The Leopard Print Flats Embroidery Pattern is the perfect introduction to the long and short stitch technique, also called 'needle painting' or 'thread painting'. The finished product may look intimidating, but the stitch itself is very simple. Both veterans and ambitious beginners should find this project challenging and uniquely satisfying.
This listing is for the digital embroidery pattern only; your files will be available to download once payment is confirmed. If you are looking for the complete DIY embroidery kit, you can find the Leopard Print Flats Needle Painting Kit here. The embroidery kit includes fabric that is pre-printed with the leopard print for a simple, 'stitch-by-color' approach.
You can find tips, and tricks for this pattern at: kdornbierdesigns.com/leopard-print-flats
Embroidery Pattern Details
Hoop Size: 6", 7", or 8" (15 cm - 20 cm)
What You'll Need:
- 6"-8" (15 cm - 20 cm) embroidery hoop
- Embroidery needle (Size 9)
- DMC embroidery floss skeins (6 colors)
- Felt for backing (optional)
Stitch Techniques Used:
- Blanket Stitch
- Long and Short Stitch
- Split Stitch
Covered in the Instructions:
- Tools and supply information
- Pattern color and stitch guide
- How to transfer the design
- How to mount a hoop
- How to thread a needle
- How to start and end a thread
- Step-by-step instructions
- How to back a hoop
- Illustrated stitch library
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All instructions are written in English.
Pattern, illustrations, images, and text are © kdornbier LLC. For personal use only. Items made from this pattern may not be produced for resale. All rights reserved.