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Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Neckband

Learn to Make a Vintage-Inspired Neckband

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In this web extra from Threads #180, find out how to join a narrow neckband to a blouse neckline with fagoting stitches.

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How to Scale an Embroidery Design Up or Down

How to Scale an Embroidery Design Up or Down

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Learn how easy it can be to scale an embroidery design with this web extra from Threads #179 (June/July 2015).

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Embellish with Beetle Wings

Embellish with Beetle Wings

Create stunning designs with iridescent wings and embroidery.

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Behind the Scenes of Penn & Fletcher

Behind the Scenes of Penn & Fletcher

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Tour the sanctuary of elegant embroidery.

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How to Embellish Garments Using Shisha

How to Embellish Garments Using Shisha

Caryl Rae Hancock devised a quick and clever way to attach shisha with free-machine embroidery.

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Hand-Embroidered Understitching

Hand-Embroidered Understitching

Make the functional fantastic with a hidden embellishment.

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How to Embroider Garments Like Penn & Fletcher

How to Embroider Garments Like Penn & Fletcher

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Masterpiece embroidery has many facets. See more examples of the exquisite embroidery and learn more about the Penn & Fletcher Studio.

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Create a Couched Embroidery Design

Create a Couched Embroidery Design

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Take a simple sketch of ancient architecture that inspires you to your computer and digitize it to create a couched embroidery version for a summer satchel.

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How to Make an Embroidered Clutch

How to Make an Embroidered Clutch

Transform a wool sweater that's seen better days into your new favorite clutch.

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How to Create Free-Motion Embroidery Buttons

How to Create Free-Motion Embroidery Buttons

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Covered buttons offer an easy introduction to machine-embroidered embellishment.

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Silk-Ribbon Embroidery by Machine

Silk-Ribbon Embroidery by Machine

A fast new approach to traditional embroidery with results that look hand sewn.

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Embroiderers, or those who love it--some good news!

Embroiderers, or those who love it--some good news!

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There is going to be a conference on embroidery in November 2011, sponsored by two of the premiere embroidery houses in the world--Penn and Fletcher in New York, and Hand and Lock, London!

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The Bullfighters Jacket

The Bullfighter's Jacket

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Pure eye candy--a magnificent example of gold bullion work for you to savor!

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The Whimsical Creations of Saskia Wassing-Shepherd

The Whimsical Creations of Saskia Wassing-Shepherd

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Bright colors, free-motion embroidery, and a sense of humor combine delightfully in the designer's soft-sculpture animals and furnishings.

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Hooping Tips for Successful Embroidery

Hooping Tips for Successful Embroidery

Discover fresh ideas for ease and accuracy when inserting your fabric in a machine embroidery hoop.

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Video: Manuels Free-Motion Embroidery Technique

Video: Manuel's Free-Motion Embroidery Technique

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An embroidered design starts with a drawing by designer Manuel and ends with the skilled hands and feet and knees of free-motion embroiderer Pancho Martinez.

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