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7 edition of Two-Hour Silk Ribbon Embroidery found in the catalog.

Two-Hour Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Over 200 Designs

by Melissa Williams

  • 297 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Sterling Pub Co Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Embroidery,
  • Needlework - Embroidery,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Silk ribbon embroidery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9755122M
    ISBN 100806987154
    ISBN 109780806987156
    OCLC/WorldCa42003860

    Sandwich the wet ribbon between several layers of white paper towels and press gently with your hands to remove excess water. A handful of larger templates highlight suggested stitch to get your creativity flowing, but the most beautiful designs are sure to be the ones you create on your own. Um… I think if you launched this easily into silk ribbon embroidery, you should have no problems at all trying your hand at goldwork! It's unique in its combination of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork in the outstanding design.

    Set your iron to its lowest setting. A handful of larger templates highlight suggested stitch to get your creativity flowing, but the most beautiful designs are sure to be the ones you create on your own. Let me clarify: silk does not shrink, per se—that is, the silk fibers will not shrink as cotton or wool tends to do; however, the weave can tighten, which will reduce the size of the ribbon. Another reason to pre-wash is to shrink your ribbon. Preparation Pre-wash your fabric and your silk ribbons, but do so separately, in case the silk is not colorfast and bleeds when wet. Instead, keep things off-balance.

    Another reason to pre-wash is to shrink your ribbon. Ribbon Placement Press the first few inches of ribbon in a normal fashion. Celtic Knot. I have been needlepointing a Bible cover and I am just about finished, so I thought maybe I would try an embroidered cover after seeing one of your posts on them. Remove the ribbon from the water—but do not squeeze or wring it. Best of luck!


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Two-Hour Silk Ribbon Embroidery book

Set your iron to its lowest setting. In the center of the roses are little French knots out of gold Madeira silk floss. Not everyone uses a hoop for silk ribbon embroidery, but you can. Then lay the iron directly on the flattened ribbon and pull the ribbon toward you, so it slides underneath the iron.

Instead, keep things off-balance. The easiest way to do this is to gently pinch the ribbon, pulling it through your fingertips. A handful of larger templates highlight suggested stitch to get your creativity flowing, but the most beautiful designs are sure to be the ones you create on your own. When designing a pattern, keep in mind that flowers and leaves look better in clusters of odd numbers.

Ribbon Placement Press the first few inches of ribbon in a normal fashion. Let me clarify: silk does not shrink, per se—that is, the silk fibers will not shrink as cotton or wool tends to do; however, the weave can tighten, which will reduce the size of the ribbon. A wonderful book!

It's unique in its combination of ribbon embroidery and stumpwork in the outstanding design. There are many books on the subject of creating Celtic knots, as well as websites that offer free instruction. Silk becomes extremely fragile when wet, so be gentle when washing it.

You can also find free designs to copy or trace. It is suitable for first-time embroiderers as well as those who wish to learn brand-new techniques. Celtic Knots Celtic knots make beautiful embroidery motifs. Drain the water and rinse the sink of all shampoo residue, then fill it with clean water.

Each stitch is described and illustrated in detail—and all of the projects can be completed in fewer than six steps! Again, never squeeze or wring the ribbons! Loosely wind it into a mass about the size of your hand. Drop the ribbon back in the water and agitate it with your fingers to get all the shampoo out.

Any fabric can be dressed up with a few well-placed stitches. Knowing nothing about embroidery and especially ribbon embroidery, I typed the supply list into a search engine, ordered the products, and waited on bated breath to begin my new project!

You will'll learn a wide variety of stitches, from vines and flower petals to latticework and lines that evoke flames. Sold out An Encyclopedia of Crazy Quilt Stitches and Motifs Gives quilters the confidence to use luscious fabrics in their own crazy quilt and embellish it with embroidery and charms.

Of course, after purchasing all of the supplies, I went on to read about the horrors of silk ribbon embroidery…the fraying, tearing, etc. For example, you might want to couch the ribbon, or gather it, or stitch it onto the fabric.

Ribbon Embroidery How To

When working with embroidery floss, switch to a smaller needle. In other words, hold onto the ribbon on both sides of the iron, pulling it toward you, so it passes beneath the iron without twisting. Celtic Knot. In these cases, use floss that closely matches the color of your ribbon. Use your fingers to agitate the water, swishing the ribbon around.

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