Mittens decoration hand embroidery kit
Hand embroidery kit to make a goldwork and beaded Christmas mittens decoration. This kit is an original design by embroidery artist Hannah Mansfield /The Perpetual Maker. The kit includes full instructions and all the materials needed to create the decoration. The instructions cover two options for transferring the design to the fabric, prick and pounce and the tacking transfer method as well as goldwork and beading techniques. Goldwork techniques covered include, applying padding, using pearl purl and purls. You will also learn how to make the embroidery into a neatly finished decoration.
You can choose out of two colour ways for this kit, the gold colour way or the or silver colour way. Please select the colour way you would like to order from the drop down menu.
Included in the kit:
Dark blue 100% wool felt fabric.
A design on tissue paper for the tacking transfer method.
A design in paper pre-pricked with holes for the prick and pounce transfer method.
Two needles, a beading/goldwork wire needle and a sharps needle.
Felt for padding.
Paper templates for the felt padding shapes.
One full size reel of cotton sewing thread in white or yellow, depending on the colour way you choose.
Bobbins containing the other colours of cotton thread required.
A variety of goldwork wires, including pearl purl, rough and smooth purls and bright check purl.
Beads in three colours.
A length of string.
All presented in a box.
The only additional items you need to make this kit, which are not included, are a six inch embroidery hoop and embroidery scissors. Plus a prick and pounce pad and powder if you choose to use that transfer method.