Wednesday, 2 June 2010

Trend Report - Embroidery

Cross-stitch and embroidery is popping up everywhere and is a great way to embelish a simple garment or update an old piece in your wardrobe. Here are a few pieces to inspire you:

This is a great belt that would be a simple diy, and here are some ideas of how you could embroider a strip of fabric or existing belt:

Photos from top: Twist-neck embroidered dress via; skirt via; dress via; dress via; belt via; all cross-stitch patterns via

1 comment:

  1. The Art of Dimensional Embroidery first published in 1982 (now in its forth edition) and Montague's in 1983. Both books provide clear instructions and inspiring patterns. Jason Robinson