Silk Shading English Rose


Silk Shading refers to the hand embroidery technique which uses a variety of long and short stitches and colour blending in stranded cotton or silk threads. Often referred to as painting with a needle, this technique can be used to create realistic texture, shading and enables the embroiderer to create designs which have a life-like quality.

With all of the fabrics, threads, needles and other materials required included in this kit, you too will be able to create this beautiful hand embroidery design of a pretty English Rose.The clear step by step instructions with additional diagrams and photographs will guide you easily through your project.

Each kit contains: silk habotai, calico fabric, DMC stranded cotton threads, needles, design and instructions and is suitable for beginners to this technique.

In addition you will need a ring frame which measures between 4 - 8 inches and embroidery scissors to complete this kit.

Please note that the handbag mirror which is used to display the embroidery in the photograph is not included in the kit.

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