Monday, January 13, 2014


January's Block.

mostly used one strand of DMC floss.  
Silk thread used for turquoise fantasy swirl in middle panel 
and lazy daisy stitches below it

here are some closeups:
Herringbone, lazy daisy, french knots

buttonhole, pistol stitch, beads

pink and yellow seam treatment: lazy daisy (pink) + fly stitch (yellow)
swirly motif: stem stitch, beads
fantasy flowers : stem stitch, lazy daisy stitch, french knots

pistol stitch fantasy flowers with french knots in middle (yellow)
bullion roses and lazy daisy leaves
cast on stitch roses (lavender)
french knots
rounded seam: fly stitch with stars (straight stitch) and lazy daisy loops

1 comment:

  1. So beautiful. I look forward to seeing your works as the year goes on. I am happy to have found your blog.