Australian Homespun

LOVE begins at HOME


• 40 x 30cm (16 x 12in) rectangle of beige or cream cotton or linen fabric (embroidery background)

• Assorted scraps of red print fabric (Flying Geese blocks)

• 40 x 30cm (16 x 12in) rectangle of woven fusible interfacing (embroidery stabiliser)

• 60cm ( 3/4yd) red print fabric (corner squares, hanging sleeve, backing, binding and some Flying Geese blocks)

• Assorted scraps of cream or beige print fabric (Flying Geese blocks)

• 46 x 36cm (18 x 14in) rectangle of lightweight fusible batting

• Embroidery needle

• DMC Stranded Embroidery Cotton in Variegated Garnet (115)

• Six red buttons, 8mm ( 5/16in) or smaller (apples)

• Fine-pointed brown pigment pen

• Embroidery hoop

• Paper or computer and printer (foundation patterns)

• Lightbox (optional)

• 35cm (14in) wire wallhanging hanger

– see Note (optional)

• Rotary cutter, ruler and mat

• Sewing machine with 1/4in and walking feet

• General sewing supplies

Vous lisez un aperçu, inscrivez-vous pour en lire plus.

Centres d'intérêt associés

Plus de Australian Homespun

Australian Homespun3 min de lecture
Almost 10 years ago, Janine Heschl purchased a sewing machine with the intention of sewing clothes for her newborn. However, she realised that sewing in a straight line wasn’t her strong point. Janine was about to retire her machine when she was intr
Australian Homespun1 min de lecture
Diary Dates
Let us know about your events – email details to dsegaert@umco. or send them to Homespun Diary Dates, Locked Bag 154, North Ryde, NSW 1670. Please notify us at least four months before the event. Mt Gravatt Showgrounds, 1644 Logan Road, Mt Gra
Australian Homespun1 min de lecture
Vicki’s Design Transfer Tips
Trace the design lightly and finely, as you need to cover the lines with your embroidery. If you use a water-erasable pen, take care to remove it with cold water. Don’t leave your work in the sun or iron it before all traces of the pen have been remo