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LuthienBlack
« on: January 30, 2013 03:35:50 PM »



I designed this flower to feature Hallandssom embroidery, which is a Swedish style of lattice embroidery. It was so much fun to stitch, and I like how cheery it is! I also made a version into a biscornu for a swap:



As always, there is more info on my blog: http://needleandcloth.wordpress.com/2013/01/30/taking-the-plunge/
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« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2013 03:56:04 PM »

Very interesting.  I'd like to try this sometime.
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« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2013 04:19:32 PM »

A lovely showcase for the stitch. You totally make me want to try it.
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« Reply #3 on: January 30, 2013 08:30:30 PM »

Beautiful and inspiring!
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« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2013 08:54:13 PM »

Such an interesting stitch and I like the way you used it on the pincushion too.
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« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2013 03:19:00 AM »

Very beautiful -- I love that stitch, and you have done it very well!
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« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2013 05:16:27 AM »

Very interesting, and the biscornu is lovely Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: February 03, 2013 06:33:55 AM »

Wow! So pretty!
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« Reply #8 on: February 15, 2013 12:47:25 AM »


Oh my goodness these are just gorgeous. A very beautiful form of stitiching I hadn't seen before so thank you for sharing your work on here. You had a very lucky swap partner!

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« Reply #9 on: February 28, 2013 07:06:21 PM »

Your stitching is very pretty!  I'm a bit jealous.
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