Wednesday, 14 November 2012

floral embroidered box




This is a box that I made and now have sold, it is one of my favourites as I have used rayon thread which gives the flowers a nice shine to them. The lid I have made scented by placing a lavender bag inside the wadding.


 
 The edging is made by tatted rings and beads

The stitches used are cast on stitch for the roses,bullion stitch for the large flowers, fern stitch for the leaves and french knots made with ribbon for the central flowers.

7 comments:

  1. This is very pretty. You did a lovely job.

    FlowerLady

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  2. this is a lovely box and I am sure who ever bought it will give it pride of place.

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  3. A gorgeous box and beautifully made!

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  4. The header for your blog is gorgeous!

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  5. Beautiful work. Love it - how have you managed to part with it! Kx

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  6. oh another beauty! Your creativity is endless!

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