Here’s how to embroider a stylized camellia The design of this camellia can be downloaded HERE The 5 small triangles are embroidered in satin stitch with 1 thread. The petals are embroidered in long and short stitch with 1 thread. Remember to make a split back stitch with 1 thread around each petal before beginning the long and short stitch. Add straight stitches 1 thread and fan-shaped to the base of each petal. The center is embroidered in satin stitch with 1 thread on a 3 threads padding and surrounded by a 2 threads back stitch. These 5 small petals are embroidered in blanket stitch with 2 threads. These petals are embroidered in satin stitch with 1 thread on a 2 threads padding. The outline of the flower is embroidered in Palestrina stitch with 3 threads. To embroider this flower I used the following threads House of Embroidery stranded cotton Salvia 68 House of Embroidery stranded cotton Fairies 17 DMC stranded cotton 3865 DMC stranded cotton 154 DMC stranded cotton 3803 DMC stranded cotton 524 Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website CAPTCHA CodeChallenge failed By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. * Yes, add me to your mailing list. Join the conversation via an occasional emailGet notified of new comments on this post. If discussion generates more than a few emails daily your subscription will be paused automatically. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.