Thursday, 12 September 2013

Pastel Book Pages [part 1]

If you have been following my blog you will have seen most of the pages before. 
These are the fabrics I used while I taking part in the Take a stitch Tuesday challenge.
Right – breton stitch, braid, lace, beads, hand painted fabric

Left - embroidery stitches on top of a painted flower, painted lace, hand painted fabric.
Right - woven detached chain stitch, back stitch, beads, hand painted fabric.

Left - diamond stitch, dyed laces, beads, sequins, hand painted fabric
Right - embroidery, beads, hand painted fabric 

Right - fly stitch, beads on transfer printed fabric
Left - Dyed lace, tyvek, embroidery and beads on a transfer printed background. Bits of lace were cut out and stitched to the background.

Left - Slipped detached chain stitch, French knots, whipped running stitch, and running stitch.
The pink fabric is a vintage scrap and I used a painting technique on the white fabric.
Right - coral stitch, this I have stitched in green thread  [the stems], buttonhole bar [pink thread], French knots, woven spiders wheel, fly stitch and beads.
The background is a hand painted and stamped fabric.


  1. Apart from just enjoying the eye candy of these pages, I think this book could be a good 'meditation book; look and let your mind wander...
    Happy thoughts will come...

    1. I'm glad you enjoyed looking at it. Happy thoughts here I come..


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