Ribbon Embroidery Flowers by Hand

Ribbon embroidery, usually done with soft silk ribbons, adds a beautifully textured dimension to your embroidered fabric. It looks classy and has an old-world charm associated with it. Flowers done with ribbon embroidery look stunning on dresses, purses and pillow covers. Choose a tight fabric with an even-weave. Linen, dupioni silk, velvet, denim, cotton brocade,…

Have Fun with Silk-Ribbon Embroidery

Give silk-ribbon embroidery a shot and you’ll be surprised with the romantic result you have come up with. This is just among the old art forms that have become popular again these days. It uses not just ribbons but also perle cotton and embroidery floss to serve as ornamental floral motifs and stitch patterns on…