Saturday, November 24, 2012

knots



Repetitive sorbello stitch, naturally dyed silk threads, old linen cloth. This is my evening stitching at the moment. It's slow.

13 comments:

  1. Oh, man, Claire, this is so beautiful, subtle peaceful, exciting. Just very elegant! I am totally unable to do something like this, but happy to watch you do it!
    best, nadia

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  2. pure beauty....eyepoetry...

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  3. Sweet and kindly looking knots. I like these.

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  4. There hasn't been a detail shot yet of your embroidery work that I didn't love. This is gorgeous!

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  5. These blocks of stitches are beautiful ! Would love to touch them !!!
    (must look up the "sorbello" stitch .....)

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  6. may be slow but goregeous

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  7. Amazing! I have to look for the sorbello stitch as well. I've never heard about it...

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  8. It is absolutely beautiful....

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  9. ...and beautiful!

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  10. Lovely stitches on beautiful old linen cloth ... time slows down looking at your photos.

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  11. Thanks so much everyone. Link to sorbello stitch here - http://www.artsanddesigns.com/cgi-bin/makeGlossary.pl?category=embroidery&section=S#sorbello-stitch

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  12. Thank you for that link. I found it very useful.

    I do love the way this piece is looking. I love stitching in the evening as well.

    xx

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