The Edwardian Lady Toblerone – Stitch along anyone?
You can now see Part One of the tutorial to make the needlecase on my tutorials blog
Sharp craft knife
Fabric Glue here
1.5mm to 2mm thick card 20″ x 20″ (mount board)
2 pieces of contrasting fabric 10″ x 10″
Thin wadding 8″x 8″
2 skeins of DMC or Anchor Stranded Thread in contrasting colour for making the cord
1 mother of pearl thread rings here in the UK
Small piece of lightweight interfacing (Pellon) for the scissor case part.
Swarovski Crystals available here
Cross stitched alphabet stitched 1 over 1 thread of 32 count linen, I used Murano
from Sew and So here in the UK
Cross stitched parasol stitched 2 over 2 threads
Polymer clay to make the little roses from Amazon UK
12″ piece of ribbon for closure
Small piece of lace for trimming the scissor holder
Mill Hill Beads (optional)
Inside the needlecase is a special place for your scissors, thread and pretty pins.
Tiny cross stitches stitched over one thread using one thread of stranded cotton
I trimmed this Parasol with white Mill Hill Beads
Until next time – Happy Stitching!