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« on: June 20, 2014 09:43:29 PM »



I made a color wheel out of French knots. I am kind of in love with them now.



I blogged about it here http://hugsarefun.com/french-knot-color-wheel/
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« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2014 09:44:27 PM »

How pretty!! I love the colors and the textures!


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« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2014 10:15:52 PM »

Lovely. I'm working on a colour wheel stitch sampler too right now but there is no way I could do so many French knots.
Yours are so neat and densely packed. It must have taken you ages. But the effect is stunning.
(In fact I got bored with mine and cheated and used beads to fill in the rest   Roll Eyes)
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« Reply #3 on: June 20, 2014 10:19:49 PM »

Lovely. I'm working on a colour wheel stitch sampler too right now but there is no way I could do so many French knots.
Yours are so neat and densely packed. It must have taken you ages. But the effect is stunning.
(In fact I got bored with mine and cheated and used beads to fill in the rest   Roll Eyes)

Is it the Dropcloth color wheel sampler?
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« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2014 01:04:33 AM »

I don't think so.  It is a 12 petal daisy that our Needlecraft Guild committee found and for the last year we have been learning a new stitch at each monthly meeting which we then use to fill one of the petals.  It has been very educational and everyone has been doing a different interpretation.  I decided to make mine a colour wheel as well as a stitch sampler. 
Nearly finished with the last stitch but I don't know how I will finish it off. One lady has made hers into a clock which looks very nice but that would mean cutting out my French knots which are in the centre. 
Yours actually looks very nice just displayed in the hoop.
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« Reply #5 on: June 21, 2014 03:21:17 AM »

Beautiful! Oh and all French knots, pfew!  Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: June 21, 2014 06:43:23 AM »

Wow! That is soooo many French knots. I am very impressed by your work (and your patience!). This hoop looks really great!
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« Reply #7 on: June 21, 2014 09:11:50 AM »

omg that is a lot of french knots!  I love the color wheel!
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« Reply #8 on: June 22, 2014 05:16:39 AM »

This is amazing!
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« Reply #9 on: June 22, 2014 06:34:49 AM »

Yowza!! Look at all those knots! Gorgeous!

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