So pleasurable to yield a tiny needle for this embroidery.
It is in an eight inch hoop for scale.
I did all of the coneflowers first, as you see.
I'm using three strands of DMC floss.
I still didn't get to the binding for this QOV yet but the urge is coming soon! In the meantime, Lena is letting me know I have infrin...
This is going to be such a pretty piece!ReplyDelete
The embroidery makes just the right texture for the flower centers. (A rabbit ate the tops off of all my coneflowers…I hope they come back and manage to bloom like this at some point this summer!)ReplyDelete
So pretty. Different stitches sure make the piece come alive!ReplyDelete
Great start! I can't do that kind of stitching to save my life. It really is a talent.ReplyDelete
It’s going to be a beautiful piece!ReplyDelete
It's been a long time since I did crewel work. Can't wait to see your progress.ReplyDelete
That is going to be very pretty when it's finished.ReplyDelete