How-To: Embroider a Perfect Bullion Knot

How-To: Embroider a Perfect Bullion Knot

Given my recent French knot blouse and light box posts, you might have noticed that I’m on a bit of an embroidery kick. So, this this bullion knot embroidery tutorial from Kathy at The Unbroken Thread definitely fits right in with my current stitching obsession.
I’d always thought that flowers like the one pictured above were made with satin stitch, so I’m definitely excited to find a new method for giving small areas a solid look and a more 3D texture. To learn how to make bullion knots of your own, head on over to The Unbroken Thread to see the full how-to!
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Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley.

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