This beginner's Swallow embroidery kit is a bright, colourful way to create your own piece of modern embroidery.
The kit includes everything you need to create your own swooping, paisley Swallow design with 10 different embroidery stitches. The helpful stitch guide provides practical instructions and photos to teach you each new technique, and the wooden display hoop included means it's ready to hang once you've finished!
Inspired by the work of May Morris - English artisan and lead embroiderer in her father William Morris' textile design company, Morris & Co - this design uses a bright blue and coral to create an eye-catching piece of embroidery.
The kit includes:
* 8 inch display hoop
* 8 inch working hoop
* navy blue cotton fabric
* DMC embroidery threads
* backing felt
* dressmakers' carbon paper (for transferring the pattern)
* paisley swallow pattern & stencil
* comprehensive instructions for each stage of the project
* 8-page stitch guide, giving practical instructions and tips on all the stitches this project needs
All you need to get started are a pair of scissors and a pen - simple!