A dazzling needlework Peacock by Инесса Тимонина (Inessa Timonina) from Moscow, Russia.
Ponto no frances
French knots-idea for embroidery
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Tutorial punto con cinta
The page is in Italian, and the translation Google comes up with is actually pretty comical, but the pictures are enough to give you the gist. One thing that I think may be important is that it's done outside a hoop.
Henry might like this a lot, thanks to Shaun the Sheep.