• Wednesday , 22 March 2017

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Needlepoint Finishing – Bracelet

Needlepoint Finishing – Bracelet

Any rectangular strip of needlepoint can be finished as a bracelet. It’s a terrific way to use up small scraps of needlepoint canvas and yarn, and a great way to add a new piece to your wardrobe! This Knowledge Nugget ...

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Basic Finishing – Puffed Ornament

Basic Finishing – Puffed Ornament

Check out the NEW basic finishing tutorial that shows you how to make a puffed, ornament step-by-step.You can find it using the link below, or by visiting the KnowledgeNuggets section of the web site. Small circle, oval and egg-shaped projects ...

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Knowledge Nuggets

Knowledge Nuggets

The Knowledge Nuggets section contains tutorials and interesting embroidery-related tidbits, tips and tricks. Some of the topics include transferring designs to fabric, printing patterns full-size, making gesso softies and more. It may even include a few things you’ve always wondered ...

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Finger Pressing

Finger Pressing

Have you ever read about this term while working on small fabric sections in a book or pattern and wondered what Finger Pressing is? Goodness knows we’re not going to stick our fingers under a hot iron and flatten ‘em! ...

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Making Gesso Softies

Making Gesso Softies

I’ve been receiving some wonderful feedback from my new book Embroidery Basics and recently received a question regarding the photo props used in Project 11 – the Happy Halloween Redwork Project featured on page 76. The items are giant candy ...

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