Fresh starts and gingham checks
I like graph paper. I like to make to-do lists on graph paper so I can draw a tidy little box next to each item and mark it off when the chore is done. That's probably why I like gingham....
Technique Tidbit Thursday: Ric Rac Flower
By Tammydee Here’s how to make a quick and easy Ric-Rac Flower: Supplies: Tacky Glue Chipboard Circle (any size) A length of Ric-Rac (the wider the better and you will trim the excess) A coor…
How to Sew Decorative "Floating" Rickrack Trim and Insertion | WeAllSew
Rickrack trim appears to float off the edge of the fabric with this simple edging and insertion technique. Great for home decor, garments.
A Stitch In Time
A blog dedicated to hand embroidery. I started this blog to keep myself inspired and my fingers stitching. Perhaps others will be tempted to pick up a needle and thread and express themselves. Any hand embroidery made by myself, will be noted. Enjoy!
Rick rack flowers: a tutorial
To create a rick rack flower with six petals I gathered the rick rack ribbon. Pulled the thread... ...a little more. Cut the ribbon and smuggle away the end. An orange bead in the center to complete the flower. The block so far.
I found some old rick-rack that my mom was throwing away (what's that saying? --- "Grandma had it; Mom threw it away; and now I'm buying it back." Well in this case I didn't have to purchase it, but I did need to jump up and snatch it before she stuffed it into the waste-basket.) So I started putting colors together. I have this Simplicity pattern from a loooooooooooong time ago and it shows how to make these funky rick-rack flowers. So this is what I came up with. Not too funky, but…
DIY Beautiful Zig Zag Hair Band
It’s the 1st time you see on the website to use rig rag as material for accessories, you may get inspired for other uses. Rose is a simple project we can try first, you can use it as brooch, hair accessories, or decor for home and fashion. Material you may need for above: Rig Rag […]