donderdag 16 juli 2009

Contemporary embroidery 1

Contemporary embroidery is the Stitch Explorer challenge for July. Sharon wrote about unusual background to work on, so I searched for my first-aid box. I didn't need to think twice about the stitch to use, because I wanted to try this one. I used 5 threads of DMC for the interwoven diagonal cross stitch and 2 threads for the French knots. It's a pity I cannot use it any more when I need it!

3 opmerkingen:

  1. that stitch looks nice - i'm going to have to try it on something!

  2. Goed idee, borduren op pleister en de steek ziet er ook goed uit. Ik ben nog aan het nadenken over ondergrond en/of alternatief borduurmateriaal.

  3. beautiful stitch..thanks for the link..will definitely give a try..