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Dawn Chorus is suitable for embroiders with a little experience. This is an ideal project if you are familiar with the basics of crewel work and are looking for a slightly large and more involved project.
Dawn Chorus is embroidered in freshly coloured wool, featuring a chirpy bird is welcoming a new day with his song.
The embroidery is stitched onto linen, using mostly basic embroidery stitches, with just a few less common such as trellis couching, wheat-ear stitch and whipped spider’s web for added texture and interest within the design. The Dawn Chorus panel is the perfect size and shape for a small tote bag and also looks gorgeous framed.
The detailed instructions and diagrams will help guide you step by step through the project however, you might find it helpful to have a stitch directory at hand – I always do.
I hope you will get as much pleasure embroidering your Dawn Chorus as I did.
Happy Stitching, Anna
IN THIS KIT YOU WILL FIND:
* INSTRUCTION BOOKLET with detailed, step by step instructions and diagrams
* Pre-printed, ivory Italian linen, 45cm x 35cm wide (18″ x 14″)
* 16 shades of Appletons crewel wool
* 2 needles
Please Note: This kit does NOT include supplies to make the bag shown – You can find the FREE instant Download Pattern HERE
YOU WILL ALSO NEED:
* 25cm (10”) sturdy embroidery hoop (- OR 45cm x 35cm wide (18” x 14”) stretcher frame and thumb tacks)
* Embroidery scissors
I used my Tote bag with shoulder strap pattern and made my Dawn Chorus into practical small to bag.
You will find the FREE instructions as an Instant Download HERE
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