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Brooch – Metal Thread Brooch Kit

Brooch – Metal Thread Brooch Kit

$31.50 USD

The Metal Thread Brooch is a beginners project.

The embroidery is worked by sewing down strands of pearl purl which is a coiled metal thread, the stitches are hidden in the coils of the thread. In-between the lines of pearl purl are sections of gold soft metal beads.

I have also included a brooch pattern and brooch pin in case you prefer to work a pendant instead of a brooch.

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The Metal Thread Brooch is a beginners project.

The embroidery is worked by sewing down strands of pearl purl which is a coiled metal thread, the stitches are hidden in the coils of the thread. In-between the lines of pearl purl are sections of gold soft metal beads.

The finished brooch can be painted with a clear non-yellowing varnish so it does not tarnish.

I provide a detailed instruction booklet in the kit with step-by-step diagrams and instructions on how to work the brooch. I have also included a brooch pattern and brooch pin in case you prefer to work a pendant instead of a brooch.

I am offering free on-going critique with this kit…..you can email me at any time if you have questions or would like me to critique your embroidery.

Please visit the Metal Thread Information page for FAQS on goldwork/metal threads.


Size:

  • Brooch Height: 1 3/4 inches (4 1/2 cm) high by 1 3/4 inches (4 1/2 cm) wide
  • Pendant Height: 2 inches (5 cm) high by 1 3/4 inches (4 1/2 cm) wide

Kit Contents:

  • Instruction Booklet
  • A Piece of Silk Organza Fabric 9 inches by 9 inches (22 1/2 cm by 22 1/2 cm)
  • Black Felt
  • Vivid Red No. 2 Pearl Purl
  • Opaque Green No. 2 Pearl Purl
  • Super Emerald No. 2 Pearl Purl
  • Dark Blue No. 2 Pearl Purl
  • Gold Bright Check Purl
  • Light Blue Polyester Sewing Thread
  • Spool of Black Polyester Sewing Thread
  • Brooch Pin
  • Pendant Bail
  • Pendant Black Leather Necklace
  • Size 10 Crewel Embroidery Needles
  • Size 12 Crewel Embroidery Needle

Recommended Supplies:

Weight .14 kg
Dimensions 37 × 27 × 0.8 cm