Categories: Ethnic Embroidery, Hardanger

06/14/15

Permalink 09:46:00 pm, by juli Email , 207 words   English (US) utf8
Categories: Hardanger, Cyberstitchers, Pulled Thread

My First Hardanger Project - No Longer A UFO

Years ago when I decided to make a Hardanger wedding sampler for my brother and sister-in-law, I decided I should practice Hardanger in another project first.  I found a simple beginners piece in the much missed Classic Stitches magazine called Christm… more »

09/24/12

Permalink 04:23:00 pm, by juli Email , 307 words   English (US) utf8
Categories: Ethnic Embroidery, Sashiko

Sashiko

I ran into this guy and his real life Sashiko repaired backpack at a local cafe and he was nice enough to let me take a picture of it.  He had never heard of Sashiko, it was just how he'd figured out how to repair his pack, but he was interested to… more »

01/20/07

Permalink 12:39:00 am, by admin Email , 94 words   English (US) utf8
Categories: Ethnic Embroidery

Finished my Hamsa

I finished my hamsa project last night, this is the one that was inspired by Take A Stitch Tuesday's picking Herringbone Stitch. It looks great, I'm really happy with it. I haven't washed it yet, so you can still see faint tracing lines. (I used wash… more »