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"It was a work of art. It was better than that. It was a work of craft.” --Terry Pratchett "Reaper Man"

sktagg23:

Reblogging this in honor of Robin Williams. Please, if you are battling depression or suicidal thoughts, I desperately urge you to talk to someone. I will listen, and so will the people at this number.

sktagg23:

Reblogging this in honor of Robin Williams. Please, if you are battling depression or suicidal thoughts, I desperately urge you to talk to someone. I will listen, and so will the people at this number.

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— 3 weeks ago with 74514 notes

frabric:

Love this people motif obi!

— 3 weeks ago with 6 notes
hardcorestitchcorps:

wildsweetling:

I am so excited to have finished this 8”hoop! :) I’ve been working on this for 4 weeks and I’m super chuffed with the outcome!! :) I can’t wait to start the next one! :) #hoopart #embroideryhoop #needlecraft #embroidery #handembroidery #fox #deer #redsquirrel #rabbit

It’s absolutely gorgeous!

hardcorestitchcorps:

wildsweetling:

I am so excited to have finished this 8”hoop! :) I’ve been working on this for 4 weeks and I’m super chuffed with the outcome!! :) I can’t wait to start the next one! :) #hoopart #embroideryhoop #needlecraft #embroidery #handembroidery #fox #deer #redsquirrel #rabbit

It’s absolutely gorgeous!

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— 3 weeks ago with 2908 notes
melaniegoad:

August 10, 2014
Winding down the last project and starting the new.  I started working on this last night.

melaniegoad:

August 10, 2014

Winding down the last project and starting the new.  I started working on this last night.

— 3 weeks ago with 7 notes

melaniegoad:

August 10, 2014

Almost finished.  I’ll probably block it in the next couple of days and then I’ll be done.

— 3 weeks ago with 3 notes
fuckyeahneedlework:

nightelf-aphra:

Studybreak #crossstitch #embroidery #chatelaine #thedeepbluesea #mystery #needlework

SO PRETTY.

fuckyeahneedlework:

nightelf-aphra:

Studybreak #crossstitch #embroidery #chatelaine #thedeepbluesea #mystery #needlework

SO PRETTY.

— 3 weeks ago with 42 notes

artofthedarkages:

A textile fragment illustrating in the central roundel Dionysius and Ariadne in a chariot driven by a putti and pulled by panthers, with Hercules following on the left. The roundel is surrounded by illustrations of the twelve labors of Hercules.

Woven out of linen and dyed wool.

Made in the late 4th century at Akhmim in Byzantine Egypt. Currently located at the Metropolitan Museum.

(via etonnement)

— 3 weeks ago with 66 notes

melaniegoad:

Shelf Fungi

August 5th, 2015

— 4 weeks ago with 9 notes
melaniegoad:

Shelf Fungi
August 3, 2014

melaniegoad:

Shelf Fungi

August 3, 2014

— 1 month ago with 5 notes
shinyfabulousdarling:

pardalote:

ann-algesia:

Itsy bitsies! About 5cm across, an hour’s work. For the wedding dress I’m making c: #embroidery #spider #bridal #goldwork

Okay. I love this whole series!

cute!

shinyfabulousdarling:

pardalote:

ann-algesia:

Itsy bitsies! About 5cm across, an hour’s work. For the wedding dress I’m making c:
#embroidery #spider #bridal #goldwork

Okay. I love this whole series!

cute!

(via ethansembroidery)

— 1 month ago with 59 notes