"Beautiful vintage blue canning jars which I've transformed into unique hanging solar yard & patio lights! I've up-cycled a standard size vintage zinc canning jar lid, to hold the solar lighting unit and I've added a wire hanging bail to the jar. The hanger is very strong and sturdy, it won't come off unless you take wire cutters and take it off. Each solar lid is handmade by me.The solar LED light is waterproof and completely automatic. It comes on when it is dark and shuts off when it's…
In hand embroidery, there are many ways you can fill a shape. Battlement couching is a particularly colorful way to fill up an area on your embroidery project. This detailed, step-by-step tutorial will show you how easy battlement couching is!
Laced Lattice Stitches can be used in hand embroidery as a filling. By lacing a grid of long stitches, you can provide interest, texture, and a whole new look to your embroidery projects. This step-by-step stitch tutorial will show you how!:
Isobel Moor | rain-over-torridon "I am inspired by colour and spaces, pattern and intricate detail. I love the lines of fields and hillsides, the expanse of wild landscapes and seascapes, the greens and blues of the sea, the details of leaves and shells, and the pattern of tree branches against the sky"