Tags » Embroidery

Gold work 2

I’ve put the front leg into my practice piece.

Luna likes to make herself really comfy

Just catching a few rays. Perhaps I could attach solar cells & she could work while she sleeps.


Michala Gyetvai

I first came across Michala’s work at the Knitting and Stitching Show in Edinburgh in 2016, where she had an exhibition entitled ‘Enchanted Landscapes’.

Michala’s work is unusual and most striking. 280 more words

Preparing for gold work

For my next module with the royal school of needlework I have chosen gold work. As I have not had much experience of working with gold thread, I thought it would be a good idea to try it out. 75 more words


Still Searching... Has Anyone Found It?

I’m still searching and still asking, “Where, oh where, is spring?”  Seriously, this cold and “other stuff” is getting OLD!

Ugh!  It really is as cold as it looks, too!   62 more words


workbox #9 needlecase back

Today is the first day in almost a week that I’ve been able to access any embroidery as all the contents of my workroom had to be stored in another room while some major re-plastering followed by re-decoration was done. 49 more words


A year in stitches weeks 9-12

I’ve quite surprised myself so far with this year in stitches project, I thought I would have been way behind by now but I’ve actually managed to keep up with it – only just I must add, and we will see how long this lasts! 131 more words


Jasmine Clutch

finished last week: another previous design, revisited and refashioned.

this was another item waiting for that extra something– in this case, it was a tassel + bead combination.  21 more words