I just finished this guinea pig hoop for a friend and got to use the Portuguese thread that I love so much. And added some felt for a tiny 3D pop.
Spoonflower had a contest for designing an embroidery project that fits on their swatch size, and thus costs only $5. There are some great ideas! You can see them here:
I got 5 different designs and will be working on them this summer for friends!
Some details and in-progress shots: