This is a comprehensive kit designed as an introduction to smocking and suitable for complete beginners. It would appeal to all textile enthusiasts and is a small, easily completed project.
The finished postcard measures 6 x 4 " and can be written and posted if desired!
The kit contains:
a piece of dark brown coloured fabric for the postcard background,
some pre-gathered pale blue fabric for smocking,
a calico backing stitched as a postcard,
a selection of suitable embroidery threads,
a crewel needle,
blue accent fabric,
2 sheets of clear instructions, including images of examples.
You will need a basic sewing kit to complete the postcard and a sewing machine is desirable, but not essential. If desired you may also like to incorporate some of your own threads, fabric or trimmings.
Following the success of smocked post card making workshops, I have developed this kit to allow more enthusiasts to have a go at smocking themselves.
Shipping & delivery
This item will be posted to you by Rosalind Atkins - Smocking and Dorset Buttons within 3 days of receiving payment.
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You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.
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