HNW - Getting the pattern right
ckoepp at bga.com
Sun Aug 30 03:16:34 PDT 1998
In some of my embroidery projects, I'm going for complex patterns
(like Celtic knots) or even simple patterns that should be even all
the way around. I don't "eyeball" things very well. Usually, I draw
the little monsters out (or photocopy from another source) and pin
them to the material, then sew through the paper, then rip the paper
out. This has variable results. Sometimes (especially if I wet the
paper first) this works OK. Other times I just end up pulling the
stitching through or otherwise making a mess of things. Either way,
I'm never completely amused by the result.
What creative ways do the rest of you use to embroider patterns onto
a chunk of material?
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