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What is Blackwork |
Pattern Card Sets |
These tri-folds contain information that there is not room for in the pattern card sets, organized into small enough "bites" to handle. Each tri-fold is a single sheet with the information and also several blackwork patterns for decoration. These sheets will eventually be available in book form.
|Tips & Tricks #1
||For the Beginning Blackworker |
Basic how-tos, contains information this is also in sets 1&2, and 17&18. Experienced embroiderers can purchase this and not have to start in card sets 1&2.
|Tips & Tricks #2
What kinds of threads to use and why
|Tips & Tricks #3
||Ground Fabrics and Thread counts|
What kinds of fabrics can be used, what is a thread count and how to test apparel fabrics for suitability
|Tips & Tricks #6
||Bead & Spangles|
How to work beads and spangles into your blackwork and what kinds to use
|Tips & Tricks #7
Use of metal threads and how to deal with them
|Pattern Jumble #1
||Patterns for Christmas|
Still in process – ask!
|Tips & Tricks #4
||Drawing patterns on graph paper|
|Tips & Tricks #5
||Stitching patterns that are not graphed|
|Pattern Jumble #2
||Patterns for narrow diagonal stripes|
|Pattern Jumble #3
||Patterns for narrow horizontal or vertical stripes|
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