Category: Hardanger

Blue Flowers table runner

blue flowers

This is a Permin of Copenhagen embroidery kit, design no. 63-9628. Finished size is 11 by 24.5 inches. Threads that came within the kit were for an all white worked piece. I switched out to using DMC size… Read more

Calla Lillies and Cattails

Calla Lilies

This Permin of Copenhagen embroidery design (no. 63-5607) is worked on a finished piece of fabric (flower spray design is print on the fabric and the woven border is already done). Purchased from artsanddesign.com as a kit, this… Read more

Hardanger with Tulips, a needlework design

Hardanger Tulips
Hardanger with Tulips design is a counted needlework embroidery presented within a 50-plus page booklet available in printed and Kindle formats. Two variations of the design is offered. The one variation has no openwork and the other incorporates openwork areas… Read more

Lily of Valley, Grey Hardanger Mat

Lily of the Valley sm

Lily of the Valley

Fabric is water grey 22 count even weave. Finished worked area is 11 inch square. The Hardanger stitching is worked in size 5 and 8 white perle cotton and three shades of grey in size 5 … Read more

Bellpull, mustard colors

Gold mustard bellpull

I noticed a narrow area on a hallway wall that got strong morning sun and thought, here is a need for a bellpull.

I wanted to stitch a design utilizing colors that I would seldom pick from my stash and … Read more

Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler Cardinal Bellpull

Design area for Sampler 38w x 151h (2.75″ Wide x 10.75″ High)

Stitched on 28ct Amsterdam Blue Cashel Linen.

The cardinals and branches were the most difficult for me as it was cross stitched, one thread … Read more

December Birthday Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler December Birthday Bellpull

The worked area is 103h x 26w (7.3 inches by 1.85 inches).

My sister gave me the September, October, November and December birthday design phamplet last year for my birthday (December). She also gave me … Read more

September Birthday Bellpull

Bellpull

Victoria Sampler September Birthday Bellpull

The worked area is 103h x 26w (7.3 inches by 1.85 inches).

My sister gave me the September, October, November and December birthday design phamplet last year for my birthday (December). She also gave me … Read more

Hardanger

Hardanger

Thea Dueck Design: Hardanger design Cate Grundy: Brazilian Embroidery, Beginner’s Autumn Bouquet

I used the Victoria Sampler’s Christmas Wreath design for the hardanger area of this doily. ¬†Thread used for the kloster blocks is size 8 Perle.

For my fall … Read more

Hardanger Christmas Wreath, Thea Dueck Design

Hardanger

Victoria Sampler, Thea Dueck Design: Hardanger Christmas wreath

I have worked this Victoria Sampler design from stash threads, ribbons and fabric. Last week I was visiting the Victoria Sampler website to read their current newsletter and discovered they are planning … Read more