This is Not Your Grandma’s Embroidery
8 Examples of Embroidery That Will Blow Your Mind
Get Sew Inspired By These 8 Extraordinary Embroidery Projects
There’s no doubt that old-school embroidery is cool again. It seems everywhere you look there’s a new celebrity or fashionista rocking custom stitching on their favorite accessories — which means there’s never been a better time to learn this fun, timeless skill. While it may take some practice before you really get the hang of it, the following embroidery art projects should inspire you to keep at it.
3. DIY Doll: If you’ve got your basic and intermediate stitches down, you can make these adorable embroidered animals. Choose from tons of animals, including: bunnies, cats, bears and foxes. (via Etsy)
8. Book Covers: Don’t judge a book by its cover, unless of course, it’s stitched like this beauty. These extraordinary book covers of literary classics were handmade using only needle and thread. (via Random House)
Which of these embroidery projects would you love to try this weekend? Tell us in the comments below.