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« on: June 06, 2014 03:24:30 PM »

I made this hoop for alwaysinmyroom in the Ongoing Wish Swap.  I bought the pattern from ActsofCraftiness' Etsy shop  It started as a cross stitch pattern but I just traced it an embroidered it since I don't cross stitch much.  I tried using the stem stitch on the words but looking at it now I don't like it and will probably go back to using the back stitch for letters and such.

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« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2014 03:34:35 PM »

That is so great! Lettering is such a pain sometimes.
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2014 03:36:09 PM »

The red is done with backstitch and looks so much nicer!  Had I had more time I probably would have ripped out all the black and redone it.  Dang deadlines!
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« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2014 04:04:38 PM »

You stitchers are so picky!! Grin

I could not find anything wrong with MY hoop...you must be talking about something else... Grin

kittykill...this is going next to the one you made me...collecting coffee hoops is so much fun! Grin
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« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2014 04:15:10 PM »

So glad you like it!
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« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2014 04:16:19 PM »

Your coffee corner is coming right along!
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« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2014 10:58:19 PM »

Actually I think the slightly spiky look to the lettering is a good representation of how I feel when I need a cup of coffee.
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« Reply #7 on: June 07, 2014 05:54:44 AM »

Cute, Lindy!  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: June 07, 2014 07:25:12 PM »

Thanks all
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« Reply #9 on: June 08, 2014 06:43:27 PM »

Here is it hung up!

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