Needlecase in Silk & Gold Kit with Online Tutorial (Intermediate)
This needlecase designed by Cathy is worked on pure silk dupion with variegated silk thread and introduces a number of goldwork techniques. It includes red acrylic felt in the centre for your needles and a small piece of Aida for tapestry needles. The needlecase measures approximately 5.5" x 6" (11" x 6" open) and is worked in an 8" embroidery hoop (not included in the kit). Suitable for beginners to goldwork but some experience of stitching will be helpful.
Together with an online YouTube tutorial, the kit includes silk dupion with the design pre-printed and for the inside of the case, calico, variegated silk thread, gold leather, gold metallic & green twist thread,seed beads, berry coloured felt & Aida for the inside of the needlecase, crewel & chenille needles, colour photograph and full instructions.
To complete the project you will need an 8" embroidery hoop and embroidery scissors.
This design, video content and instructions are copyright of Cathy Reavy of Threads. The contents are for personal use and are not to be shared, reproduced or redistributed in any form without express permission of the copyright holder.