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    French Knot Embroidery

    not a butterfly because I don't really like butterflies and hearts, but perhaps a scottie dog, JRT or a bone? Yes!

    french knot monogram matches fabric print - so love this!

    new lettering style, do this with needle punch?

    // French knots

    this technique is so neat, want to try it -- Draw design, hoop it (big on bottom), feed dogs down, darning foot, sew in spirals -- technique is sew spiral in, sew spiral out, up into next spiral -- which makes French knots by machine. Almost like punch needle effect.

    great fill techniques

    The chinese knot is flatter than the French knot, more shapely, not so twisted. In Chinese embroideries it's seldom used as isolated stitch but generally massed together, often covering large areas.

    French knots: I remember my Aunt Lucy taught me how to do these knots

    Fulton French Knot Pillow, part of the Heirloom Collection designed by Beekman 1802 in Sharon Springs, NY

    Get that French knot exactly where you want it.

    French knot flower vines.

    French knots and buttonhole stitch

    all french knots

    Lily of the Valley Embroidery using French Knots

    French knot how to

    ♒ Enchanting Embroidery ♒ White embroidery on navy blue

    simply stunning.

    Stitching techniques.

    Knotted feather stitch sampler

    Amazing illuminated letter cross-stitch design