December 2, 2011

Stitch your own handwriting

Have you ever tried to stitch your own hand writing? Seems to me it's the perfect way to add a personal touch to your piece. Dana of Water Penny has a tutorial on her blog on how to transfer your handwriting to fabric.

And if you are a fan of stitched lettering, quotes, alphabet samplers etc. be sure to check out my Stitched Lettering group on Flickr!

4 comments:

  1. Great post- I love incorporating text into textiles and have printed my Nan's handwriting onto fabric, but haven't yet tried to stitch it

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  2. Fun idea! How cute would it be to stitch your kids' handwriting too? My son can't write yet but I may have to try it when he can!

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  3. Thanks for sharing! I also think it would be a great way to preserve love letters and kids drawings.

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