Module 10: Braids

Hello again.  Well I finally feel that I’m nearing the end of my City and Guilds and I’m actually hoping that I might be able to submit for assessment in June this year – yay!  I had started on Module 10 over the Christmas period – making beads, buttons and wrapping cords.  I still had … More Module 10: Braids

Module 9: Needle Samples

For Module 9 the sampling requirement is a bit less heavy than the previous module…phew!  We are asked to provide samples of how to use a variety of different needles.  In fact, although some needles do provide technical advantages – such as less thread shredding and breakage – many of them actually give the same … More Module 9: Needle Samples

Colourful Cords

The C&G Machine Embroidery course requires you to make samples of cords which can then be combined to make braids. Here are just a few samples of how I went about this…almost anything can be wrapped, knotted or stitched over and made into lengths. … More Colourful Cords