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.
A pretty winter landscape featuring snowdrops and a winter tree embroidered on a hand painted background.
A piece of white fabric was painted in shades of green and sky blue to represent green meadows and sky. The fabric paints were allowed to blend at the boundaries. An oval shape was cut from the painted fabric and a pretty design of a winter tree and delicate snowdrops was stitched in cotton threads.
The completed design has been reinforced by plastic cut from a recycled bottle. The design has been framed by button hole stitch, in fine threads, in blue and green - corresponding to the areas of the design. The back of the brooch is neatened by a layer of felt and a brooch pin is securely stitched in place.
Height - 6 cm approx
Please note: items from Lynwoodcrafts are intended for adults. This item is unsuitable for children as it contains a sharp pin and small parts may represent a choking hazard to children under 36 months.
Items of embroidered jewellery may not be colourfast - care should be taken to remove them from clothing before clothing is washed.
I love stitching miniature landscapes. This is the second brooch I have made with this sort of painted background.
Shipping & delivery
This item will be posted to you by Lynwoodcrafts within 5 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.
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.