Get ready for Christmas with this adorable embroidered stocking. It can be personalized with the cross stitch alphabet included.[Read more…] about Hardanger Embroidered Stocking Ornament
After completing kloster blocks and blanket stitch, the hardanger piece is ready for the stitches that give it a lacy look. Some of these stitches are done one spaces where the fabric threads have been cut out and removed. But the first stitches to be done are eyelets.[Read more…] about Hardanger Embroidery Tutorial Part 3 – Eyelets and Cutting
Blanket stitch is commonly used in hardanger. A blanket stitch edge allows the piece to be cut out, and there is no need for a hem, since the blanket stitches enclose the threads and finish it off nicely.
It is similar to any other blanket stitch, but it is done over four threads, just like the kloster blocks.[Read more…] about Hardanger Embroidery Tutorial Part 2 – Blanket Stitch