Friday, July 1, 2011

French Knot - Hand Embroidery

French knot stitch is also used widely in Indian embroidery. French knot looks very nice with sequin work.
French knot is best suited for the middle part of flowers. However we can always try variations.
I once made a paper weight for mu husband with only french knot and it indeed ca
me out very attractive.
The below tutorial will show how to do a french knot stitch. If you are not able to understand, please leave a comment, I will surely reach out to you with more details:
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Mahalakshmi said...

The pistil stitch is so lovely to use and the french knots go very well with it.Beautiful embroidery Dolly.....

Dolly laishram said...

thanks so much for your comment

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