Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Button rose stitch



Button rose stitch is very easy and very attractive .flower am using orange colour pearl cotton anchor thread flower center am putting white bead.

Step two

Do button hole stitch over chain stitch

Step one button rose stitch


First draw a circle .then do for chain stitch in a square shape

Monday, April 25, 2011

In this embroidery i have used alternative chain bar stitch .


I have used pearl cotton double shaded threads for out line birds body.

Flower center are done with french knots .fruits are satin stitch

Embroidery design

I have used this design for my new work

Hand embroidery stitch sampler







Hand embroidery stitch

1) reverse fly stitch .2)alternative chain bar

3)Feather chain stitch 4)Vandyke stitch

5)Patches stitch 6)Knotted cable chain

Thursday, April 21, 2011

One hibiscus plant two types of flower

We have very good collection of hibiscus in our garden.

one of my plant while flowering
two different types of flowers

Yellow shoe flower(hibiscus)

Embroidery sampler red work

Red work embroidery,as simple as its name suggests ,is embroidery with

red cotton thread over white fabric.

I have traced the design to a white cotton fabric

Embroidery design

I have used this design to red work embroidery

Red work watering girl

I began to start the embroidery with back stitch.out line the girl

back stitch.girls frock design lazy daisy. frocks front cross stitch

girls hair split stitch

flowers are button hole stitch and bullion rose stitch

hat stem stitch

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Vandyke stitch

The Vandyke stitch is another braided center stitch.

it is traditionally used a border stitch but could be adapted to fill leaf shapely varying the width as we did here and here