YOU AND I-Silk Ribbon Embroidery KIT




YOU AND I-Silk Ribbon Embroidery KIT

This lovely design is now available in kit form. An enjoyable project for all silk ribbon embroidery fans.

Embroidered by the talented Merlene Spies from Johannesburg, I just love the colours and the texture in this lovely piece.



Here are some close-up details:



The kit contains the following.

  • The embroidery panel with the design printed onto pure cotton fabric.  The size of the design is A3 size – 39 cm x 29.7 cm (15.35 inches x 11.69 inches) and it is printed on a larger cloth which will fit snugly in your hoop or frame.
  • The threads. 13 skeins of six-strand cotton threads
  • All the beautiful silk ribbons as follows:  28 packets of 7mm silk ribbon, 3 packets of 2mm silk ribbon, 11 packets of 4mm silk ribbon and 9 packets of  6mm organza ribbon –a total of 51 packets of ribbon. There will be a lot left over to use in other projects in the future.
  • Two pages of instructions written by Merlene Spies, and 2 large pages of colour pictures with close-up detail to use as a guide.
  • Stitch gallery
  • all the needles that you will need for this project
  • and thin cotton voile to use as a backing fabric.


YOU AND I – A4 (Medium) embroidery panel, ready to embroider

The original artwork by the extremely talented Peter McGowan.