This is the Bug Box, my new YouTube project that you can follow by subscribing to my YouTube channel and going to the Bug Box playlist. The videos are free to view, but if you wish to purchase a materials kit from me please click here. The project features 34 different embroidery stitches across the 19 hexagons, introducing stitches such as Roumanian couching, Ceylon stitch and Fishbone stitch. The embroidery can be worked in either an 8" or 10" embroidery hoop and is pictured here in a 10" hoop. The embroidery itself measures 17 cm x 19 cm. Please subscribe to my YouTube channel and then click on the little bell icon so that you are notified of new videos and projects as they arrive (for the uninitiated, subscribing does not cost you anything - it is just like adding your name to a mailing list). Subscribe here!
I have used Linen Normandie fabric with Stef Francis pure silk threads, listed here, but you may of course choose to use different fabric and threads that you may have available. You can download the outline hexagons pattern free below.