Just about everyone loves to collect patches, using designs found online, you can turn your embroidery machine into a patch making machine!
Canvas work is one of the oldest forms of embroidery. Bargello, or Florentine stitch is a great way of starting canvas work. Scroll to the end for a free chair seat pattern to get you started.
A lot of my hobbies have come and gone or have changed and evolved over the years. There is only one of those hobbies for which my love has only deepened and has stayed with me ever since I was 5 years old and my...
If you're feeling stressed out as a result of the general frustrations that gradully buid up in your everyday life, you could do much worse than to try your hand at counted cross stitch. I can practically guarantee if...
Step-by-step guide (with pictures) to making the lazy daisy stitch in hand embroidery. Includes tips on perfecting the stitch and ideas for fun alterations to the lazy daisy stitch.
crafts and handiwork; ribbon embroidery; stumpwork; counted cross-stitch; The basic, beginner stitches are easy to learn, but mastery of this deceptively simple art-form can take years of dedication.
If you cross stitch as much as I do you jump at the chance to get a free pattern. Here online there are many patterns for you to choose from ranging from beginner to experienced.
This article is going to take you through a 101 of long stitch for all those needlecraft enthusiasts, long stitch beginners and those who simply wish to know more about the needlecraft itself. It includes how to get...
If you like arts and crafts, and working with fabric, you'll love this Hub! Be sure to check out the picture gallery too. It features many creative works of art by this talented self-taught artist.
Love lace? Have an embroidery machine or looking at one? Lace making is super easy when you've got the right tools!