Freestanding lace is so beautiful and easy to stitch in the
hoop. Impress your friends and family with these FSL projects. They might not
believe that you made them!
There are so many options for freestanding lace, everything
from 3D ornaments to tiny jewelry. All you need is an embroidery design
digitized for FSL and you are good to go. Need a refresher? This tutorial
In its purest form, FSL is stitched
out on water-soluble stabilizer. Once rinsed, you are left with gorgeous
embroidery like the FSL
Chapel from Art
Embroidery. Not all lace is white, which means you can change the flower
colors from spring to winter Poinsettias.
An entire doily, like the Colored
Waratah Doily from All
Stitches n Paint, can be stitched right in the hoop. Added color stops
allow you to change up the color scheme or, you could stitch the entire doily
in one color if you like.