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Perle Cotton for Embroidered Nightgowns

I’m having difficulty embroidering and sewing due to a shoulder impingement and attendant tendinitis and nerve pain, but I started embroidering the bodice of a nightie, and I’m chipping away at it as I can. The fabric is a softly … Continue reading

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Embroidery Progress and New Threads

I am doing well on my purse flap. I just have to outline the motif on the left and then I can start filling it in. The woman I was trying to order some variegated Presencia Finca #12 perle cotton … Continue reading

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Choosing Colours for Embroidered Purse Flap

I am trying the Valdani perle and wanted to buy some Presencia Finca perle to try too but with shipping it was too much money for 3 balls. The shipping cost almost $17 (more than the $12 order), so it’s … Continue reading

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New Embroidery Patterns and a Small Floss Order

I don’t really need any embroidery thread but I wanted to try the Valdani perle cotton on the recommendation of Kati Lovasz, the designer of the patterns I bought. I bought two balls of that in Size #12 and I … Continue reading

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Embroidery and Thread Eye Candy

I got captured by the Kate and Rose embroidery patterns and I notice she has a Pinterest board for embroidery which includes lovely little bags or reticules, my favourite small things. Folk purses, folk clothing, I have three large books … Continue reading

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