Section 38 of the For the Love of Stitching Sampler

Section 37 of  the For Love of Stitching Band Sampler was worked in  February of 2009 just after the Victorian Fires. The Fires made a huge impact on me at the time as in 2003 we came close to losing our home in the Canberra fires. The  For Love of Stitching Band …

Free Embroidery Stitch Book online

Embroidery Stitches by M.E. Wilkinson is available online free at the Internet Archive. I selected to download it as PDF file but you can view this book via a number of options. It is 216 pages of embroidery stitches illustrated by drawings. Published in 1912 as with any book of …

Sumptuous Surface Embroidery class about to close

Just a quick heads up notice. My next online class Sumptuous Surface Embroidery is about to close. Probably in the next 24 hours as places are limited. This class is nearly full Details are here The next class off the rank will Encrusted Crazy Quilting. If you are interested in this class in …

For the Love of Stitching Sampler band 548

This area is part of section 37 on the For Love of Stitching band sampler.  Size: The For Love of Stitching Band Sampler is 15 cm (6 inches) wide. It consists of different strips of fabric which are are stitched together to form one long strip. It currently measures 24.8 yards or 22.75 metres long …

Friday Freebie Corticelli Home Needlework online

Happy Easter everyone! I said in my blog move I found some gems in the archive this is first of few wonderful rediscoveries. I hope you enjoy it for this weeks Friday freebie. I think readers will enjoy this delicious link. Corticelli Home Needlework which was published in 1898 is …