Saturday, 7 January 2012

A little bit of sewing

I managed to fit in an evening of stitching before I went back to work on Tuesday and made these cute little trees.  The felt is raspberry fizz from papertrey ink and the buttons are from my stash.  I did the embroidery with 3 strands of anchor thread - some of the threads date back to the 50's as my mum gave them to me and some had been her mum's.  I did blanket stitch around the edges.

Close up of the lazy daisy stitching
A few buttons from my stash!

and a few french knots

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  1. Love these Jane, they are fab! Jules x

  2. These are wonderful Jane - is there no end to your talents?!! Vicky x