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Sweetheart Punch Needle Baby Album

By  Alice Okon  for  DMC Corp.

finished size of design: 4-1/2" square

  • Sweetheart Punch Needle Baby Album

Materials

  • DMC Punch Needle Fabric: White
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss: 162, 210, 320, 535, 603, 605, 744, 745, 746, 747, 776, 813, 818, 827, 959, 964, 4160, blanc
  • Fabric-covered photo album
  • White felt, 4-1/2” square

Tools

  • Punch needle of choice, 3-strand, on low loop setting
  • Punch needle threader
  • Interlocking hoop frame, 7”
  • DMC embroidery scissors
  • Clear-drying water-based glue
  • Beacon Adhesives Fabri-Tac Glue

Basic Supplies

  • paintbrush or foam brush, measuring tape or ruler, scissors

Pattern - Sweetheart Punch Needle Baby Album

  • 1. Print out pattern. Cut punch needle fabric in half to remove packaging creases. Transfer design onto center of fabric. Position fabric in hoop.
  • 2. Following pattern, punch needle design using 3 strands floss for all areas. Trim thread ends.
  • 3. Apply thin layer of water-based glue on back of punch needle design. Let dry.
  • 4. Remove design from hoop; trim around design leaving 1/8" border on all sides.
  • 5. Use fabric glue to glue design on white felt square. Let dry.
  • 6. Use fabric glue to glue white felt square on center of photo album. Let dry.