Tag Archives: Stitching techniques

Valentines Day patterns added at Stitching Cards

Two Valentines Day patterns have been added to the Stitching Cards collection. Valentines Day Hearts featuring four hearts in pink and red with the words “Happy Valentines Day”. www.stitchingcards.com/product.php/563/valentines-day-hearts Girl with Valentines Heart featuring a girl holding a large heart and the words “Be Mine”. www.stitchingcards.com/product.php/564/girl-with-valentines-heart The pattern size is 152 mm x 104 mm… Read More »

Change pattern size tutorial at Pinbroidery

resize the pricking patternThere has been some discussion in previous posts about the size of the Pinbroidery patterns. Some customers said that they were too large. Other customers said that if they wanted to reduce the size of the patterns they know how to do it using an image editing program.

To help those who are not so technically advance in the field of image editing I have published a step-by-step illustrated tutorial on the Pinbroidery web site

Embroidery on paper – a beginners guide to card making with stitching

Embroidery on paper flowering vinePeople who receive hand stitched greetings cards are usually amazed and delighted that someone has made it especially for them. Many have been so pleased that they frame the picture. As well as giving pleasure, embroidery on paper it is also an enjoyable way of passing the time. Since only a small amount of equipment needed, it is very portable and can be done almost anywhere. Here are five easy steps to get you started…