Silk Ribbon Embroidery Projects
Here are some simple combinations for this simple stitch.
For further direction view the posting on Spider Web Roses
Ribbon Stitch, Straight Stitch, Detached Chain Stitch.
Ribbons: Spider Web Roses – Two Tone 4 mm. Pale Pink and Pink Ribbon
Rose Leaves – Green Ribbon – 4 mm.
French Knot Flowers -- DMC Rayon Floss Lilac and Cream
Stem and Leaf - Stem Stitch – DMC Thread Green
Straight Stitch at Rosebud Tip – DMC Thread
( Or Threads of your choice )
The Rosebuds are worked in Detached Chain Stitch, with three small ribbon stitches in
green ribbon for the Sepals. Thread Crewel Needle with Pink Embroidery Thread and
make 2 small straight stitches at the top of the bud.
French Knot Flowers: 2 Strands of Lilac and 3 wraps.
Centre: 2 Strands of Cream and 3 wraps make the centre.
Next stem stitch the vines to make the circle ---
Lazy Daisy leaves in Thread at each French Knot Flower.
Do the Spider Web Rose last
( this avoids getting the threaded
needle caught on the exposed Spider Web Ribbon )
Finally complete by doing Rose Leaves in Ribbon Stitch, coming
from under the rose.
Spider Web Rose is a very quick stitch and can be varied by changing the
combinations around it. Suitable for delicate work such as accessories for
the bride, lingerie, baby's clothes, and any item of a delicate nature.