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Secrets of Luneville Embroidery
Needlework

Secrets of Luneville Embroidery

It turns out that in the Luneville embroidery, not sequins or beads are sewn, but a thread into which they are pre-stitched. Embroidery is carried out simultaneously with two hands, so the fabric for it is necessarily pre-tensioned on special tapestry frames or tucked into hoops on a stand in order to free both hands of the skilled worker for embroidery.

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The master has found an excellent use for old jeans.

If you have old slippers and unnecessary jeans in your closet, try to repeat this interesting idea - to make very soft, comfortable and beautiful slippers for spring and summer. This is a good remake of unnecessary things, as a result of which you will have a new handmade product! For work you will need: slippers; jeans; paper; scissors; thread with a needle; pins.
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To the needlewomen: a large collection of stitches for embroidery

The creative process of embroidery is not easy, but very exciting. At its core, embroidery is a decoration of fabric stitches of different types. Of these stitches, you can make a whole picture or a small pattern that will look good on fabric. To create your own masterpieces it will be very useful to stock up on a basic collection of embroidery stitches and use them if necessary:
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Lace on tailor pins: hard to believe, but true

Looking at the lace blanks that look like large carved snowflakes, it is almost impossible to guess what was a tool for work. If desired, you can assemble a blanket or a tablecloth from the lace fragments, make an exclusive decoration for clothes and accessories. The main thing is to take in hands not only threads, but also a set of tailor pins with heads.
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French knot in embroidery: amazing ideas for creativity

The French knot is a snap to repeat; it is very simple and straightforward. To create voluminous works in which the French knot plays an important role, specific knowledge or extensive experience in embroidery is not needed. The wonderful works of the masters, made on the basis of the French knot, delight and inspire their own exploits.
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Exquisite embroidered brooch: 35 ideas for inspiration

Talented craftswomen are not limited to simple embroidery, but invent new and incredible ideas for using beads and stones. Let's say that by adding this piece of felt and cardboard to the backing, you can create your own embroidered brooch. This is an incredibly exciting process! The result is definitely worth trying to embroider your own brooch - just look at these wonderful ready-made brooches in the selection below!
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From the cord and beads get accessory incredible beauty

Recently, such bright bracelets have become very popular. On the hand, they look very impressive. Moreover, in stores this accessory is sold at an incredibly inflated price. Is it worth overpaying for the brand, if you can take all the necessary components and weave exactly the same bracelet with your own hands?
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Sewing Tips and Tips

We still had some interesting sewing tricks for us that sew. It turns out that to sew a hook neatly is not at all difficult. Just need to take the right thread. But in this way you can easily fold. And I somehow suffered from the insertion into the blouse, several times I smacked and stitched again in places, so that even folds were.
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Quilt: simple, practical and stylish

Even a beginner can sew an original quilt out of rags. The stock of scraps of fabric is also not necessary. You can use ready-made sets for patchwork and even matching handkerchiefs in color and size. An alternative may be the remnants of roll fabric, bought at bargain prices, but you will have to cut them into squares yourself.
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Nails + yarn = unusual interior decor

The original rug or stylish napkin is easy to do, not being able to sew, knit and even weave. The technique of creation is extremely simple, and the method itself can be applied to larger things. Having understood the essence, one can experiment not only with the size, but also with the form. For work you will need: a piece of plywood or cardboard, whose dimensions are slightly larger than the dimensions of the finished product; nails; yarn of several colors; ruler; scissors.
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Jewelry from beads of unmatched beauty from Svetlana Roloff

Svetlana Roloff (Swetlana Rohloff) - a true master of his craft. Like any master, she loves to challenge herself and sometimes combine incompatible materials into one piece of jewelry to create something unique, delightful and truly interesting. She uses Japanese beads as a base material and complements it with metals, leather, glass, fur, minerals, silver, wood, or semi-precious stones.
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40+ new ideas rework old jeans: practical, stylish, non-trivial

Do not rush to throw away old jeans. You can always find a worthy use for them. There would be a desire, and a strong and durable denim will serve faithfully and not a single year. The practicality of things converted from old jeans is far from their only merit. In skillful hands, denim pieces are transformed into exclusive designer items.
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Patchwork bags: patchwork for lovers of extraordinary accessories

Patchwork is becoming more popular. Along with blankets, blankets, decorative patches and original pillows, accessories made in patchwork style are increasingly appearing. Collected literally by particles, bags and backpacks look spectacular and nontrivial. Their special decoration are patchwork paintings, ornaments, fancy patterns, carefully chosen needlewomen.
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