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A very small garden

The template of this design is to be downloaded HERE

This garden is entirely embroidered with DMC stranded cotton.

Tree

The trunk and branches are embroidered with stem stitch 2 threads. The leaves are embroidered with fishbone stitch 1 thread.

The used colors are DMC 610 and 4045

Muscaris

Embroider the stems with straight stitch  2 threads. The flowers are embroidered with lazy daisy stitch 2 threads starting at the bottom of the ear.

The used colors are DMC 601 and 4235

Angelicas

The stems and flower bases are embroidered with straight stitch 2 threads. Embroider the leaves with fly stitch 2 threads and the flowers with French knots 2 threads and 2 wraps.

The used colors are DMC 733 and 4160

Tulips

Embroider the stems with straight stitch and the leaves with double lazy daisy stitch. The flowers are made of 3 lazy daisy stitches starting from the same point at the base of the flower. All is embroidered with 2 threads. 

The used colors are DMC 368 and 4100

Daisies

Embroider the leaves with fly stitch 1 thread. The flowers are made of 8 petals embroidered with lazy daisy stitch 1 thread. Cover the tips of the loops with a small straight stitch 1 thread of a different color and finish with a French knot 2 threads 1 wrap in the center.

The used colors are  DMC B5200, 3805, 725 and 986

Lavender

Stitch the stems with straight stitch 2 threads and the flowers with bullion stitch 2 threads (about 8 – 10 wraps).

The used colors are DMC 500 and 327

Cyclamen

Embroider the leaves with fly stitch worked close together 2 threads. The petals of the flowers are made of 5 lazy daisy stitches 2 threads all starting from the center, and add a French knot 2 threads 1 wrap for the heart.

The used colors are DMC 500, 319 and 3727

This is a picture of the half embroidered garden.