Each year I like to send out embroidered Winter holiday cards to friends and family. This year my design show cases the beauty of holiday lights worked in unseparated 6-strand embroidery floss. Holiday Lights is presented within a 10 plus … Read more
For the turned hem you could work the border of the design in Hardanger satin stitch or Hardanger buttonhole edge stitch. If you choose to do a turned hem be sure to add several inches all the way around the … Read more
There are several ways you can display your finished piece, here are the ones that I discuss on my blog pages.
– Hem (turned or buttonhole edge) my finished pieces for display on a cabinet top or shelve.
– Framing, … Read more
Late Autumn catches the changing colors as chilly mornings and frost tint the leaves and mums of summer.
An Intermediate level counted Hardanger needlework embroidery, Late Autumn is presented within a 25-plus page booklet. The design incorporates openwork areas worked … Read more
Stargazer is presented within a 20 plus page full color booklet that provides discussion of the charts accompanied by photos of the worked design.
This design is shown in two sizes.
The full design count 70w by 45h was finished … Read more
Starburst is a counted Rhodes stitch style needlework embroidery presented within a 40-plus page booklet.
For those embroiderers who have not worked in Rhodes Stitch before, each individual stitch is a slanted straight stitch that is normally layered on top … Read more