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Spring Sampler SAL – Week 2

Woven Wheel Flowers

Welcome to Week 2 of the Spring Sampler SAL…

If you need a refresh on the SAL or would like to access the FREE pattern – you can find all the information here… Spring Sampler Stitch a Long

Week 2

Block 2 – Woven Wheel Flowers

DMC Thread (use 2 strands throughout), you will need:

  • #3834 Plum
  • #371 Moss Green
  • #758 Antique Pink

Flower Heads…

The flower heads are all stitched with Woven Wheels. This is a really simple stitch – once you have the 5 spokes coming out from the center of the circle – the rest is done on the surface. Here’s how to stitch a woven wheel…

tutorial for woven wheel stitch

Leaves…

For Satin stitch I like to do a backstitch outline of the shape before filling in with the Satin Stitch. For these little leaves, I did a slanted satin stitch – starting in the center (on the outer edge of the backstitch) and filling in diagonally across (taking the needle back in on the outer edge of the backstitch).

tutorial for satin stitch

The Stems are completed with Split Stitch

Daisies

These little daisies are so satisfying – incredibly simple but transform a boring cross into a pretty little flower in no time.

Your Beautiful little flowers are now complete and the 2nd block is done.

Please share your progress on the Facebook group and show everyone how your stitching is coming along.

You can also share your progress on Instagram using #stitchdoodlespringsal2020

Block 3 will be on Thursday 19th March – see you then.

Happy Stitching!

Week 1 – Strawberries

Want to join in?

If you would like to join the FREE Stitch a Long – you can. It takes place up until the 21st May 2020 and don’t worry if you can’t keep up. As long as you have the pattern (which is free up to 21st May through the link below) – the tutorials will be staying on the blog so you can take as long as you like.

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