Threadwork

Colour Project – Yellow, Part 3

Highlights. I think is the answer the dilemma of “Can I introduce other colours?”

Threadwork by Effie Mitrofanis is a book that has inspired these samples. She uses beautiful bright silks with interesting embroidery stitch combinations, beads and cords. (Above) fly stitch, herringbone stitch and blanket stitch on shot silk.

 

(above) Running stitch on sari silk strips on shot silk.

(left) Simple running stitch, two overlapping shapes. Cotton.

 

 

 

Folded silk fabric with stitch detail

 

 

Bead samples on cotton

 

 

 

 

Stitch samples – Blanket stitch, Fly stitch, Button Hole stitch, Chain stitch detached, sides wrapped together all on yellow/hot pink shot silk.

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