Redwork Embroidery For Christmas | Free eBook

Redwork embroidery for christmasSimply download this FREE eBook to get a selection of festive Redwork Embroidery projects that will bring you Christmas cheer.

Redwork embroidery is a beautiful technique that dates back some 200 years ago. Historically woman avoided using red thread because the colours faded or ran into the fabric when washed. The availability of a special kind of red thread from Turkey called ‘Turkey Red’ which was colourfast meant that redwork became widely popular.

In this free eBook excerpted from Mandy Shaw’s Simply Redwork, you will learn the techniques needed to complete a redwork embroidery project as well as giving you two free projects to complete.

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In Redwork Embroidery For Christmas you will learn the different ways to transfer your motifs onto fabric such as using:

  • Iron-on transfer pencil
  • Dressmakers pencil
  • Lightbox
  • Dressmakers Carbon Paper
  • Pens

Redwork Embroidery

Free projects in Redwork Embroidery For Christmas include:

  • A cake band, perfect for adorning your Christmas pudding
  • A Hanging Heart which will make the ideal decoration for your tree or home
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Redwork Embroidery Cake Band     Redwork Embroidery Heart

Simply RedworkThis FREE eBook has been excerpted from Simply Redwork by Mandy Shaw.

Celebrity crafter and designer Mandy Shaw shows you how to create a beautiful redwork embroidered quilt. Mandy, a regular presenter on Create & Craft TV, brings her distinctive design style to the traditional technique of redwork embroidery.

The quilt is made up of nine heart blocks each with a different motif. The hearts can be combined to create a gorgeous quilt but you can also choose from 20 simple sewn projects including a key holder, brooch and pin cushion.