Monday, July 11, 2011

Buttonhole-knot rosebud 3

Shown below is another method of embroidering a rosebud, using the buttonhole-knot technique.


 Embroider 3 pointed buttonhole-knot petals, as shown. Click here for the tutorial.


With green thread, work single buttonhole knots on the 2 petals shown and at the base of the petal. Make a straight stitch for the stalk.


If you prefer, work 2 more single buttonhole-knot stitches at both sides of the rosebud to complete the calyx.

3 comments:

  1. cute roses, thanx for the tute...

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  2. Thanks for visiting my blog. I so love your rosebud! Maybe this fall when things slow down I can learn to make it.

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  3. beautiful roses. Nice use of buttonhole knot.

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