Spinnerin Volume 168 ~ Embroidery Stitches
Spinnerin Volume 168 ~ Embroidery Stitches Vintage patterns can be beautiful, which is why I bought this old Spinnerin. (front cover) Vintage patterns can also be hilariously tacky, which is why I...
How to chain feather stitch embroidery
Ever wanted to try embroidery? Get started today with our helpful hand embroidery guide! This beautiful craft often looks complicated, but anyone can learn.
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bullion stitch flower embroidery tutorial - Pumora - all about hand embroidery
Using bullion stitches as petals – why not? This bullion stitch flower is a nice one to spread in between other flowers. Adapt it to your taste by adding more … bullion stitch flower embroidery tutorial Read More »
Giveaway winner in stitches
Thank you to all of you who wrote about your favorite stitch this past week for the 2000 Likes on Facebook Giveaway. I loved hearing your descriptions of how certain stitches bring back sweet memories of learning from grandmothers. In this modern age, it is wonderful to hear from so many people who make a place…
Line stitches and their variations: sampler
How about making a sampler based on the line stitches and their variations? Running stitch, Stem stitch, Split stitch, Back stitch and others.
The impulse to embellish fabric with decorative stitches dates back thousands of years, and at least one thing about embroidery hasn't changed in all that time: No matter how complicated-looking the result, embroidery is remarkably easy. If you can use a needle and thread, you can embroider.
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17 Hand Embroidery Stitches Every Sewer Should Know [INFOGRAPHIC]
If you're looking for hand embroidery stitches ideas, then we've got you covered! Get yourself familiarized with the different types.Check them out now!
Tailed Chain Stitch #embroidery
Tailed Chain Stitch is also known as the long-tailed daisy. If you know lazy daisy, then this will be just a breeze to work. This is another variation of chain stitch. What you will need? Any fabric. Embroidery hoop, 15cm (6″) (Bigger if you are working on a larger design) ( You can purchase a set of...Read More »
Interlaced Herringbone Stitch - Sarah's Hand Embroidery Tutorials
This stitch is beautiful, made by weaving over the Double Herringbone stitch with another thread of same or different color. Interlaced Herringbone Stitch forms…
For a circa 1480 Florentine gown As I'm working on my 1480s Italian costume, and waiting for my order of lacing rings to come... (waiting.. waiting...) I thought it might just be time to accept that I might need to give hand-sewn eyelets a try. Frankly, I'm not looking forward to it, but it might…
Miniature Needle Painting Embroidery - Book Review
If you're a fan of needle painting, you are most likely familiar with Trish Burr's exquisite embroidery, where she uses needle and thread to "paint" embroidered vignettes - primarily, flowers and birds. Trish has a substantial list of published books available for the embroiderer, books that are