Yo-Yos and Couching: Two Easy-to-Do Embellishment Techniques

Yo-Yos and Couching: Two Easy-to-Do Embellishment Techniques

Couching is simply sewing a heavy thread in place with a finer thread. Its a retro technique, too, that was originally done by hand, but it works beautifully by machine as well. I use a zigzag stitch to secure the heavy thread in place.

Tutorial: 5 Simple Blanket Stitch Variations

DIY 5 Blanket Stitch Variations and Tutorials from coletterie here. I post a lot of DIYs that use blanket stitch from clothing using fleece . - DIY and Crafts

I love this image. The way they have filled in an image with embroidery opened up a whole level of inspiration for me to fill in, or outline an image using embroidery/beading techniques.

For the love of floral. Embroidery by Jose Ignacio Romussi Murphy. - *Dressed Take this coupon and travels to the José Ignacio, Uruguay.

I love this image. The way they have filled in an image with embroidery opened up a whole level of inspiration for me to fill in, or outline an image using embroidery/beading techniques.

For the love of floral. Embroidery by Jose Ignacio Romussi Murphy. - *Dressed Take this coupon and travels to the José Ignacio, Uruguay.

Check out the incredible work of Julie Sarloutte -- her stitched portraits are such beautiful examples of drawing with textiles.

Check out the incredible work of Julie Sarloutte -- her stitched portraits are such beautiful examples of drawing with textiles. Looks like Irene Adler from BBC sherlock

embroidery - love the texture

Love this pattern! Pattern is drawn onto raw hemp. Stitches are kept basic, colour, symmetry and form are most important.

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