Hand embroidery tutorials

Great website for hand embroidery tutorials, like this on for a braided chain stitch. Such a beautiful stitch and the tutorials are wonderful! --Basically Coptic stitch on fabric.

This technique can be incorporated into a cross stitch piece

"When I was a little girl, my mom braided my hair everyday. I have naturally curly hair, and in the that just wasn't proper" from Little Nest Studio -- This is SO me!

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Tovaglia http://www.manidifata.it/tovaglia-per-6-c6cd9918lv-html.html

Ivory and lavender chequered cotton tablecloth with simple hem and ivory aida central insert to be cross-stitched.