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Dragonfly Kit

Dragonfly Kit

$1.80$42.45 USD

The Dragonfly is an intermediate surface embroidery technique.

The design is inspired by traditional Jacobean floral motifs but on a smaller scale and incorporates modern materials such as silk ground fabric, cotton threads, metallic thread, organza fabrics and kid leather.

There are 20 surface embroidery stitches worked on the Dragonfly design.

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The Dragonfly is an intermediate surface embroidery technique.

The design is inspired by traditional Jacobean floral motifs but on a smaller scale and incorporates modern materials such as silk ground fabric, cotton threads, metallic thread, organza fabrics and kid leather.

There are 20 surface embroidery stitches worked on the Dragonfly design.

The silk fabric comes with the design drawn on so you do not have to be concerned about transferring the design yourself and the DMC cotton embroidery threads come on a numbered thread template so you know exactly which colour to use on the embroidery.

I have listed the DMC cotton embroidery thread colour that the fabric is closest to:

Medium Blue: 334

Light Grape: 3836

Ivory: Ecru

Light Pistachio Green: 524

You can check out the DMC colour chart for the colour of the fabrics. Please note that the colours on your computer screen may look slightly different to the true fabric colour.

In the kit I provide a detailed instruction booklet with lots of step-by-step diagrams and instructions on how to work each stitch.

Each stitch is worked in a single strand of DMC embroidery giving the embroidery a lovely fine quality.

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.


Embroidery Size:

  • 3 3/4 inches (9 1/4 cm) high by 4 1/2 inches (11 1/4 cm) wide

Kit Contents:

  • Instruction Booklet
  • Piece of Silk Shantung Fabric 11 inches by 11 inches (27 1/2 cm by 27 1/2 cm) With the Design Hand Drawn on
  • Ten Shades of DMC Embroidery Cotton Thread on a Numbered Thread Template
  • Organza Fabric
  • Silver Kid Leather
  • One Spool of Silver No. 1 Japan Thread
  • One Size 10 Crewel Embroidery Needles

Recommended Supplies:

Weight.13 kg
Dimensions37 × 27 × 1.8 cm
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Kit with Medium Blue Silk Fabric, Kit with Light Grape Silk Fabric, Kit with Ivory Silk Fabric, Kit with Light Pistachio Green Silk Fabric, Kit with White Silk Fabric, 9 inch Stretcher Bar Frame and Thumb Tacks, Packet of 15 Richard and Hemming Size 10 Crewel Embroidery Needles, Packet of 10 Wire Needle Threaders

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