More to explore:
Fun ideas for hand embroidery
embroidery -handstitching tutorial:: so easy and so fun!!
Hand stitching tutorial - some good ideas.
Handstitching tutorial: Awesome pattern transfer idea!
handstitching tutorial really like the sewing machine
amazing DIY: and a cute blog too
Stitching // omg Julia this was the final push to inspire me to start embroidering, tooooooo. Going to the craft store tomorrow.
Red Birds by Jantze Tullett - Another cute tote bag idea
Fun with Foam Printing - Easy Tutorial
How to Start and End your Stitching - Leigh-Ann
Really easy lesson on how to hand stitch messages onto cards. I will definitely try this!
***I like the idea of using varied colors of thread when doing simple stitching!
~ Victoria Belcher - Serenity - hand embroidery in cotton perle on cotton background with wool felt applique
How to Sew a Simple Blouson Dress - Tutorial - ONE little MOMMA - this pattern is so flattering even if you don't have a waist!
Frosted pane skirt & bolero - patterns available on Kelly's site. This is soooo adorable.
Blue Birds & Posies