Category: embroidery

feather embroidery
embroidery

feather embroidery

My lovely hens left me a lot of beautiful feathers during molt (chicken and other birds partially loose their feathers once a year to regrow new ones, like we loose...

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March 11, 2015
drawing with needles
embroidery

drawing with needles

My daughter stood still for a scribbled portrait some month ago. She was so excited that I could really do this, that she made me draw a portrait of her....

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March 4, 2015
Reconsidering
embroidery, felt

Reconsidering

At the beginning of every project, there is an idea. Sometimes it circles around my head a long time before I have a clear vision of it, sometimes I can...

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January 21, 2015
storing preciousness
diy, embroidery, knitting

storing preciousness

January is for organizing - sorting through storage - planning - tidying up over here. I want to show you some of my storage "containers" for precious craft things.

1. the...

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January 12, 2015
Portrait
embroidery

Portrait

Some weeks ago I showed you a preview of a piece of embroidery I was doing. Since it has been a christmas present, I didn't want to risk the recepient...

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December 25, 2014
Ganders and felt stars
embroidery, knitting

Ganders and felt stars

Contains Advertisement The gander socks are making progress. I'm working at the second sock now and left the grafting of the toe for later (because I love grafting so much, that...

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December 18, 2014
new pattern: snowflake felt ornaments
embroidery, felt

new pattern: snowflake felt ornaments

This collection of felt tree ornaments comes with 7 different patterns and 1 variation. Step-by-Step pictures and written instructions make it very easy to progress through this pattern. The ornaments range...

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December 9, 2014
secret embroidery
embroidery

secret embroidery

This is a first for me: embroidering people - especially portraits. Drawing portraits is very difficult for me because I never got the hang of it to get the right impression...

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November 25, 2014
the making of a snowflake
embroidery

the making of a snowflake

Last week I showed you my new snowflake project. Over the weekend I finished it and took some progress photos. I was unsure wether I should leave the stitches monochrome...

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November 17, 2014
Snowflake Papercuts
embroidery

Snowflake Papercuts

I have this bag filled with papercuts. I swear they multiply in there! So many of my mandala embroidery patterns take their beginning in this plain breakfast paper bag.

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November 15, 2014