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I learned to embroider when I was a kid, when everyone was really into cross stitch (remember the '80s?). Eventually, I migrated to surface embroidery, teaching myself with whatever I could get my hands on...read more

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Great Tutorial for Smockers!


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Just a quick note to let you know about this terrific tutorial for honeycomb smocking on Tumbling Blocks. It’s an excellent picture tutorial for a really neat smocking technique. It makes it look really easy and fun! I hope you enjoy it!


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  1. That is neat, and I really mean neat, like neat and tidy. A very clever way to make consistent folds and nice straight creases. Thanks for the pointer!


  2. I did a double-take when I first glanced at this post title…I thought it said “Great Tutorial for Smokers.” Instruction in how to hold a cigarette and needlepoint at the same time, perhaps? 🙂

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