Sunday, 15 January 2012

Needles and Pins

It seems like a looooooooong time ago that I made this felt needle case for a "Mummy School" graduation present. In reality it was only 3 months - it's just been a busy three months!

I used brightly coloured felt, which I edged with blanket stitch, then used a different colour of embroidery thread for each letter to create a rainbow effect. Not subtle, but a little burst of colour can sometimes be like a little ray of sunshine, at least I hope so, particularly if the needle case is being brought out to do something less than exciting, like mending holes!

1 comment:

  1. Sweet! I've been making Kindle cases for myself and friends lately and just embroidered the latest one. Embroidery is so fun...



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