Category: embroidery

kira makes Rouge du Rhin Roses de Neiges (rainbow version)

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Last year, I ordered the Rouge du Rhin Roses de Neiges kit from The French Needle. I decided to make a practice version first to learn any new stitches, before tackling the beautiful whitework version.

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So, naturally, I decided to go with variegated threads in a rainbow wheel.

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Unfortunately, the piece lost momentum and was set aside during the move to the new apartment.

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But, I have found it and am working on the last two segments — purple and pink. Once those are done, I’ll remove the interfacing (used for tracing), and decide how I want to mount/frame it. Perhaps in a hoop.