Explore Straight Stitch, Hardanger, and more!

.

Straight Stitch, Hardanger

s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com originals e5 5a e2 e55ae212548d091457780abf7d482ee7.jpg

s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com originals e5 5a e2 e55ae212548d091457780abf7d482ee7.jpg

This all-white doily would look great on a small table or a chest of drawers and would be the perfect gift to someone who appreciates elegant needlework.  The delightful, serene, all-white, linen doily was made by my mother. I find the symmetrical and simple design gorgeous. Along the sides, a line of Danish hemstitch has been embroidered to give the doily a stylish finish. The technique used to create the pattern of threads and empty spaces is called pulled or drawn thread embroidery. This…

Unique all-white Scandinavian vintage doily, drawn thread work on linen, hand embroidered

Pinterest
Search