The French knot is one of those embroidery stitches that is either your best friend or your worst enemy. If you have trouble with French knots, try these five tips for foolproof French knots. Youll find yourself a happy knot-maker in no time!
French knot sheep - I recently finished a sampler which featured sheep made with a variety of stitches - Turkey work, buttonhole, satin - French knots were my favourite, thought bullion knots would probably be great, too.
Handmade Country Cottage Embroidered Picture. Ideal for New Home or retirement Gift. Freehand work from sketches, with French knot flowers
I love making freehand embroidery pictures and this one shows a beautiful stone cottage front door with a very welcoming display of flowers. The design is sketched first then fabric cut to create the shading and background. I have used high quality cotton fabric by Makower UK for this design in shades to compliment the stone work and painted door. The background is a natural linen. The detail is added using free-motion machine embroidery to draw the picture with stitches. Every brick, door…
How to Make a French Knot: FREE Tutorial + Helpful Tips
The French knot can be your best friend or your worst enemy. If you have trouble, learn how to make a French know with this FREE tutorial + 5 helpful tips!