Category Archives: Embroidery

Crewel Work Embroidery

Crewel Work was one of the traditional hand embroidery techniques I studied at the Royal School of Needlework. This is a surface embroidery technique in which decorative stitches are embroidered, using a fine twisted wool thread known as crewel wool, usually on … Continue reading

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A Ring Cushion of Gold

A good friend of mine was getting married and asked if I would embroider matching covers for 3 photo albums, a memory box and a ring cushion. The background fabric was the deep scarlet red silk dupion of the bride’s … Continue reading

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