Tag Archives: Colour

In Love With Threads on Pinterest

Check out In Love With Threads on Pinterest.  I’ve got a few boards on there and am adding more as they come to me. My Inspiration Board is full of wonderful work by other inspiring embroiderers. Such as Annemieke Mein, … Continue reading

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Historical Corsets

I love corsets.  I love the look they give and have always wanted one.  Throughout history they have been used to create the then fashionable shape and this shape has changed through time. I made these little corsets to show … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

I know, I know.  It’s been such a long time since I posted a Sunday Stash.  I have forged ahead and taken some pictures that, hopefully, are lighted decently and look good.  Please let me know what you think. This … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

This is an interesting selection as all the thread in the outer ring except for the Wildflowers in the centre bottom have come from weaving.  I took a weaving class at the university and these threads have been given to … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

I love the airshow.  I love the jets and the noise.  The city where I live has one every year and this year is its 50th year, so this week’s Sunday Stash is an airplane in honour of the anniversary.  … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

In honour of the Olympics in London happening now, here’s the Olympic rings in thread.  The colours of the rings on the white background represent the colours found in the flags of the nations of the world. The yellow and … Continue reading

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The Geek and the Teapot

There’s a few things you need to know about me.  One, I am a geek.  Really.  I love Star Trek, Star Wars, Dr. Who and many other sci-fi shows.  I also know how to build my own computer.  Not that … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash

Happy Sunday everyone!  It’s time for Sunday Stash again.  This time we’re celebrating Mint Green, in honour of my daughter’s new jeans. Today’s shades of mint green include silk ribbon and polyester ribbon, cotton floss, cotton flower thread, and perle … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day!

I want to start a new feature here on In Love With Threads called Stash Sunday.  Every Sunday (hopefully) I’ll post a picture of some things from my stash.  Canada Day seemed an appropriate time to start.  All the items … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Colour

Orna over at Adorn by Orna had a Colour Competition where she asked us to take pictures of at least 10 items all of a certain colour.  It was an interesting challenge.  First I searched my house for things that … Continue reading

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