Stitched Rose Embellishment
Intermediate | 38 min 47 sec
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Add an element of handwork and romanticism to store-bought clothing with this needlepoint project. Anna introduces you to waste canvas, a fabric that allows you to add a design to any clothing or material. This technique will have you seeing the potential for embellishing all kinds of clothing and materials, especially in this juicy color palette.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 8.5 count waste canvas
  • wool tapestry yarn (Anna Maria used her own line of Anchor Tapestry Wool in palettes ‘Particularly Perfect’ and ‘Luscious Leaves’, Stitched Rose pattern PDF, straight pins, hand sewing needle and thread, fabric scissors, tweezers, garment of your choice (Anna Maria uses a simple jersey knit t-shirt)
  • quilting ruler
  • book
  • or cardboard to separate garment layers
  • iron and plush towel
Learn how to:
  • Use basic needlepoint
  • Use waste canvas
  • Read a needlepoint graph

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on teaching how to stitch a rose into a garment
  • 6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from designer Anna Maria Homer
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Charlotte Goodyear
Wonderful! Not just informative but inspiring as well and really well delivered.
November 28
Suzanne Lammi
Beautiful way to brighten a plain garment.
More than 3 months ago
Julie Plato
I so love the idea of making store bought "boring" clothing something special and individual.
More than 3 months ago