Discussing machine embroidery · New Designs

embellishing a Celtic themed Crazy Quilt block

As Celtic embroidery fascinates me and I have several collections I thought it about time I created a crazy quilt block with a Celtic theme. There are some new designs within this block and some elements from Holly Bells, Celtic Heather, Celtic Ivy and Celtic Grace. Here is the smaller block which is 5" square.… Continue reading embellishing a Celtic themed Crazy Quilt block

Discussing machine embroidery · Projects

Embroidering my Celtic Heather collection

Last time I shared one of the designs which comes from the Celtic Heather collection. I was looking again at this lovely heart shaped design and opened it up in my software to see its possibilities. As it is St Patrick's Day this week I was thinking about the shamrocks and all things Irish. I wondered if… Continue reading Embroidering my Celtic Heather collection

Discussing machine embroidery · New Designs

Developing a new Celtic Collection

When I started digitising back then in 2007 I was determined to teach myself all about the beauty of Celtic Knot work. I attempted to draw these complicated designs fascinated with the way that they interweave forming intricate patterns. During my days as a bridal dressmaker I had struggled to find adequate embroidery designs for… Continue reading Developing a new Celtic Collection