• Wednesday , 22 March 2017

Browsing the " Hand Embroidery "

Jazz Up Your Spring Wardrobe

Jazz Up Your Spring Wardrobe

Use embroidery to jazz up your Spring wardrobe by stitching on pre-made items, like purses, shoes, scarves, belts and blouses! In this example, I’ve used basic embroidery stitches to embellish a purse I found on sale at a chain store ...

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Redwork BOM Quilt

Redwork BOM Quilt

For those of you who were familiar with the old NeedleKnowledge site, I’m happy to report that the Redwork BOM Quilt is back! This pattern originally appeared in my book, Easy Heirloom Embroidery, which is now out of print. However, ...

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French Proverbs Kitchen Towels

French Proverbs Kitchen Towels

In honor of my wonderful extended stay in France while my husband was there on business – as well as an upcoming visit in the Fall – I’ve created the French Proverbs Embroidery Kitchen Towels pattern. It reminds me of ...

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Kitchen Towel Fabrics

Kitchen Towel Fabrics

Last week I was running a bit early on my way to pick up hubby at the airport, so I decided to pop into the fabric store for a few minutes. I have some ideas that I’ve been kicking around ...

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Embroidered Easter Egg SAL – Part 3

Embroidered Easter Egg SAL – Part 3

Welcome to Part 3 of the 2014 embroidered Easter Egg SAL! Today I’m finishing up the embroidered bands on the egg. If you missed the previous parts of the SAL, you can find them on the 2014 Easter Egg Project ...

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Embroidered Easter Egg SAL – Part 2

Embroidered Easter Egg SAL – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our first annual Embroidered Easter Egg SAL. In this stitch-a-long (SAL), we’re using traditional, hand embroidery stitches to make a simple egg that can be finished as a puffed ornament. You can get the free ...

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Free Pattern – 2014 Easter Egg SAL

Free Pattern – 2014 Easter Egg SAL

Welcome to our first annual Easter Egg SAL for the month of March, 2014! In this Stitch-A-Long, we’re going to make a puffed Easter egg using traditional hand embroidery stitches in bright, sunny colors of 6-strand embroidery floss. I’m making ...

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Free Pattern – Yellow Blossoms

Free Pattern – Yellow Blossoms

Just in time for some Spring stitching!  The Yellow Blossoms FREE pattern for hand embroidery features a dainty design stitched on a set of ready-made bed sheets. Add a bit of lace and ribbon, and you have your own designer ...

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Free Pattern – Valentine’s Day Party Dress

Free Pattern – Valentine’s Day Party Dress

Every girl dreams of a special dress for a special occasion. This month I’m starting a brand-new FREE pattern series featuring adorable dresses. The first in the series is this Valentine’s Day Party Dress, with a wide pink sash and ...

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