my goodness, that's gorgeous!  Love the berries!
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« Reply #9 on: April 29, 2013 11:22:18 AM »

Pinned!
Love the detail, and LOVE the "not just thread" aspect.
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« Reply #10 on: April 30, 2013 07:03:33 AM »

Gorgeous! I love the leaves, and the blackberries look real (and are making me hungry).
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« Reply #11 on: April 30, 2013 09:26:24 AM »

Wonderful, I have to agree those blackberries look good enough to eat.
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