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Florentine Bauble

Florentine Bauble is worked entirely in tent stitch.

Basketweave and Weird Shapes – Part 3

By Ellen Johnson / November 29, 2018

It’s time to work the background of our lovely little Florentine Bauble by Kirk and Bradley Designs. I’m having oodles of fun to stitching it – and it reaffirms what I already know (but sometimes forget!) – that working a canvas entirely in tent stitch is both relaxing and rewarding. (And it’s really good practice … Read more

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Florentine Bauble by Kirk and Bradley Designs

Basketweave and Weird Shapes

By Ellen Johnson / November 15, 2018

Have you ever been stumped by how to work a diagonal tent stitch (a.k.a. basketweave) background around a bunch of weird shapes? Or even how to stitch those irregular shapes in the first place? Well, fret no more! I’m here to help – and I’ll share some tips that you can use on canvases both large … Read more

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