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No. 80

'Exotic crewel work blooms in a rich palette of colours cover the surface of this superb jewellery roll.' Designed by Marg Light, threads used are Gumnut Yarns fine wool "DAISIES'..


Image reproduced courtesy of Marg Light


No. 78

Alison Snepp's design is based on the embroidery from the Greek Island of Skyros. These fun and colourful embroidered figures are stitched using a simple darning technique. Applied to a director's chair, the main threads used are Gumnut Yarns perlé silk 'BUDS' and stranded silk 'STARS'.

 


No. 77

Gumnut Yarns fine wool 'DAISIES' 'in gentle Victorian shades, lovingly stitched onto natural linen twill by June Goodwin, give this gorgeous needlecase timeless appeal.'

'Traditional Jacobean motifs represent a profusion of luscious fruit and flowers, entwined with delicate foliage on the front cover. Sprays of unripe berries and passionfruit adorn the lining and back cover.'.


No. 73

'The intense colours and unique flower forms of Australian native flora are beautifully captured on the front of this handy fabric bag. Designed by Bev Stayner most of the threads used are Gumnut Yarns perlé silk 'BUDS'.


No. 73

'Perfect for this lovely jewellery pouch, the rich reds and greens of pelargoniums contrast with the French navy stripes in the ticking.' Marg Light has embroidered her design using mostly Gumnut Yarns perlé silk 'BUDS'.

Marg Light has used Gumnuts in many of her designs.



No. 73

'Fresh white daisies, detached leaves and tiny ladybirds are scattered across the lids of these fabric covered oval boxes.' Jan Kerton has embroidered the daisy centres and leaves using Gumnut Yarns silk/wool 'POPPIES' and stranded silk 'STARS'.

Jan Kerton has used Gumnuts in many of her designs.

Images reproduced courtesy of Country Pumpkin Publications

CREATIVE EMBROIDERY & CROSS STITCH

Vol. 22 No. 6

'Gladys Clough designed this runner for the centre of a table or sideboard, but the design could be adapted for a cushion to match the runner. Threads used are Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 22 No. 5

'This delightful project designed and stitched by Gladys Clough will be the star attraction at your next tea party and what a wonderful gift this tea cosy would make. Threads used are Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 22 No. 1

'When Taetia McEwen's son was old enough for his first pillow', she designed this adorable frog and mouse pillowcase. Threads used are Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 21 No. 9

'Australian bilbies are shy, nocturnal creatures, which is why they're perfect for delivering Easter eggs! This bilby designed by Taetia McEwen is embroidered using Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS.

Vol. 21 No. 4

'The three little kittens on this cot sheet by Taetia McEwen will sleep well because they've found their mittens.' All threads used by Taetia are Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 20 No. 11

This delicate pincushion stitched in pretty pale pinks and greens was designed by Taetia McEwen. It incorporates Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 20 No. 9

'Jennifer Bennett's embroidery is a floral study that combines different ribbon embroidery techniques on the one sampler. The stumpwork insects were added for their pleasure and simplicity.' Threads used include Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 20 No. 7

These lifelike roses and buds were created by Bets Maas using Barbola technique to create a beautiful three-dimensional artwork similar to stumpwork, but without wires. The threads used are Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 20 No. 6

Maureen Tarnok's cottage box is surrounded by flowers and uses a wide variety of threads and ribbons including Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'. Parts 2 & 3 of this spectacular project can be found in Vol.20 No.7 & 8.

Vol. 20 No. 6

Glad Clough's silk sewing wrap is stitched using Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS', plus a touch of metallic gold.

Vol. 20 No. 5

Glad Clough's 'traditional design has a surprisingly modern look 'and is stitched using Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Vol. 20 No. 4

'This delightful floral design by Taetia McEwen will have you dreaming of spring blooms every time you lay your head down.' The pillow case is embroidered using Gumnut Yarns stranded silk 'STARS'.

Image reproduced courtesy of Express Publications

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