Pattern i112, APRIL FLOWERS by Di van Niekerk for Inspiration Studios, Featuring Ribbon Embroidery
A beautiful bouquet of wildflowers worked over a printed background using hand-painted silk ribbons.
Inspirations Studios describe this project:
"Using a selection of hand-dyed silk ribbons and stranded cotton threads, bring them all together in a rustic glass jar to enjoy all year round.
Worked over an original artwork printed onto linen, available for purchase from Di van Niekerk (and available at our shop separately, see embroidery panel, April Showers), this stunning floral bouquet will brighten up your day, whatever the weather."
This booklet includes complete instructions and full size pattern. 11 pages, full color illustrations and a list of required supplies are all included. The project uses a variety of solid and variegated colors stranded cottons from DMC and hand-dyed silk ribbon, 2mm, 4mm, and 7 mms. We ordered these ribbons from Di van Niekerk, and will have them available soon at our shop.
Close up photo is provided to see stitches in detail. Special techniques and colorwork are shown step by step in photos with explanations and directions. The entire work order is described step by step in details.
Perfect for medium-level to experienced stitchers.