More to explore:
Embroidery Tea Cup!
Trellis Stitch Tea Cup - other embroidery stitch experiments at this blog
Lots of stitching tut's...
My grandma used all these and more crazy quilt stitches. She was an incredible quilter!
crazy quilt stitches
crazy quilting link is wrong but I love this chart and the site has some amazing things.
So pretty - love the blue and yellow, and the little flower on the lower wing!
I ❤ embroidery . . . Seam Designs for crazy quilt
Stitching // omg Julia this was the final push to inspire me to start embroidering, tooooooo. Going to the craft store tomorrow.
***I like the idea of using varied colors of thread when doing simple stitching!
Feather stitch. The fish are hilarious... still chuckling ... would make a great patch on my crazy quilt
Bead Embroidery Stitch Samplers 130 - Japanese Pattern Book for Women - CRK design, Yasuko Endo - B920. $27.50, via Etsy.
Embroidery Stitches, she teaches you how to do everyone of these in their basic form, then tells you how to do the variations.
i think i'm becoming a bit obsessed with this simple embroidery (yup, simple? let's see if i actually DO this.)
A thin, single skein alapaca scarflet. The pattern is Cross-Stitch Scarf from the book "101 Designer One-Skein Wonders", and the yarn is Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Chunky in the colorway Havasu.