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Daisy is a fun geometric smocking pattern using beginning stitches

Daisy is a fun geometric smocking pattern using beginning stitches


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A sewing tutorial on how to add tucks to a simple top pattern.

A round-up of free geometric smocking designs to add to your sewing. Pink

Rocking Horse - Picture Smocking Smocking Plates, Smocking Baby, Smocking Patterns, Smoking,

A video tutorial on how to add a bullion rose embroidery stitch to your smocking.


Well, the goal with picture smocking is to create a design composed of a solid thread filled area with no foundation fabric showing through.

My grandma used to smock the granddaughters' dresses. They were cute. Nice to see how it's done. More


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The key to accomplishing a great picture smocking design is to set yourself up for success by choosing the right materials in the first place.


Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

A round-up of free picture smocking designs specifically for girls. Smocking Plates,

Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

A Lace Sweater to top the July Flowers Dress



Books on Hand Embroidery Part Two: Stitch Dictionaries and Specialised Guides | Candelo Blooms



Vertical Smocked Sleeves 3 hrs. Vertical smocking uses basic geometric stitches in ...

Raising & Lowering a Dart: A Sewing Tutorial

Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

Honeycomb smocking on a vintage pillowcase dress I made earlier this year.

Free 8 Row Repeat Diamond Brocade Knitting Stitch

Diamond Knitting Patterns. Diamonds are a knitter's best friend – diamond motifs that is —

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Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

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221 Wee Book of Sampler Motifs & Stitches

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108 Sampler in Purple


To achieve a fuller stitch, remember to "Strip and Squeak" your floss. Cut a section of 6 stranded floss. Separate each strand from the others.

And just to complete the theme, I embroidered a bee on the right back pocket with some metallic embroidery cords. It's a Sublime Stitching pattern .

Smocking Plate:" Whoopsey Daisy " by Cherished Stitches

Free Knitting Pattern for Rowell Mitts

You'll love smocking with rayon ribbon floss, it's a marvelous woven bias that wraps around pleats like magic. This soft blue Japanese lawn daygown, ...

Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

I have been smitten with the paintings by Sally Swatland. Her beach scenes with children in vintage style clothing charm and inspire me.

That's right, to go back when they have finished the design and fill in those spaces. Finally, mark on the graph where you ...

207 Pieces of the Past


Cross-stitch front of the card. No chance to take a picture of the finished card, but I folded a few extra inches for framing back, tacked them flat, ...

This pattern allows for many variations; here is one page from the featured article on this dress in Classic Sewing Magazine.

"Fun in Sun!"

Feb: "Felt Applique" ...


Good Lad | Red Smocked Bishop Dress - Infant

The beautiful Miss Chloe did a wonderful job modeling for me on a beach on the Tampa Bay. For a two and a half year old she was remarkably cheerful and ...

Delicate Hand Embroidery by Machine 6 hrs

Cable Afghan Knitting Patterns. Knitting patterns for afghans, blankets and throws with designs made

I found this fabric at JoAnn's. It is one of their premium cottons, and really quite a lovely quality.

205 Helen's Secret Garden

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Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch


I thoroughly enjoyed learning about German Schwalm and I found the stitching to be quite relaxing. It was especially nice on the nights I didn't want to do ...

Pair of White Hemstitched Edge Euro Pillow Shams

The next sheet has dots drawn on smocking graph paper that has the dots spaced approximately 3/8′ (1 cm) apart.

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Boho Style Tunic Sewing Pattern PDF for sizes 12-22 US / 38-48 EURO. Adelica patterns

Lattice Diamonds Knitting Stitch

214 Mums in Water


Plus size Summer Tunic Sewing Pattern PDF for sizes 24-34 US / 50-60 EURO. Adelica patterns

Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

Lil Cactus | 'Birthday' Floral Smocked Apron Dress - Infant

To achieve a fuller stitch, remember to "Strip and Squeak" your floss. Cut a section of 6 stranded floss. Separate each strand from the others.

Order Turnabout patchwork by Teresa Mairal Barreu - TeresaDownUnder

The smocked dress on the left had the correct collar, cuffs and long sleeves which I was looking for.

I used a #7 darner needle and DMC stranded cotton thread (embroidery floss). It comes in lengths of six strands combined. You will need to separate the ...

Run thru bias maker to fold in edges evenly. Fold in half evenly and center straps on center of fronts and backs and top stitch on.

Free Knitting Pattern for Leaves and Twists Afghan

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A couple of cross-stitched gift tags to accompany them. Yes, I know, work–but the tags and bags can be reused endlessly and with essentially no effort.

217 Fleur de Lys and Gateway to the West Evening Bag

The most common use for the Lazy Daisy Stitch in smocking is, you guessed it, daisies. Often stitched with a French Knot or a Two-Pleat French Knot in the ...

I follow quite a few blogs, but my favourite sewing blogs are The Crafty Pinup, Like Sew Amazing and Sew Dainty. I like the fun and passion they put into ...

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... Patterns Linden Sweatshirt so as the nights are colder now I'd go for the 'Atelier Brunette Dazzle French Terry Fabric' to make another one of these.

Raised Spider Daisy Hand Embroidery Stitch

Make the link across a single pleat, as shown in the drawing below. At the end of the chain, secure the last link with a small stitch on the top of the ...

I used aqua colored buttons on the hippo dress and pink buttons on the daisy dress.

Daisy Delights


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206 Color Interactions in Embroidery [ENCORE]

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