Vintage Pocket Ornament

Materials

  • Winter White 25-count Evenweave (DMC), 7”x7”, two
  • Lining fabric, 6”x12”
  • Cameo Heart (#112214) (Mill Hill)
  • 6-strand Satin Embroidery Floss in colors listed on key (DMC)
  • Ecru braid, 1/2”, 3/8 yd.
  • Ecru beaded gimp trim, 1/4 yd.

Tools

  • Iron-on interfacing, 7”x7”, two
  • Tapestry needle, #24 (DMC)
  • Sewing needle and matching thread
  • Gem-Tac Permanent Adhesive (Beacon Adhesives)

Directions

STEP 1

  • To find center of Evenweave, fold in half and in half again opposite way. Mark center with contrasting thread.

STEP 2

  • Use two strands of satin to crossstitch and one strand Rosemary Green to backstitch design centered on one piece of Evenweave.

STEP 3

  • Apply iron-on interfacing to wrong side of stitching and remaining piece of Evenweave; trim to 6”x6”.

STEP 4

  • With right sides together, sew beaded trim to bottom edge of stitching.

STEP 5

  • With wrong sides together, sew front to back along sides and bottom edges for form pocket. Turn right side out. Press raw top edge under 1/4”.

STEP 6

  • Tack ends of braid over seams at top edge.

STEP 7

  • Fold lining in half, right sides together. Sew along side edges. Press raw edge under 1/2”.

STEP 8

  • Insert lining into pocket, wrong sides together. Tack lining to pocket around top edge.

STEP 9

  • Glue heart charm to center of stitching.

Note

  • 1. Use 1/4” seam allowance throughout.
by Lois Winston for The DMC Corporation

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/4367/b1ceb632-2f7f-40fd-8eae-3e7c87a22411.pdf



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Vintage Pocket Ornament
Vintage Pocket Ornament