Vintage Embroidery Patterns: In The Quiet Hours Hand Embroidery

I have a vintage hers and his pattern and a short stitch tutorial for you today! This is my go-to present Whenever I have a wedding event shower to go to. Make yourself 2 “hers” cases or sew 2 “Mr” cases for your preferred couple that is getting hitched. Bring it into the 21st Century…

Crazy Quilting: Pam’s BAS RR Blocks

I got influenced to insane quilting once again, and I completed the last set of blocks in this round-robin. This is the Anything Goes Block where I included the Bullion bumblebee, and a button Path with bullion flower, pearls, shell buttons, and different shapes and sizes of crystal and clear beads. The buttonhole block has…

Hand Embroidery: On Needle Threaders – and a Really Small One!

Recently I have actually been working on some small embroidery tasks. Technically, they’re a petit point– they’re worked on 48 count silk gauze. As I deal with any embroidery project, I want to be clear the project can be available to anybody who wishes to use it, too. And in some cases, this can be…

Jenny McWhinney and “Mini Kits…Little Goat, Wash Day”

It is years back now that I bought a “lot” of Jenny McWhinney’s Mini Kits … I am in the procedure of completing up all of them. I began these over 5 years ago so that is a long time now. Many if not all are still readily available on her site. Love the fuzzy…

Factors to Consider While Initiating Japanese Hand Embroidery Work

Amongst differing art types, Hand Embroidery inhabits a unique specific niche. You need to have an eye for imagination, intellectual capability, hands for practice and in no time, you will begin producing various patterns. Work and looking for out Japanese Hand Embroidery Patterns then at Japan Lovely Crafts you will get enough motivation and inspiration…

5 Hand Embroidery Tips for Better Results

In some cases, when experimenting with our embroidery– whether it’s sophisticated or not– we forget a few of the standard ideas that assist us to accomplish an excellent outcome with our handwork. For novice’s particularly, however likewise for more experienced stitchers who’ve been messing around for a while, however, might benefit from a refresher (or…

Counted Cross Stitches: Cross Stitch Lingo 101

I had actually taken a break from counted cross stitch for a couple of years when I lost my sewing bug. The previous winter season, my sister-in-law assisted me to reignite that fire and we began sharing photos of our current sewing projects. Prepared to discover some brand-new terminology? Here we go. FO – Finished…

Crewel Embroidery: In the Scheme of Things…Color makes a Difference

It is my enjoyment to let you understand that I have “3”, not 2 more to go … (one was buried). Wanting I had just 2 left would have been great however likewise recognizing that these sets sew up rapidly is great by me. In the images listed below, you can see the distinction between…

French Knots: St Cuthbert’s Flowers

Last time I’d got as far as the overview of the flowers and leaves in buttonhole stitch. The leaves, in split stitch: And then the flowers, in split stitch for the petals and French knots for the centers: They do not appear similar to that, however, that’s not the ended up product – they’re eliminated…