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Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Lazy Daisy-Brazilian Embroidery



This basket is called Lazy Daisy. The flowers here are stitched using the Brazilian lazy daisy stitch.As can be seen in the pic,the BE Lazy Daisy is different from the ordinary lazy daisy.This one has the bullion as part of it.The center of the flower is Padded satin stitch.Then there's satin stitch for leaves,stem stitch for stems and couching for branches and fine growth.
For those who are interested in learning BE here's the link to free designs with instructions

3 comments:

Taste of Mysore said...

hi deepa, ur blog is inspiring me to buy some emboidery equipments to try them out. what are the basic necessasities? Please let me know.

Deepa said...

Hi,
You'll need embroidery needles,embroidery hoop,some embroidery threads (Anchor or DMC),sharp scissors and Cloth .Will write a post in detail about these soon.
Thanks for dropping by...

Sumithra said...

HI DEEPA..I LOVE YOUR WORKS..BUT NEED SOME DETAILS..WAT TYPE OF THREAD U R USING NORMAL ANCHOR ONE OR SOME OTHER THICK SHININNG TYPE OF THREAD..THANKS IN ADVANCE,.HAVE A NICE DAY!!!WAITING FOR U R REPLY.

REGARDS,
Sumi..