Thursday, May 24, 2012

TAST 12- week 21 - butterfly chain

I never tried this stitch before. So I just tried and here it is . I would still like to explore more later.













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Saturday, May 19, 2012

My water colors in frames

Finally I got some time to change and hang some of my paintings.
My watercolors got a frame around them and here it is.


TAST 12 - week 20 - Bullion knot

This is my first attempt at bullion knot. Somehow I didnt get for many attempts. I tried with kadai kamal thread(just like the brazillian embroidery thread).
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TAST 12 - week 19 - Half chevron

This is my attempt on half chevron. This also would be a yoke for a indian tunic. I used white cotton cloth.
Anchor 3 strands of thread.
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Monday, May 7, 2012

TAST12- week 18 crossed button hole.

Here is my sample of the crossed button hole on the last day of the week :)
This would be used as a yoke for chudidar (indian tunic).
I am finally catching up with the stitches :)

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Friday, May 4, 2012

TAST 12 - week 17 wheat ear

week 17 is wheatear. Here are the samples.


TAST12 - week 16 french knots

Week 16 in TAST is french knots. I combined stem stitch and french knots all together as in my prev post.

TAST 12 - week 15 stem stitch

Week 15 is stem stitch. This stitch is very commonly used as it  has multiple uses.


Some of my older usages of stem stitch




 



TAST 12- week 14 satin stitch

Its already week 18 and I am behind. Week 14 is satin stitch. So far I had not attempted satin stitch.
I will post my pictures once I am done :)