Machine Embroidery completed for early February 2020.

maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

Hollyhock pes file from Tarina Etsy store. 25K+ stitch count, 3.5- by 9-inches.  Stitched on a lightweight 13-inch by 19-inch rectangular (beige) purchased place mat. Puckering a problem. Used one layer on cut-away stabilizer on the bottom and wash-away on top. Cut-away secured within positional hoop. Place mat floated above. Stabilizers and place mat machine basted together as first step of stitching. Brother PE800. New Brothread.

maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

Owls in loves on light green table mat

Owls in love with balloons.

Owls Valentine and I Love You Balloons from Embroidery Designs. Owls: 18K+ stitches, 6- by 4-inches. Balloons: 6K stitches, 4- by 4-inches. Stitched on a lightweight 13-inch by 19-inch rectangular (light green) purchased place mat. Puckering a problem. Used one layer on cut-away stabilizer on the bottom and wash-away on top. Cut-away secured within positional hoop. Place mat floated above. Stabilizers and place mat machine basted together as first step of stitching. Brother PE800. New Brothread.

 pussywillow on dark blue kitchen towel

pussywillow on dark blue kitchen towel

Pussy willow branch from Royal Present designs. 7K stitches, 5- by 2-inches. Stitched on a dark blue 15- by 25-inch kitchen dish towel. Used wash-away stabilizer bottom and top. Magnetic hoop. Brother PE800. New Brothread.

Starry snowflakes on dark blue table mat

Starry snowflakes on dark blue table mat

Moon and Snowflakes. Urban Design UT21685. 21K stitches, 5- by 12-inches Stitched on a medium weight 13-inch by 19-inch rectangular (dark blue) purchased place mat. Puckering a slight problem. This place mat had a stiffer interior feel to it then the beige and light green place mats. Used one layer on cut-away stabilizer on the bottom and wash-away on top. Stitched on magnetic hoop, repositioning after the moon was stitched in order to stitch the hanging snowflakes. Place mat placed between the two layers of wash-away stabilizer. Magnetic placed onto the hoop to secure the place mat-stabilizers together, as first step of stitching machine basted. Brother PE800. New Brothread.

 

Thread within the moon starts as a light-gray-blue through to bright-snow-white.  Snow flakes are bright-snow-white.

witch hazel on dark blue kitchen towel

witch hazel on dark blue kitchen towel

Witchhazel branch, Embroidery Online design. 8K stitches, 2- by 4-inches. Stitched on a dark blue 15- by 25-inch kitchen dish towel. Used wash-away stabilizer bottom and top. Magnetic hoop. Brother PE800. New Brothread.

 

witch hazel

witch hazel