Written and Designed by
Janet M. Davies
Here you will find
different styles of embroidery that don't come under the heading of any
other other embroidery style pages I have.
design photos have been hand stitched by Janet
Jacobean style of stitching.
Shadow embroidery. Using fine shear fabric the Herringbone stitch is
stitched on the back of the fabric and the shadow of it shows through to
the front of the fabric.
Scottish thistle using traditional needlework stitches.
Beads and metallic threads are used in this pomegranate.
Hand painted background with couched threads and beads.
A smoked dress.
Variety of pincushions using Assisi, Colbert, Cutwork and Pulled
Wessex needlework. Part of sampler below.
Wessex Sampler using tapestry wool and Hessian fabric.