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paper embroidery design ideas
Embroidery stitches ,French Knot ...
背守（せもり せまもり）の刺し見本 stitch samples for semamori (ornamental stitches or appliqués sewn on the back of baby’s kimono in order to ward off the evil) Interesting tattoo ideas...
embroidery - pattern reminds me of stalks of grain or algea. Love the colors, too.
Stitch sample. Hand stitch on hand made
I ❤ embroidery . . . Seam Designs for crazy quilt
Stiches / Amulets for Children
Nice! Looks like appliqué on a printed fabric, worked over with embroidery!
.Interesting use of stiches. Would be nice to see the whole piece to see where it is going.
Embroidery Stitches, she teaches you how to do everyone of these in their basic form, then tells you how to do the variations.
Stitching // omg Julia this was the final push to inspire me to start embroidering, tooooooo. Going to the craft store tomorrow.
pretty poppies! I really want to do this! I grew up on "Poppy St". I have a painting of poppies now I need to embroid. poppies. :)
embroidery - I like the way this produces a varied, almost thread-painted look, but with such a strong, regular stitch texture
i think i'm becoming a bit obsessed with this simple embroidery (yup, simple? let's see if i actually DO this.)