Hi all! I am kanupriya and a newbie to embroidery....well actually i have to thank stitchinfingers for giving me the much needed kick to start out! i had always wanted to embroider but never really…Continue
"I agree with Carol-Anne. Provided your fabric is in a frame but not too tight and that you are using the right needle and thread you should be able to do shadow work on chiffon. How many strands of thread are you using? Perhaps…"
You should be able to do herring bone stitch to produce shadow work on chiffon. Perhaps your thread is too heavy (thick) for the fabric, what thread are you using? Do you have the fabric in a hoop or frame? If not, you…"
"i am actually planning to work on a long scarf...i tried to do herring bone on the wrongside (for shadow work)on it using 10 no needle....but it is pulling the fabric and the output is not neat....how should i go about it? ur suggestions can really…"
"I've done almost all the stitches on chiffon - I think what you really need to think about is weight, rather than type of stitch. For example, small areas of satin stitch in a lightweight silk or cotton thread work well - large areas of satin…"