This is a much simpler and effective QAYG method with no ugly sashing or hand stitching. Great tutorial with lots of process pictures to make it clear. A Must to read. links to video of the process - brilliant
pretty flower diy : You can put them in two layers using a slightly smaller circle for the top layer petals and it's really cute to use two different patterns and cover the button in fabric used in your bow. ok, i will try it as a gift for a little girl.
Backstitch is a great embroidery stitch for beginners because many patterns can be done entirely in backstitch, but it is also a good stitch for many other small hand-sewn projects. This tutorial will get you on your way to stitching up lots of projects i