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Thread size for hardanger.

Started by Lorraine in General topics 6 hours ago. 0 Replies

Does anyone know if it would be ok to use cotton perle size 12 for everything including cut klosters on a 32count evenweave (Zweigart Murano)? I have tested a few blocks and it seems ok but don't wont to risk a proper piece of work with out advice.…Continue

Beaded Dorset Buttons

Started by Barbara Lee Johnson in General topics on Monday. 0 Replies

I love doing Dorset buttons. I have seen some where there are beads added to the spokes or around the edge of the ring. Does anyone know how to add beads while making the button or who can refer me to a good tutorial?Continue

Bubble jet set 2000- any good?

Started by Barbara/Hopscotch in General topics. Last reply by Barbara/Hopscotch on Saturday. 2 Replies

I am thinking of buying a large bottle of Bubble jet set 2000, having tried tee-shirt transfer paper  onto fabricand it completely changed the handle of the fabric.So, a couple of questions I hope someone can answer1)  Does it affect the handle of…Continue

Tags: set, jet, bubble

uploading images

Started by crunchnrustle in For new hands. Last reply by crunchnrustle Sep 25. 3 Replies

I'm new to Stitchin' Fingers and have been trying to upload images via Flickr but when I click on the link to continue to Flickr, I am taken to a new page showing only the following code:array(3) { ["stat"]=> string(4) "fail" ["code"]=>…Continue

Tags: problems, upload, images, photos

Inspirations Magazine from Australia

Started by D. Paula Banerji in General topics. Last reply by D. Paula Banerji Sep 24. 2 Replies

I have been subscribing to this magazine since 2006 and would renew for a year at a time until they decided to give us a discount for renewing 2 yrs. at a time and, that is what I did. My subscription should last me for another 5 editions of the…Continue

looking for suggestions for beginner level

Started by Jennifer in For new hands. Last reply by Amanda Jane Sep 7. 4 Replies

I am only recently returning to the joys of hand embroidery, and have a friend would would like me to teach both her and her 10 year old some basics. so where do I begin? should I start with some basic cross stitch? buy one of the cheap kits at the…Continue

Big Stitch 2014

Started by Helen Johnstone in General topics. Last reply by crunchnrustle Sep 7. 1 Reply

Am thinking of going to the Big Stitch in Oxford on 4th October. Has anyone been before? Is it good?

Tags: Stotch, Big


Started by Shona Kelly in Textile How-To: Questions & Explanations. Last reply by Shona Kelly Sep 3. 4 Replies

Hi allI spent yesterday dyeing some brown fabric and threads only to discover when I rinsed it out that I have terracotta rather than brown.  I was starting from the 3 primary colour and was expecting to get a range of browns from chocolate, through…Continue

Tags: Dyeing


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