Floral designs are particularly lovely. These techniques will make them a year-round delight!
I believe most people appreciate the beauty of embroidered flowers but there are ways to make them even more extraordinary.
Stitch on Mylar
Flower petals often shimmer in sunlight. Mylar imitates this delicate natural phenomenon in designs specifically digitized for the technique.
With an abundance of pretty floral fabrics, it only makes sense to fussy cut flower motifs to use in applique designs like Amazing Applique Quilt Blocks from Ovistin in Africa. The designs finish off with delicate lace-like edging for a true work of art.
Bold on Black
If you want to make a brightly embroidered design really stand out, stitch it on a black background. Brightly colored threads in Butterfly Blocks in Style from Kreations by Kara are almost luminescent
Add a Monogram
Monograms and floral accents are trademarks of traditional heirloom style. Stitching Cassandras Whitework Alphabet from Graceful Embroidery in soft pastels on a light silk dupioni background makes for a personalized gift unlike any other.
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