Blackwork Flowers

 For more blackwork flower kits see the Weekenders range.

What is in a kit?

Blackwork Rose

This design shows how effective the technique of adding stitches to a pattern can be in achieving a form of shaded realism in blackwork. A touch of metallic adds sparkle to this lovely rose. A second colourway is available - see below.

Design size: 11.3 x 8.6 inches

Kit 16.00

Chart 6.50

(inc VAT)

 

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Blackwork Irises

Easy to stitch, with minimal shading on the petals. Choose the blue/silver version or the more realistic purple/green and gold colourway shown below.

Design size: 10 x 7.5 inches

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Kit 16.00

Chart 6.50

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Fuchsia

The delicate shaded effect of this design is helped by the use of threads of different thicknesses. Stranded cotton is used in 1, 2 and 3 strands, along with sewing cotton (normally used for hems and seams) and Pearl no. 12 (often used in hardanger embroidery. Suitable for the stitcher with a little prior experience of blackwork.

Design size: 13 x 8.5 inches

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Kit 19.00

Chart 6.50

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Waterlily

Shading taken to its highest degree! Colour changes, added stitches and thicker threads make this portrait really come to life. Suitable for the stitcher with a little prior experience of blackwork.

Design size: 11.4 x 5.6 inches

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Kit 16.00

Chart 6.50

(inc VAT)