Hello Friends! Due to the long weekend and a large volume of orders, we are taking a bit longer to ship your orders out. They are currently taking approximately a week to ship but we are working hard to get caught up :)

We now accept multiple currencies. Please be sure to pay in the currency of your choice at checkout as we are unable to change currencies after you have paid.

The Stitchery Embroidery Kit: The Chateau

 

As described directly from Nicki Franklin’s site:

This embroidery kit was the fifth issue of The Stitchery monthly subscription embroidery project from 2020.

Haven is a series of embroidery designs with a focus on home and the places we go to feel safe, cosy and happy.

This embroidery was inspired by the beautiful Chateau I taught at in 2019 with Erica from Wilderstitch.

The kit comes with pre printed antique linen (10"square), instructions and plenty of threads. The design is approx  11cm x 9cm

You will need to have a simple sewing kit to include small, sharp, embroidery scissors, an assorted packet of embroidery/crewel needles and an embroidery hoop. 

There is a little colouring/painting required with this kit, just to get the walls of the chateau and the roof in place.

Our blog has a little guide of how to paint on linen and we recommend you look at this if this is your first time using paint on linen.

I think it gives a lighter effect than heavy stitching with this kit, and offers a little perspective and texture to the final piece.

All of our kits have been completed by complete beginners but we do rate our kits on a scale of 1-3 to help you

The ratings are

1) Absolute beginner

2) Enthusiastic beginner

3) Accomplished beginner

This kit is rated - 2 - for Enthusiastic Beginners

Search