Tag: Needlecraft

Floral Heart Embroidery Kit

Floral Favourites | Monday Love List

This week we are all about the floral theme to the run up for the Chelsea Flower Show! Did you know that the Chelsea Flower Show inspires millions every year with garden, art and crafts design ideas? Well look no more! Floral inspiration and must have products is coming your way! Here are our favourite…

Traditional Wedding Cross Stitch | Freebie Friday

The Royal Wedding is nearly here! Has the Royal Wedding Fever kicked in yet? We thought it would be a great way to start the celebrations with a Wedding Cross Stitch Card Design for this weeks Freebie Friday. The weekend is finally here! Prince Harry and Meghan are finally getting married! I don’t know about…

April Instagram Embroidery finds for Sew and So

Top Nine Instagram Embroidery Finds this April

Stay on top of your game with this monthly dose of Instagram embroidery inspiration designed to flood your feed with colour and creativity while building community and improving your chances of being reposted… Upping your social media game is tricky especially when it comes to finding quality hashtags to add to your posts and like-minded…

Bead Embroidery Basics

Bead Embroidery Basics

Bead embroidery transforms everyday objects into luxury items. Beading expert Dorothy Wood runs through the basics of bead embroidery so that you can bring some shimmer and sparkle to your projects. Preparing to embroider If the fabric is flimsy it needs to be supported in a hoop or frame while working so that the beadwork…

16 Creative Embroidery Hoop Ideas

The humble embroidery hoop is not only an essential tool for needlework, it can also have creative uses too. And we’re not just taking about using it to frame your work – which is a given – there are LOTS of other exciting embroidery hoop ideas, as you will see… 1. Mirror, Mirror Decorate your…

Trend Alert: Embroidered Denim

The latest trend to cross the divide from craft to fashion, embroidered denim can be found everywhere this season, from the catwalk to the high street, and we can’t get enough of it! From Dolce & Gabbana to Top Shop, embroidered denim is everywhere – on jeans, jackets, skirts, shirts, bags… you name it. And…

Winning Wednesday

Zendoodle Stitch Giveaway | Winning Wednesday

We’re back to give away another product exclusive to Sew and So! We offer up something new for our Winning Wednesday giveaway every week – with prizes ranging from DMC threads to stunning cross stitch kits. It’s really easy to enter – you just need to visit our Facebook page and like and comment on our Winning Wednesday…