Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Here are the top ten articles for the Embroidery Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. Five Crewel Embroidery Stitches
Now youíve mastered basic embroidery stitches, itís time to take it to the next level and look at some Crewel Embroidery stitches.
2. Five Basic Freestyle Embroidery Stitches
Freestyle embroidery looks intricate and hard, but by mastering these five basic stitches, you can turn out complex pieces with ease!
3. Tambour Work
One of the things that epitomises embroidery in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries is the use of Tambour embroidery
4. Fabulous Embroidery Freebies
We all love a freebie, and Iíve found some great places to find free embroidery projects for you!!
5. Preventing and Removing Dye Bleeding and Running
Nothing can be more annoying than having the colour from your thread bleeding and staining your embroidery piece. In this article, Iíll be looking at ways of preventing this, and removing stains that have already happened.
6. Silk Ribbon Embroidery
The beauty of embroidery and the luxury of silk ribbon Ė these two combined create a beautiful embroidery technique that is uniquely suited to floral embroidery.
7. Men Who Embroider
Although embroidery is usually thought of as a womanís hobby or profession, over the centuries there have also been men who have been passionate about it as well.
8. Assisi Embroidery
Assisi embroidery is also known as voided work or reserva, and is one of the monochromatic family of embroidery techniques. If you can do cross stitch, you can do Assisi!
9. Crewel Embroidery
What is crewel embroidery, and why has it remained so popular for almost 500 years?
10. Cross Stitch - the Stitch that became a Technique
Cross Stitch has, since the 1960ís, become an embroidery phenomenon. But there is more to it than many people think.
Be sure to visit the Embroidery Archives for all the articles!
Website copyright © 2013 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.