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How to? How to make first steps in the cross-stitching? How to do a French Knot? How do I care about my embroidery? Let`s find out!
Stem Stitch
13/07/2018
Stem Stitch
Stem stitch is one of the most popular types of decorative stitches. It is used in cross stitch to accentuate something or embroider certain elements, for instance, fragments of flowers, grass, etc...
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Basic rules of embroidery
30/11/2017
Basic rules of embroidery
The following simple rules will help you make sure your embroidery is neat and the process is easy and pleasurable:Wash your hands every time you start embroidering. Doing so will make it much easie..
Do-it-yourself cross stitch bookmark
11/10/2017
Do-it-yourself cross stitch bookmark
We will walk you through the process of making an embroidered bookmark based on Patterned needlework fabric "Dandelion" sample.Start with selecting the threads. Leftover threads from your Mo..
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How Do I Care About My Embroidery?
06/10/2016
How Do I Care About My Embroidery?
Here comes a last stitch for your picture! Finally :)) Time for some polishing and fine-tuning to hang it on the wall or present your piece of art to your significant other. You and your neighbours..
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Buttonhole stitch in detail
06/08/2016
Buttonhole stitch in detail
Buttonhole stitch is a marginal stitch variety. It applies to processing margins both for embroidery and knitted fabric. We will start with explaining basic types of the buttonhole stitch. Prior to p..
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What? French Knot? – Take it easy ;-)
14/07/2016
What? French Knot? – Take it easy ;-)
French knot is a little yet critical item indispensable for certain embroideries. Such a knot is extremely necessary, if the cross looks too big while a pearlet sounds rough. It is easy to perform, a ..
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Types of Ornamental Stitching
12/03/2015
Types of Ornamental Stitching
The simplest stitches The simplest stitches dominate any types of embroidery. Rushnyk (an embroidered towel), hemstitch, Rococo (queen) embroidery make use of those stitches, and ribbon and beaded em..
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First Steps in the Cross-Stitching
09/03/2015
First Steps in the Cross-Stitching
Let's stitch! A convenient stitchings starts with marking on canvas. Spacing 10 cells per step is the most convenient option. To mark a pattern, you typically use special markers. There are of two va..
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