8 hoop, hand embroidered colorful garden elephant on canvas. Single and double thread embroidered. Done with a variety of threads & stitches. Wrapped in a beautiful silk yarn and finished off in the back with a pretty fabric and matching cording.
Long and Short Stitch Shading Lesson 6: A Simple Leaf
Hand embroidery takes this simple knit cardigan from plain vanilla to spectacular. I've saved two or three patterns I could embellish like this. (Okay, I probably have a hundred patterns I could spiff up like this!