Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

Last week I showed you how to keep a soutache design symmetrical. This week I’m finishing my Lily Pin from Amee K. Sweet-McNamara’s Soutache & Bead Embroidery: Three Basic Shapes Booklet by adding a backing. You can use today’s tips to make your soutache projects nice and tidy!

Don’t worry about the reverse side […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

The way soutache folds and curves is unique and often surprising. Surprises don’t matter much if you’re making an asymmetrical design, but it does create problems if your design is symmetrical. You can use today’s tip to keep you next soutache project on track!

I was inspired by the Lily Pin from Amee K. Sweet-McNamara’s […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

As the holidays get closer and the days get shorter, I starting looking for ways to brighten up my projects with more sparkle! I’ve been working with our Metallic Soutache Cords this week noticed my needle was getting stuck every few stitches. You can use today’s tip to work around this problem and still […]

Tuesday Tips and Tricks!

As someone who does a lot of fiber arts, as well as jewelry making, working with our new soutache cord has been a great way to combine my crafting skills. Today’s tips will help you get your soutache projects off to a good start!

Soutache cord starts to fray as soon as you […]

Soutache Owl Two-For-One!

Hello Everyone!

I finally tried my hand at soutache, and WOW – it is not easy! (I found myself drawing on very old embroidery knowledge in order to get my fingers to do what they were told! HA!)

For my project design, I decided to make a little owl that can be worn as […]