More to explore:
Woodgrain Hoop by Megan Van Sipe, I always thought embroidery was so boring - but then you see patterns like this that make you fall in love with that old craft.
Cutie Patootie! www.flickr.com/ph...
♒ Enchanting Embroidery ♒ detail of floral embroidery on antique American gown, 1876-78 -- on display in Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
I would use these flowers on the top of a pen and use it in a centerpiece...
Organization makes me happy. And this is a perfect way to keep all the embroidery floss managed!
Hand Embroidered Tea Towel - Be Mine Heart $10
Someday... I won't have to feel a twinge of guilt using that *one* super cute skein of yarn that I bought from the clearance rack. There can be a constant influx of delightful fibers!
Embroidery monogram patterns from 1950 :: by Vakuoli
LOVE. Must do this with the great big vintage lamp I have, that I can't find a cool shade for!!
I've been wanting to do something like this forever. Too many things to make! This would be quick, though.
Vintage Summer by Jeni Baker, via Flickr Looks like sunshine.
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I think this is called Swedish embroidery.