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Topic: A heck of a lot of french knots  (Read 3191 times)
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« Reply #10 on: May 04, 2013 06:17:36 AM »

So many french knots! Great job!
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« Reply #11 on: May 04, 2013 09:02:09 AM »

Lovely piece! Clusters of french knots have such a striking effect. Out of curiosity, how was it working on a piece with only one stitch? Does it get boring to do french knots over and over again?
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« Reply #12 on: May 04, 2013 10:04:50 AM »

Well... Because i haven't done that many French knots before they are still enough of a challenge to keep me thinking. Combined with trying to get even colour placement between so many shades, and because the piece wasn't too big, it was ok - actually watching the texture build was fun  Grin
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« Reply #13 on: May 07, 2013 07:02:10 AM »

Bless your patience! Good job!
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« Reply #14 on: May 28, 2013 05:44:53 AM »

This is absolutely gorgeous!  I'm new to embroidery and after I get a hang of the basic stitches you have inspired me to learn this one next!
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« Reply #15 on: May 28, 2013 09:55:52 AM »

I think your piece turned out very nicely. The colors were gorgeous!
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« Reply #16 on: June 03, 2013 06:59:24 PM »

This is absolutely gorgeous!  I'm new to embroidery and after I get a hang of the basic stitches you have inspired me to learn this one next!

French knots are pretty easy - though I have to say I didn't find any of the written tutorials I've seen very useful (even one's with pictures) - but I did a youtube search and found a video - I think just seeing the whole action was what I needed. So if you get a bot bamboozled try that!
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« Reply #17 on: June 09, 2013 01:00:42 PM »

Wow! That turned out awesome! My French knots never look that good
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