A frenzy of French knots! Someone has an addiction. Her name is Chrissy (aka Whimsipoppy) and she's been making these beautiful explosions of French knots! They caught my eye while flipping through photos on Instagram. Wish you could master the French knot? I bet a dollar you will with this fool-proof French knot tuto
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At the last meeting of the Embroiderers' Guild, I was given a little project to take home. It was several candlewicking pieces that required only Colonial Knots. I had never heard of that before, so I learned it and now I'll show you! : ) So welcome back to another edition of 'Saturday Stitches' where you watch me teach myself to embroider! you can see all posts by clicking on 'Tutorials' at the very top of my blog A Colonial Knot is a little different that a French Knot. It doesn't make…
Stem Stitch Rose with Knotted Center - Tutorial
Today's stitching time was spent playing with a couple of stitches in the company of one of my favorite embroidery books and my doodle cloth. The book is written in Japanese, so I can't make out a word from the instructions, but the photos and diagrams are almost sufficient to understand the stitches. Almost. To make out the rest of the "secrets", there's always the doodle cloth :) There was a cute little flower in the book, starting with some sort of a knot (if you know its proper name…
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