This paisley bumblebee embroidery kit is a brilliant starter kit for both beginners and more experienced stitchers.
The design is made up of ten basic embroidery stitches, and the kit includes everything you need you to craft your own piece of hand embroidery. Detailed instructions and pictures are provided, making it easy to learn all of the techniques required - and there's also a beech display hoop, which is perfect for hanging the piece once you're done! It's perfect for any bee lover who wants to learn the basics of modern embroidery, or as a lovely gift for a creative friend.
The kit includes: * 8 inch 'working' hoop * 8 inch display hoop * Natural cotton fabric * needle * DMC embroidery threads * felt (to back the piece) * dressmakers' carbon paper (to transfer the pattern) * bumblebee pattern & stencil * comprehensive instructions for each stage of the project * 8 page stitch guide, giving instructions and advice on all the stitches this project needs
All you need to get started on your own paisley bee are a pair of scissors and a pen!
Lovely little lockdown project, only took a couple of days to complete. Design was really easy to follow For a beginner and would happily purchase again!! However my next purchase ...view moremight be looking for something a bit more substantial and a bit more testing!! view less
A: Hi! The kits don't have any branding on the outside (so would be a good surprise gift!), but unfortunately don't fit through a normal letterbox - they're sent as a small parcel rather than large letter, as they're slightly too big!