Becky Hogg Metalwork Embroidery Kit - Mackerel
We are delighted to be stocking this stunning embroidery kit from Becky Hogg. Becky is a professional hand embroiderer who specialises in metal thread embroidery (Goldwork). She likes to use traditional stitches and threads but reinterprets old techniques to keep the embroidery contemporary.
Becky's embroidery kits are suitable for all levels of stitcher as they have very detailed instructions, but we do not recommend them for young children.
Each kit contains all materials and step by step instructions.
Hastings Mackerel kit - In this kit you can make one elegant ‘Hastings Mackerel’ which can be turned into a brooch, a necklace, sew-on patch or a hanging decoration. It is embroidered in 3 Metalwork techniques over 2 layers of craft felt for a raised effect.
The Mackerel is stitched with silver plated and black metal threads, over a shimmery silk/metal organza in a variety of stitches including Couching, Or Nue (couching with a colour) and Cutwork, all traditional skills in this beautiful style of embroidery. The design has the addition of a metallic leather head and fin for maximum shine!
Finished size: 8 x 2 cm. Please note kit is for one mackerel only.