Friday, September 2, 2011

More new stitches

I tried 3 more new needlepoint stitches on my second design for Sharon's Sumptuous Surface class. The first one is the renaissance stitch. It was on my to-do-list for a long time and this embroidery was a great excuse to give it a try. The second one is brick filling, a very easy stitch.

The last one is the old Florentine stitch. I adapted it a little by adding some straight stitches between the rows.

In case you're curious about my second design, here's a sneak peek of the bottom left corner.

1 comment:

  1. Neat! Love the purple thread. One of these days or years, I'll get it together to do a journal of stitches....ummm, maybe....


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