Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Elegant Stitches,great reference book, hand embroidery progress....




Strawberries n' Chocolate, crazy quilt style, sewing kit progress being made! I have add hand embroidery; stem, feather, cross, straight and french knot, etc.
 You can see my trusty copy of Elegant Stitches by Judith Baker Montano, never far from my reach when I am embroidering.
For inspiration in embroidery and finishing projects visit Sharon B's Pintangle WIP .




8 comments:

  1. Great progess! I love Elegant Stitches also and have it out now with my cuurent "crazy" project.

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    1. Thank you, I'm glad you have that book too!

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  2. I have another of her books - The Crazy Quilt Handbook, and it is also full of inspiration and great stitch combinations. You have added a lot of elegant stitches to your Strawberries 'n Chocolate.

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    1. Thank you. You have one of her books too!

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  3. I have that book too (actually I think I have every book that JBM has ever done)...it's also one of my favourite resources. Did I mention before that I love the name 'Strawberries and Chocolate'?

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    1. Thank you. Yes, JBM has done a lot for the embroidery world.

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  4. I love these jewel like colours you use Janie.....

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