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Here at Paraffle we want to bring embroidery to as many people as possible.

It's why we (try to!) keep three blogs updated.

👩‍🏫 One for the basics.

🎬One for the stitches.

💡And one for inspiration.



Orange Needle Painting Pattern

Ready to learn some new embroidery skills? Paraffle's first Needle Painting pattern is here to help!

This fruity pattern was designed with beginners in mind - with step-by-step photo instructions (and only four thread colours!), you'll learn how to build up and blend colours to create a realistic orange design.


This is a PDF download, so you will need to source fabric, thread, needles, an embroidery hoop, and a pattern transfer paper (e.g. dressmaker's carbon paper). Please make sure that you have a PDF reader (e.g. Adobe Acrobat), and access to a printer.


Paraffle note: I originally intended to make this as a fun Christmas bauble - but as you can see, it turned out pretty summery and works as a fun decoration for any season! For an extra twist, the finished piece is even sturdy enough to make a patch for a jacket.