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Blackwork Xmas tree card

This project was created for a Pateley Bridge Young Embroiderers workshop on blackwork. It was designed to show light, medium and dark tones achieved in blackwork, and the patterns were chosen to give the impression of a tree.

Materials required

1Mark the vertical and horizontal lines of your material
2Start by outlining the bottom section of the tree
3Follow the instructions on the diagram
4Sew a gold star sequin at the top of your tree
5Use double sided sticky tape to assemble your card

blackwork christmas tree pattern

you can also see a larger version of the diagram (165K)

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by Stephanie Mawdsley © Stephanie Mawdsley 2000 - 2011.

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