I have been "crafting" since I was a child. It seems there's always another project I'm ready to start--and I finish quite a few of them too. I love knitting, sewing, quilting, and machine ...
I have been "crafting" since I was a child. It seems there's always another project I'm ready to start--and I finish quite a few of them too. I love knitting, sewing, quilting, and machine embroidery.
Malcolm Gladwell talked about mastery of a skill in his book Outliers: The Story of Success. He said, "In fact, by the age of twenty, the elite performers (violinists) had each totaled ten thousand hours of practice". I'm still working on my ten thousand hours of knitting, sewing, quilting, and machine embroidery--and loving every minute of it.
Learning new things every day and sharing that knowledge with others makes me happy.
This machine embroidery file is a sample made to go with the blog post:
Complete instructions for stitching this design are shown in the blog post. Instructions are not included in this file download.
Design files include file formats: art, hus, jef, pes, sew, vip
A machine embroidery hoop that is 100 x 100 mm (4 inches x 4 inches) is required for stitching these designs.
Fabric for applique
Fabric for background
Tools for machine embroidery
tearaway and/or cutaway stabilizer
iron-on fusible web
machine embroidery thread