If you are based in the UK, you may like to know I am teaching a full-day class on silk ribbon embroidery with the Royal School of Needlework in Hampton Court this Saturday (10th Feb). The class is intended for beginners and will feature essential stitches with fine 2mm and 4mm-wide hand-dyed ribbons, all that on a hand-painted background. There are still a couple of spaces left, so, if you are interested, a place can be reserved on the RSN website:
Introduction to Ribbonwork: ‘Spring Flowers’
It’s been a while since my last newsletter and a have some good news to share.
My bunny design has been published in Inspiration Magazine and if you like embroidery kits, it is available on Inspirations website. For those of you who are based in the UK, the magazine is available from Newsstand. Continue reading
It’s been a while since we introduced new colours to our ribbon range, so we are making up for that. Eight new ribbons just have been added on the website: bright greens, vibrant blues, and dusted pink and red — a beautiful selection for miniature garden embroidery.
It’s nearly spring officially, and, in fact, here in the UK we have already had a couple of days with few hours of sunshine. To celebrate the change of seasons, and, hopefully to the delight of those who take keen interest in minuature work, we are extending our range of 2mm wide silk ribbon with six new popular colours.
Six new shades have been added to our 2mm wide silk ribbon palette this week. They are Dusty Pink, Dark Turquoise, Wisteria, Turquoise, Emerald Green, and Morning Glory Continue reading
We are always delighted to see your artwork, so we were very pleased to get an email from Chris Hall saying that she had won at the International Doll Convention 2015. Well done Chris!
The bear is called ‘Teddy does Cinderella’ and she is a fantasy bear
Look at this beauty! Isn’t she gorgeous?! And her dress… It just look amazing!
Great news! It’s even more shades of 2mm silk ribbon is now available for your projects! We’ve added four new shades to 2mm wide ribbon range lately. They are Vanilla, Pale Magenta, Bordeaux, and Pine. The finest silk ribbons work well for stitching buds, tiny leaves and stems, and of course small flowers. It’s also quite handy for stitching miniatures for doll houses, embellishing doll clothes, making jewellery, and giving a final touch to handmade postcards. Have a look at our full range of 42 shades of fine 2mm ribbons
Good news for those who are thinking of trying silk ribbon embroidery, but don’t know where to start. A new Starter Pack is a perfect solution. With 12 meters of silk ribbons included in the pack you’ll get enough materials to start practising new stitches. A needle for ribbon embroidery is included too! Read more about the Starter Pack here.
Four new shades have been added to our 4mm wide silk ribbon palette this week. They are Nile Green, Vanilla, Dusty Pink, and Plum. The Nile Green shade is also available in 2mm and 7mm widths.
This is how our palette of fine 4mm wide silk ribbon looks. That’s 68 shades in total. We also stock 38 shades of the finest 2mm wide silk ribbon, and 53 gorgeous silk ribbons in 7mm width. Follow the link to see them all
Four new shades have been added to our 2mm wide silk ribbon palette this week. They are Yellow Sun, Gold Pansy, Dark Bordeaux, and Sea Blue.
Here is our full palette of 37 beautiful shades of fine 2mm wide silk ribbon. We also stock 65 shades of exquisite 4mm wide silk ribbon, and 52 gorgeous silk ribbons in 7mm width. Follow the link to see them all
Now there are even more shades of 2mm-wide hand-dyed silk ribbon in stock. 13 beautiful ribbons have been added recently. As of now our 2mm-wide ribbon palette includes 33 shades in total. It is quite a number as the ribbon is not commonly available in this width. It fits perfectly all sorts of miniature embroidery, embellishments, and decorations. Click on the link to go to the 2mm ribbon page on our online store.
Note for eBay and Amazon regulars, we do not sell all the ribbons in there, only the most popular shades go there. For the full palette please visit our website.