Hollyhock embroidery pattern
Stitch this lovely spray of hollyhock blooms.
Bonus: change the colours to suit YOUR taste!
Life-size rendition of our Flower of the Year, the Hollyhock. It illustrates the life of the hollyhock from newly formed bud to full blossom to seed pod.
Stitches Included: Padded satin stitch, stacked split stitch, raised blanket stitch, wrapped stacked stem stitch, detached automatic Palestrina knot, knotted quadruple cast-on. Students should be familiar with, stem stitch, cast-on, bullion, French knot, drizzle, blanket stitch.
Design: 4" x 9"
Fabric Size: 12" x 18"
Edmar Threads Needed: Glory: 161;
Iris 83, 114, 121, 131, 135, 161, 172, 402;
Lola: 131, 161;
Nova: 40, 121, 131 x 2, 161, 402;
Ciré: 121, 131 x 2
Designed for Brazilian embroidery and Edmar rayon threads, but could easily be stitched with your choice of fibres and techniques.