Gnomework DIY Embroidery Kit

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Don't be fooled by the name "Gnomework", this friendly, forest dwelling fellow is all play. Surrounded by modern, abstract mushrooms, he's right at home in a poplar forest. The gnome and woodland scene is made using a series of beginner embroidery stitches, including a backstitch (he's mostly backstitch...easy peasy), detached chain (link) for his beard, satin stitch, and two French knots for eyes. BTW The satin stitch is edged with a backstitch because it looks great AND hides any imperfections so you always look like a pro. It's like magic!

LEVEL: Ambitious Beginner/First Time Friendly
Choose to incorporate lots of links (detached chain) or simply use a single stitch for a very first-time friendly design.

=> Included in the kit:
- pre-printed pattern on unbleached cotton fabric
- 15cm (6”) bamboo embroidery hoop
- embroidery floss
- embroidery needle
- instructions

Kits include everything needed to complete the project except for scissors! Easy to follow, step by step instructions. Designs are drawn by Laurie and printed on 100% cotton fabric. 

Hook, Line & Tinker donates 5% of profits, along with DIY kits and workshops to Adsum House and other local organizations supporting women & children experiencing homelessness. 

Made in Ketch Harbour, NS

 

Photo & description courtesy of Hook, Line & Tinker