Crewel Embroidery

Explore a collection of stunning crewel embroidery designs and get inspired to create your own masterpiece. Discover tips, techniques, and ideas to take your embroidery skills to the next level.
Embroidery Designs, Crewel Embroidery, Patchwork, Embroidery Patterns, Embroidery Stitches, Crewel Embroidery Patterns, Crewel Embroidery Kits, Embroidery And Stitching, Embroidery Thread

I promised to show you this, my crewel embroidery piece 'Tree of Life' started and completed in the mid 1970's. I recall it took me perhaps a couple of years, picking it up now and then between family and work commitments when we lived in Massachusetts. I bought it as a kit - complete with the skeins of wools in beautiful colors, printed Belgian linen, and stitch instructions - offered by one of the most admired American stitchery women ever, the late Elsa Williams. After a lengthy search…

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Janet Bentley
Quilts, Quilting, Crewel Embroidery, Types Of Embroidery Stitches, Sewing Embroidery Designs, Basic Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Stitches Beginner, Embroidery Thread, Embroidery And Stitching

Little by little I've mentioned in my posts some mistakes that you might be making as a hand embroidery beginner and warned you from some other things that you can do as a rookie. But all of it is scattered around the blog, so I thought it is a high time I make a compilation and gather all of that in one place. So here we go! The list of the most common mistakes as a hand embroidery beginner: 1. Not taking your fabric out of the hoop after stitching session So, let's say, you have an…

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Adrienne James
Ornament, Quilts, Patchwork, Embroidery Designs, Vintage Embroidery, Crewel Embroidery, Hand Embroidery, Crewel Embroidery Patterns, Crewel Embroidery Kits

It's true. I'm a sucker for embroidered pomegranates! The pomegranate has been around in the art world as a symbol for centuries upon centuries, thanks, most likely, to Proserpina, who couldn't keep her little paws off those tiny seeds. It's one of those symbols that pops up unexpectedly in ar

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Diane Manton ✤

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