More of a buzz….

A little bit of snow and the whole world comes to a standstill – making it the best time to sew. Although today I did little more than finish off my bee brooch. First, I cut out the wings and used buttonhole stitch to secure the edges. Next, I attached legs and wings to the body and finally stitched on a black base and clasp. I am quite pleased with him really and as I wear brooches every day – he will join my collection. A very appropriate brooch for someone whose name means ‘bee’.

Keep stitching pretty….

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About wybrow1966

My name is Deborah, and my earliest recollection of being creative is learning how to smock at primary school. We had a wonderful, white-haired lady who came in once a week to teach the 'girls' how to sew. I am not sure what the boys got up to during this time - but I never once felt as though I was missing out on anything. Now, as a primary teacher, I often give up evenings to teach enthusiastic children how to embroider. I am now just about to embarked into the world of blogging. Who knows if anyone will be interested, or if I can even keep it up. But here goes....
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17 Responses to More of a buzz….

  1. Your bee is just gorgeous. I Love his wings. I’m glad you wear brooches and can show him off. I’m sure you’ll get lots of compliments on him.

  2. Catherine says:

    What a gorgeous little bee! You have finished him off so well. I bet lots of people are asking for one now!

  3. claire93 says:

    oh he is simply adorable!

  4. sewchet says:

    What a fabulous brooch and so perfectly executed – enjoy all the inevitable accompanying compliments:)

  5. Dima says:

    He’s so tiny and cute!

  6. He is just adorable. I am loving those little wings, so sheer and delicate. πŸ™‚

  7. it’s beautiful! Well done

  8. Kim says:

    Gorgeous. Wear him with pride πŸ˜ƒ

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