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….

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. 🙂

  7. it’s beautiful! Well done

  8. Kim says:

    Gorgeous. Wear him with pride 😃

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