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Braided Friendship Bracelet Tutorial

Hi everyone!

Today I wanted to share with you something I made the other day.  I was going through my supplies and found I have a lot of embroidery floss leftover from the friendship bracelet craze a few years ago.   564 more words

Mixing Up Media-Embroidery

In my new online course MIXING UP MEDIA basic embroidery stitches are included. I love to add (simple) stitches to my art. Many times I prefer to use simple stitches with dynamic colorful thread and beads. 302 more words

Hand Stitching

Embroidery Expertise

I have a new online friend, Anne Lange. We have been communicating about embroidery; primarily using it as “free-form”. This is my favorite way to use embroidery. 138 more words


Celebrate National Embroidery Month

Febuary is National Embroidery Month!  Aurifil would like to kick off this month of celebration with beautiful embroidery works created by Sheena Norquay and a giveaway of her unique hand embroidery Aurifil collection!   529 more words



Look what I found when I emptied a wardrobe in what will become John’s guy-cave: It’s not any ol’ floss, but from Clara Waever. So what is the big deal, you might ask. 157 more words


I love to embroider by hand. When I go shopping I’m drawn to items that are embroidered, most of those by machine. I started embroidering when I was in elementary. 1,030 more words

Montreal Gazette, Oct. 20, 1964: Thread for Buttonholes

It’s nice to know someone shares my point of view when it comes to buttonhole twist. Even though the following article was written 50 years ago I feel somewhat less alone now that I see Katharine Mackenzie’s column in the October 20th, 1964 edition of the “Montreal Gazette”. 117 more words