Category Archives: Embroidery

Day 21 Stitching Post; Ta Dah

January 21 Finished Cushion It did not take long to finish this off this evening. One project completed. Advertisements

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Chard

Piece of felt made at Barbara Weeks workshop-finally completed with embroidery. Just needs framing now-a challenge because it is a little on the wavy side!

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First embroidery for 2013

Based on the front of “Stitch” magazine January. Great fun! Probably got lazy daisy out of my system now!

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Hearts

I made these patchwork hearts for my mum and for Ros. They have a little hand embroidery and contain lavender from my garden. I hope that they like them.

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Delphiniums, Patchwork and Embroidery

I decided to quilt in the ditch since it did not really need a lot of quilting. I did not want to go over the embroidery either. I enjoyed doing this and my trip to The National Quilt Championships at Sandown on Sunday has inspired me to do more patchwork and embroidery. I ¬†also went …

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Update on the redwork

Have bordered it with repro thirties prints. I hope to sandwich it soon and quilt. It will probably be stipple(again!) since that always washes well.

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Redwork

Inspired by some redwork seen at the Aldington Quilt show I decided to do some myself. Fellow quilter Mary kindly gave me all the books and samples she had collected so that I could find out a little bit about the history behind it and stitches used. She even gave me the heart outline to …

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