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« on: April 01, 2012 09:57:25 PM »

No blackwork this time, just patchwork  Cheesy

I claimed amalgam in the Ongoing Hoopla Swap for the letter S.  She said she wanted it embellished and with a little stalking I found out she liked geometric shapes and bright colors so I decided to divide the S into different shapes and fill each section differently.  This is the result in a 4" hoop:

                 

and a close up to show the details better:

             

The red and white section had at least 4 different things done to it before I was happy with the look - I would do it a certain way and then decide I didn't like it.
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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2012 01:07:55 AM »

The variety of stitches has a wonderful effect.
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« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2012 05:05:58 PM »

Terrific job on the stitches! It is very unique.
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« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2012 06:44:03 AM »

Love all the textures.
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« Reply #4 on: April 08, 2012 09:44:52 PM »

Love all the textures.

Thanks, it was fun thinking up different things for each space.
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« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2012 07:29:40 AM »

I can see I need to break out my hoops again! Very cute!
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