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How to make interesting leaves with silk ribbon

.. Hi everybody....    Today, I thought I would show you how to make interesting leaves with silk ribbon...       How to make long, pointed leaves   To make long leaves like the Yucca plant (above) start in the centre of the plant and make long twisted straight stitches for some leaves and use ribbon… Continue reading How to make interesting leaves with silk ribbon

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Ribbon stitch

Ribbon stitch is probably the stitch which is the most used stitch of all the stitches in ribbon embroidery. To make the stitch, pierce the ribbon before taking the needle to the back. Hold the stitch with your finger as you pull the ribbon through your fabric and stop pulling as soon as the stitch… Continue reading Ribbon stitch