How to make oranges – a free tutorial for you ♥
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Hello! The sun is shining happily in Cape Town and today I thought you would enjoy learning how to make the oranges which were used in this gorgeous design Oranges-and-Bougainvillea. This lovely kit is a new release and it is a wonderful project for all silk ribbon fans!
So to brighten up your day… here is the tutorial from my book: Ribbon embroidery and stumpwork. The oranges in the above design are made in the same way.
Panel 10 from the flower sampler in the book… Click on image to enlarge
A list of what you need for the little orange tree in panel 10 of the book… Click to to enlarge
How to make the basket …. Click to to enlarge
How to make the tree trunk and the oranges… Click on image to enlarge
Make the green core and adding leaves and a bird… Click on image to enlarge
… and how to make little forget-me-nots at the base of the basket :) Click on image to enlarge
I hope you enjoyed this little lesson :)
I have some love masterpieces to share with you soon. To keep in touch:
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Enjoy the rest of your day. Happy stitching!