Available once more after a makeover! Worked in traditional English goldwork technique this design is ideal for those new to goldwork.
Goldwork is an embroidery technique that involves stitching down different gold threads and metals. This kit, re-released for 2016 with an improved design and instructions and design now printed on, contains all the information and materials you need to work this Damsel Fly design. Techniques covered are felt padding, pearl purl, couching, chipwork and spangles. There are also video tutorials on the 'How to' page of this website on all of the techniques used in this project. You can find them here.
This kit includes: Shot silk dupion (with design printed on), calico backing fabric, gold threads and metals, strong sewing thread, felt, beeswax, needles and comprehensive instructions.
Approx finished design size: 12cm x 12 cm (5" x 5")
Please note: the silk dupion is shot with turquoise and blue and looks different depending on light and how it's viewed. Images, therefore, may differ slightly from those shown.