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Embroidery Sampler Stitch #1: Pekinese Stitch

Last week, I traced and outlined the embroidery sampler patterns in backstitches, so this week I played with new stitch number 1. I decided to start out on the diamond-shaped sampler, for no other reason than I dig it. 549 more words


Color choice while making patterns and winter updates

Still no newts. Still no turtles. Pond
frozen over. There are raccoon tracks in the snow, which is interesting, and a number of intriguing holes, but the only thing really doing much right now are large flocks of freeloading birds and the moss. 123 more words

Sketchbook pages: 12 Mushrooms

Happy Monday! Today I thought I’d show you a page from my sketchbook. I’ve been drawing mushrooms a lot lately, and I’m pretty happy with how this all-mushroom page turned out. 71 more words


A Year of Embroidery Stitches

I’ve learned so many beautiful embroidery stitches over the years, but I mostly use the same five over and over again. There’s nothing wrong with them — backstitch, stem stitch, French knots, and chain stitch are awesome. 214 more words


Embroidery Pattern: All of me Loves All of You

Each month I come up with a new pattern that goes with the Craft Wars theme of the month. So here is the

All of Me LOVES All of you embroidery pattern. 228 more words


Kutchwork pattern

On our Hand embroidery lovers group , a picture was posted on which a large circular  kutchwork design was done on a saree pallu. We couldn’t get the pattern for it. 53 more words


Cross stitch border-1

Starting this year with details and patterns of some projects done in the past two years.
This was done in 2012 as part of bridal gifts on my younger nephew’s wedding. 124 more words