Take a Stitch Tuesday Challenge Stitch 43 is a fun stitch. Buttonhole wheel cup is raised from the foundation fabric. You start with a buttonhole wheel and work detached buttonhole stitches into the edge building up rows to form a little cup. It is a heap of fun to do, and easily aded to contemporary embroidery pieces or worked as flowers it works particularly well as the middle of a daffodil. You will find the tutorial for buttonhole wheel cup here
How to join in on the Take a Stitch Tuesday challenge
If you are new to hand embroidery the challenge is to learn the stitch. If you are an experienced embroiderer push these stitches in creative manner and share with beginners so they can see what can be done with a little imagination.
Where to share
Stitch a sample, photograph it, put in online on your blog, flickr site, share it on facebook or where ever you hang out online, and leave a comment on the buttonhole wheel cup page with your full web address. Don’t forget the http bit of the web address so that your address becomes a live link so that people can visit your site and see what you have done. Please spread the word about Take a Stitch Tuesday on your social networks.
Feel free to join the TAST facebook group. If you are a hashtag type person use the hashtag #TASTembroidery and #PintangleTAST on places like Instagram etc. The challenge guidelines are on the TAST FAQ page. All stitchers a free to join the challenge and all levels of skill are welcome
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