Monday, August 12, 2013

Embroider, Embellish, Create update 2

It’s been almost a month since I stitched on my cloth! This weekend I stitched the seams at the edge of block 4. I started with alternating barred chain stitch in cotton a broder.
Then I added French knots with perle 5.
On the last part of the edge I stitched crested chain stitch with perle 12. It wasn’t easy to connect 6 layers of fabric this way!
Take a closer look at block 4 with embroidered edges here.


  1. six layers of fabric....yes, it can be difficult I know. You have made such a wonderful job of this though

  2. Misschien reageer ik de laatste tijd niet zo vaak, maar ik geniet telkens weer van de foto's van je bijzondere borduurwerk!

  3. You've done a great job using these different stitches.

  4. It's nice to come back to a project one has put aside for some time.
    You have stitched these pieces nicely, but it must have been a tough job with all those layers.

  5. I wondered what had happened to this piece, good to see you are back making lovely seams

  6. Het blijft altijd weer een feestje om naar je mooie werk te kijken.

  7. Six layers is a lot! Looking forward to seeing more of your cloth.


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