Magical Gardens, Silk Ribbon Embroidery, Silk Ribbon Embroidery Kits

Tea in the Garden by Catherine M

Good morning! I wanted to show you this lovely piece by Catherine M from La Roche-de-Rame, a village located in southeastern France. I just love her style and thank you, Catherine, for sharing your talent with all of us. I emailed Catherine the instruction booklet in PDF format (instead of the printed booklet) so she… Continue reading Tea in the Garden by Catherine M

Dreamscapes New, Share & Learn, Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Some beautiful pieces by Inessa Sviderska

Hello! I have not blogged for a while as I have been working on a brand-new website and I will tell you all about it in my June Newsletter. Today I have some beautiful work to show you by Inessa Sviderska. Born in Ukraine, she now lives with her family in Batumi, a Black Sea… Continue reading Some beautiful pieces by Inessa Sviderska

Silk Ribbon Embroidery, What's New

Oranges-and-Bougainvillea

  It’s Friday ♫♬♪ and I thought you would enjoy seeing this beautiful masterpiece by Emma Kriegler from Stilbaai in South Africa Titled “Oranges-and-Bougainvillea” this lovely project is now available in kit form… perfect for all embroiderers 🙂   Click on the image to enlarge       To see close-up photographs of this beautiful… Continue reading Oranges-and-Bougainvillea

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A Ballerina…..

Hello everybody  ♥   I thought I would introduce you to a gifted embroiderer: Olga Smirnova from Saint-Petersburg in Russia   She made this exquisite ballerina and this is sure to brighten up your day! Click on the images to enlarge Here it is framed - don't you just love the frame too? The close-up details are… Continue reading A Ballerina…..

Ribbons, Silk Ribbon Embroidery

Colour Chart – Di van Niekerk’s ribbons

If you would like to download and save the Ribbon Chart for easy reference to the colours and codes, here is the chart which has 5 pages of swatches. Please, let us know if you have any questions by emailing info@dicraft.com Thank you! Di van Niekerk’s Silk and Organza ribbons Di van Niekerk, the author… Continue reading Colour Chart – Di van Niekerk’s ribbons

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A beauty from Sandnes….

  Hello stitching world ♫♬♪♫♬♪♫♬♪  to brighten up your week I thought I would show you this gorgeous design by Kari Huffman from Norway.   Sent in by her teacher: Tone K Henningsen of Bitteliten studio in Sandnes, Norway.  I just love the colours in this design....                        … Continue reading A beauty from Sandnes….

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Pansies and Bumblebees by the talented Olga Smirnova from St. Petersburg

  Pansies and Bumblebees by the talented Olga Smirnova from St. Petersburg   Hello, stitching world. I have something really gorgeous to share with you today by the much-respected ribbon embroiderer, Olga Smirnova from St. Petersburg. I had the great pleasure of spending time with Olga when I visited her beautiful city and we got on so… Continue reading Pansies and Bumblebees by the talented Olga Smirnova from St. Petersburg