Embroidery has a lengthy history, as adornment, embellishment and hobby for nimble hands. This blog showcases the embroidery styles that I have mastered, as well as the styles that I am still learning. From medieval to modern, European to American, simple to complex, read all about my journeys with string.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Motif of the Week
I used this motif to practice the plaited braid stitch, doing the stem in goldwork. My stitches are getting more and more uniform with every project!
I will need to do something gold towards the top of the motif, in order to balance it out. I am thinking spangles...