• Embroidery Tutorial: Basic Techniques for Beginners
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    Embroidery Tutorial: Basic Techniques for Beginners

    Learn how to use a hoop, thread, and needle to begin embroidering, with Kseniia Guseva Embroidery can make everything from your empty wall to the hole in your sneakers that bit more beautiful. While it may seem intimidating at first, learning the basic steps of this ancient craft will open up a world of upcycling and patchwork possibilities. Kseniia Guseva (@faimyxstitch) has been embroidering every day since 2016, creating stitchwork cityscapes—an interest shaped by the architecture of her hometown St Petersburg—as well as feeding her other passion: upcycling. Here she shares a few basic embroidery steps to help you get started, from how to set up your hoop to the various ways you thread the needle, that will help you start your embroidery journey right. Learn more in the video below:

  • Discovering Lunéville Embroidery: Five Essential Tips to Start Your Passion
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    Discovering Lunéville Embroidery: Five Essential Tips to Start Your Passion

    Are you ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of Lunéville embroidery? If you answered yes, today is your lucky day! I venture with you on this artistic journey, sharing five essential tips for getting started with Lunéville embroidery, a technique that has captured my heart and imagination. And don't worry, whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced embroiderer, there will be something for everyone.

  • The Power of Personalization: The Importance of Developing Your Unique Embossed Point Sampler
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    The Power of Personalization: The Importance of Developing Your Unique Embossed Point Sampler

    Hello, dear embroidery creatives! I'm Adriana Torres, also known as Soymigadepan, and today I want to talk to you about the importance of creating your own relief stitch sampler to bring to life truly original and unique pieces. When we dive into the fascinating world of relief embroidery, it's easy to get lost in the wonderful variety of stitches and techniques available. However, one of the best ways to develop your personal style and create authentic pieces is to create your own relief stitch sampler.

  • 5 Stunning Embroidery Patterns That You Can Download For Free

    5 Stunning Embroidery Patterns That You Can Download For Free

    Looking for new embroidery inspiration? Download these 5 unique patterns for free and add a personal touch to your projects. Dive into the world of printable patterns, basic stitches, and intricate embroidery designs. Embroidery isn’t just about needles and threads, it’s a journey into a world of creative expression. If you've ever found yourself lost in this intricate dance, then get ready to embark on a new adventure. Buckle up, because today we're unleashing a collection of 5 extraordinary downloads that will revolutionize your embroidery game. Your skills are about to skyrocket from great to absolutely astonishing!

  • 4 Must Read Books for Textile Art and Embroidery Lovers

    4 Must Read Books for Textile Art and Embroidery Lovers

    Explore the enchanting world of textile art and embroidery with these 4 recommended books curated by Amanda McCavour, a seasoned teacher at Domestika. Today, we're diving headfirst into the captivating world of embroidery, where every stitch tells a unique story. And who better to guide us on this whimsical adventure than one of our very own embroidery teachers, Amanda McCavour (@amandamccavour) ? She's curated a list of 4 must read books that promise to inspire and ignite your passion for the art of thread work. So, without further ado, let's unravel the secrets hidden within these pages!

  • Tips for taking measurements in pattern-making
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    Tips for taking measurements in pattern-making

    The world of design and clothing unfolds like a blank canvas, coming to life through the precise measurements that give shape to each garment. If measurements are the stars that guide navigators, patternmaking emerges as the compass that orients toward the perfect creation. Embark on our journey towards excellence in patternmaking! 🚀✨

  • Mastering the Frame: Essential Tips for Lunéville Embroidery
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    Mastering the Frame: Essential Tips for Lunéville Embroidery

    Lunéville crochet embroidery is an exquisite technique that fuses tradition with modernity, giving life to unique and charming creations. This delicate and detailed art has conquered hearts thanks to its elegance and versatility. In addition, it demands precision, care and patience to weave a unique narrative with every stitch you make.

  • Essential Care: Storage and Washing of Handmade Pieces
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    Essential Care: Storage and Washing of Handmade Pieces

    Marie Castro, a renowned content creator specializing in crochet, has earned her place in the world of handicrafts with a unique focus on crochet, combining her passion for this technique with influences from fashion, music, and travel. To keep her precious handmade pieces in perfect condition, Marie shares some important storage and washing practices.

  • Embroidery Tutorial: How to Create an Appliqué
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    Embroidery Tutorial: How to Create an Appliqué

    Learn to create appliqués from your embroidery with Ana María Restrepo and her textile design label Amarpo If you like to embroider, consider turning your pieces into appliqués. This process will give your pieces more uses by making it possible to transfer them to all kinds of surfaces and clothes. Ana María Restrepo (@anamaria_10), the brains behind the textile design brand Amarpo, shares her techniques and advice on opening up the possibilities for your embroidery pieces. Watch her tutorial here:

  • Discover the art of weaving with tufting guns: course with Voador Tecelagem
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    Discover the art of weaving with tufting guns: course with Voador Tecelagem

    The Enchantment of Tapestry in a New Era The magic of carpets transcends epochs, geographies and cultures. It is wonderful how ancestral techniques resurface in modern products. And it is precisely this connection between the ancient and the contemporary that you will explore in the Voador Tecelagem course at Domestika, dedicated to the fascinating world of the tufting technique.

  • Discovering the Art of Tapestry: Kilim, Knot Technique, and Tufting
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    Discovering the Art of Tapestry: Kilim, Knot Technique, and Tufting

    Tapestry is an ancient art form that has always been present in various cultures around the world. At Voador Tecelagem, we dedicate ourselves to perpetuating this tradition, adapting it to the comfort and aesthetics of the modern home. In this article, we will explore three fascinating tapestry techniques: Kilim, Knot Technique, and Tufting.

  • Embroidery Tutorial: the grid stitch

    Embroidery Tutorial: the grid stitch

    Learn step by step how to illustrate with the grid stitch technique with Yolanda Andrés Yolanda Andrés (@yolandandres) grew up in a town surrounded by friends and family with the women in her life. But she hung up the thimble to dedicate herself to graphic design and advertising until in 2008, when her daughter was born prematurely, she began to accompany the long hours in the hospital with the thread and needle. So what she started as a way to abstract herself, stop counting hours and relax became her job. Now she is an artistic embroiderer who has worked for large brands and institutions such as Hermès, Museo Thyssen or Carolina Herrera. In this tutorial she teaches you how to make the grid stitch, one of the most interesting cross stitches. See the tutorial below:

  • Embroidery tutorial: 4 basic tips for beginners
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    Embroidery tutorial: 4 basic tips for beginners

    Learn with Señorita Lylo some of the secrets to start embroidery brilliantly Señorita Lylo (@srtalylo) is a graphic designer and embroiderer. She starts each of her projects as a challenge and she puts her whole hand and her heart into it. Next, she shows you 4 simple tips to get started in embroidery, because the art of sewing requires a lot of prior preparation. See VIDEO of the tutorial below:

  • Mastering Free-Motion Embroidery: 10 Essential Tips
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    Mastering Free-Motion Embroidery: 10 Essential Tips

    Embroidery has been a timeless craft that has captured the interest of creative people for generations. The art of needle and thread allows artists to express their imagination and bring life to fabric through intricate designs and colorful motifs. One of the most liberating and rewarding forms of embroidery is free-motion embroidery, which opens up endless possibilities for artistic expression.

  • Top 5 Embroidery Projects from the Community

    Top 5 Embroidery Projects from the Community

    Happy Embroidery Day! July 30th is here, and what better way to celebrate than by showcasing the 5 coolest embroidery projects from our community. They are magnificent projects and, above all, they are proof that embroidery is an art full of care, originality, fun, and color. Let's take a look and don't miss these amazing embroidery courses!