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Welcome to my Folksy shop in which you will find a variety of hand-stitched accessories for you and your home, many of which make lovely (and easy-to-post) gifts. I stitch in a variety of styles, combining traditional embroidery with other textile techniques such as felting, weaving, hand dyeing and silk painting. Vintage linens and fabrics re-stitched into unique gifts and accessories may be found at my second Folksy shop 'LynwoodcraftsRecycled' where you will also find vintage sewing supplies including vintage lace.

Pink Rose Bookmark - painted and stitched

Pink Rose Bookmark - painted and stitched
£5.00 1 Available
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Description

A posy of roses has been drawn onto a plain fabric and embellished with hand embroidery to form this distinctive textile bookmark.

Artists crayons were used to draw a simple floral design on a piece of fabric which was then ironed to remove excess colour and heat set the design. The design was enhanced with some very simple embroidery. A fine sewing cotton has been used to blanket stitch around the edge of the bookmark which has been backed with fusible interfacing. The design has been finished with a coat of pva glue to seal the colour.

The bookmark has been completed by the addition of ribbon tails in two coordinating colours.

Length of embroidered panel - 13.5 cm approx.
Total length - 21 cm approx.

Please note: items from Lynwoodcrafts are intended for adults. This item is unsuitable for children under 3 years of age since it contains small parts which may represent a choking hazard.

Inspiration

I have been experimenting with various types of fabric paint, crayons and dyes. The results are lovely brooches and bookmarks which are produced a little more quickly than entirely hand-sticthed alternatives - allowing me to list these at a favourable price!

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Lynwoodcrafts within 5 days of receiving payment.

Shipping destination Cost Additional items
United Kingdom £1.50 £0.50

Returns Policy

You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.

Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.

Read the Folksy Returns Policy.

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