Crewel Embroidery PDF - Lollipop Flowers Pillow Download
Lollipop Flowers was inspired by the mod pop-art of the 1970's. It's a trip back in time. The simple round shape of the flowers atop thin stems of different heights look perky and optimistic. Each little flower has different stitch details but all are very easy to stitch.
Stitches you will need to know: Outline Stitch, Chain Stitch, French Knots, Laid Stitch, Needleweaving, and Satin Stitch. Sounds like a lot but never fear - there are complete and clear illustrations of How-To stitch each one. The pattern also includes close-up photos of the different flowers.
This 19 page PDF pattern includes:
•Complete instructions for cutting fabric, centering and transferring the design to the fabric including 3 methods of transfer - light table/window, dressmaker's tracing paper and Sulky Iron-On Transfer paper
•Complete how-to illustrations of the stitches you will need
•Close-up photos of key design points so it is easy for your to re-create the design
•The design template to transfer to your fabric using tracing paper or light table
•The reversed design template to transfer using a Sulky Iron-on Marker
What you will need to complete your project:
1/2 yard of linen or cotton pillow fabric and 1/2 yard of contrasting pillow backing fabric
Crewel Wool or Cotton Embroidery Floss
Chenille needle (wool) or embroidery needle (cotton)
Regular sewing supplies and embroidery hoop (optional)
Pillow stuffing, sewing thread, and sewing machine to finish your pillow.
Please note: This pattern is a DIGITAL FILE. Shortly after you pay for your pattern, a file link will be e-mailed to you with instructions on how to download your digital pattern.