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18th Century Garters - Best Pair Ever

“La jarretière détachée” – The Detached Garter, 1724. Jean-François de Troy (1679-1752)

At some time in the (likely) distant future I will need a pair of garters to secure my lovely, clocked white silk stockings (which I will own sometime in the distant future). 83 more words

Re-creating Historical Dress

Christmas Tree Pencil Topper Embroidery Design


I’m back again today with a great pencil topper embroidery design stitch out! Something about pencil toppers I really love. I don’t know if it’s the idea of making an ordinary or ugly pencil somehow pretty or what .. 185 more words


Vintage Embroidery Transfer Treasures

Part of the fun of Ecclesiastical Sewing and Ecclesiastical Embroidery is being on the lookout for treasured resources.  I keep hoping that someday a magical hidden stash of Ecclesiastical Embroidery patterns will be discovered and made available for those of us who love to work up the Church embroidery and needlework projects. 507 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Snowflake Feltie Embroidery Design

I’m back again with another embroidery project show and tell / review!

This week I was starting to get into the holiday spirit more and began thinking about compiling a collection of embroidery designs into a folder on my computer and have them all ready before the holidays actually hit. 209 more words


A Quick Tidy Up

Moving from one project to another in Ecclesiastical Sewing and Ecclesiastical Embroidery often involves doing various amounts of research and reading.  One of the major problems with this in the past was organization. 299 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Pouncing with the Blues

Everything is out and ready to transfer the Ecclesiastical Embroidery patterns for the trial run.  Yesterday, I showed you the new transfer products that were purchased while traveling over the summer.  618 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

From Inspiration Source to Stitching

Putting inspiration into action if often a difficult thing when it comes to starting a new Ecclesiastical Embroidery project, especially if it is a little larger hand embroidery project. 470 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing