For those who love hand made lace.
I have learned a knot for use in outlining in pulled thread work, and don't know its name. I learned it from somebody's embroidery knot page, but whose? There are so many out there, plus all those…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Claudia Crowley Nov 15, 2020.
Posted on April 13, 2021 at 11:30am
Squares made with rows of satin stitch and then the resulting squares crossed with a heavy thread. I did the satin stitch in #10 Cebelia because I could not find the #20. So it's all the same. The pattern came from an old picture. I did not invent it.
working on a sampler imitating Lorelei's "white sampler," though these of mine won't be as…Continue
Posted on April 12, 2021 at 12:30pm
Here I've done a somewhat awkward double backstitch center - done without reading glasses and you can tell it in the closeup - and a line of chain sittch ouside the pointy leaves (one on left not done yet).
The new 5-pack of reading glasses is supposed to arrive today, so if any of them break there'll be a backup. I put them on over my regular glasses. A clip-on set of lenses would be nicer, but those things, for unknown reasons, cost in the range of $40 to $50 on Amazon!
Posted on March 26, 2021 at 9:39am — 2 Comments