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« on: March 11, 2008 12:09:01 PM »

I want to hand embroider initials on pashminas for my bridal party. Has anyone tried embroidering on pashminas? Is it difficult, will I need stabilizer?

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« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2008 07:46:12 AM »

Mmmm. I've never tried it, but I have embroidered on a moth eaten cashmere sweater- the outside is beautiful, but the inside is pretty ugly because I wasn't careful about the knots. I did not use stabilizer at all and I found it pretty easy to do satin stitch, back stitch, and figured out a little trick for french knots. 

I think it should work, but that's just a guess. Sorry I can't be more helpful!

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