Lately I’ve been trying to make my embroideries a little more detailed – adding borders and additional decoration. I have a tendency to always gravitate to more simple and minimalist designs, so it’s been hard to get fancy. Though I am enjoying it. 😀
While I normally eyeball my borders and draw them in with pencil until I get them right, there’s an even easier way – using a smaller hoop as your guide!
Want to learn how to do the flowers featured above? Check out my how to embroider flowers tutorial.
If you’re brand new to embroidery, please see Embroidery 101 for all the basics and loads of examples. 😀
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Dang. Lookit that. I’m not even hungry right now and I want it.
If you love coconut, you really need to make this pie.
Back when I was working AND going to school full time I pretty much lived off these peanut noodles. They’re so full of flavor and a nice healthy alternative to yet another frozen dinner after a long day.
You can throw a batch together on Sunday night and eat well all week!
Beer bread: ruler of the savory quick breads!
This bread is nearly foolproof – it’s amazingly simple and fast. You can have fancy bread to go with your chili or stew in an hour and a half. 😀