Tag: hand embroidery


lexicon of embroidery stitches - round 19

Let's look at the new stitches in the lexicon! We are now in round 19 - making it 173 stitch tutorials in the lexicon. All 5 are quite uncommon, so get your fabric out and give them a try :) I have written about Otomi before. It is basically a herringbone stitch worked very closely to cover all of the underlying fabric. Otomi is a very thread-saving stitch! Most of the thread is used in the front while in the back you will only see lines of tiny tiny dots. It takes a bit of practice to get used to this stitch, but when you get in full swing it's so fast!

These stitches made it into this round

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stitch lexicon round 18

I'll keep things short today and go directly to what it's all about this Saturday! The new stitch tutorials are out and online for you to make incredible things using them.

New in the stitch lexicon:

  stitch lexicon round 18  

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Parallel to the lexicon's new stitch additions I host a Sampler Along called The Triangle Sampler Project (yeah I know, I'm so bad with names ^^). Every other week, there is a set of 3 triangles to practice the new stitches added to the lexicon. It's the perfect opportunity to try out the more unusal stitches and incorporate into an actual project. The Sampler Along is hosted on Patreon, a platform to subscribe to an artist monthly, similiar......

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embroidery survey

What's this embroidery survey thing?

Hello fellow embroidery enthusiast. I have been thinking about how to improve the learning experience here on Pumora for the last weeks. If you work alone from home it's getting isolated and your mind starts spinning around certain topics, that mostly no one other than you really care about. Instead of letting my head explode I thought: Hey I could actually ask you! Yes you! My dear reader and fellow embroiderer. To improve Pumora I need your help - your insights - your struggles - your needs. Below is a short embroidery survey and it would help me greatly if you could take the time and fill it out:   ...

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Stitch lexicon round 13

The next round of embroidery stitch tutorials is out in the stitch lexicon. This time it's the following embroidery stitches:

  stitch lexicon round 13 And here is what the 3 triangles for round 13 look like! If you would like to practice these stitches, too, come participate in the triangle sampler project over at Patreon! Every other week there is a new set of 3 triangles which we stitch together and share. triangle sampler round 13  ...

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Stitch Lexicon Round 10

The next round of embroidery stitch tutorials is out in the stitch lexicon. This time it's the following embroidery stitches:

stitch lexicon round 10 And here is what the 3 triangles for round 10 look like! If you would like to practice these stitches, too, come participate in the triangle sampler project over at Patreon! Every other week there is a new set of 3 triangles which we stitch together and share. hand embroidery triangle sampler round 10...

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Stitch Lexicon Round 9

The next round of embroidery stitch tutorials is out in the stitch lexicon. This time it's the following embroidery stitches:

stitch lexicon round 9 And here is what the 3 triangles for round 9 look like! If you would like to practice these stitches, too, come participate in the triangle sampler project over at Patreon! Every other week there is a new set of 3 triangles which we stitch together and share. triangle stitch sampler round 9...

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Stitch Lexicon Round 7

The next round of embroidery stitch tutorials is out in the stitch lexicon. This time it's the following embroidery stitches:

stitch lexicon round 7 And here is what the 3 triangles for round 7 look like! If you would like to practice these stitches, too, come participate in the triangle sampler project over at Patreon! Every other week there is a new set of 3 triangles which we stitch together and share. triangle sampler round 7...

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Stitch lexicon round 6

The next round of embroidery stitch tutorials is out in the stitch lexicon. This time it's the following embroidery stitches:

stitch lexicon round 6 And here is what the 3 triangles for round 6 look like! If you would like to practice these stitches, too, come participate in the triangle sampler project over at Patreon! Every other week there is a new set of 3 triangles which we stitch together and share. term06d  ...

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