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Beauty and the Beast Clothespin Dolls, Part 2

I left off my last post halfway through the making of the Beauty and the Beast clothespin dolls, so here’s the rest of the story…the arms and the clothes! 1,014 more words


The Wrap

I have been following textile artist Jude Hill for quite a few years now. She remains a dominant influence for me. Actually, I started this blog when I discovered her. 87 more words

Hand Stitching

How to #Thread an #Embroidery Needle Tutorial Video From ChellyWood.com #Crafty

The next part of our Swedish traditional costume is the neckerchief. (I’ll be posting the free pattern next week.) I embroidered mine with little flowers, so I’m going to share a few embroidery videos and tips with you, so you can make a neckerchief like mine, if you so desire. 148 more words

Sewing Tutorials

Hollowing out the pumpkin

I set this blog up when I first started to sell my hand dyed embroidery threads online, and then abandoned it as I got busy setting up an Etsy store, and learning how to take pictures that might just do some justice to my work, as well as show the colours as accurately as possible Рa task I fear is impossible due to such a variation in screens, mobile phones and tablets, but I am getting there.   206 more words

Hand Dyed

How to Keep #Embroidery Floss From Tangling @ ChellyWood.com #Needlework #Stitchery

Yes, those of you who already love to embroider will think this is ridiculously simple, but for a person just learning to embroider, the tangling of embroidery floss can be very frustrating. 86 more words


Chinese staircase bracelet

Today I will be showing you how to make a very pretty embroidery floss bracelet. It’s a super simple bracelet that you can wear anytime, and with any outfit. 314 more words


Embroidering the Alphabet

Over a one month period of time, I embroidered the 26 letters of the alphabet. I focused on a floral aspect with flowers and leaves. All 26 letters are available in my Etsy shop now and I’m working on PDF patterns for each letter and specific words. 69 more words

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