Vintage Minnow from VintageMinnow said 6 years ago, Thomas Taaffe from TomTaaffeCrafts said 6 years ago, Niamh Pedreschi from harmonydesignstudio said 6 years ago. Haley Pierson-Cox from Red-Handled Scissors is a maker of crafts, a lover of cats, an avid swearing enthusiast, a cross-stitch book author, and a general purveyor of quirk. Depending on how detailed your image is this can take a while–give your wrist a shake if you get tired. Etsy Crafts Fun Crafts Paper Crafts Diy Postcard Art Postal Paper Embroidery Crafty Craft Crafting Craft Party. If you like, you can make another copy of your image beforehand and draw out the design you’d like to embroider to use as a guide for the hole placement. This project will be added to my own book of fun things to do!! Haley Pierson-Cox. Thank you for the new ideas! thank you so much for this. Embroidered Postcards: We love our town here at alt+library, which is why we’ve spent a lot of time this summer embroidering postcards in its honor. We can even see your creativity in your nail polish - which is stunning. We love our town here at alt+library, which is why we’ve spent a lot of time this summer embroidering postcards in its honor. 5 out of 5 stars (8) 8 reviews $ 5.00. They work perfect for this! Here is a little guide to stitching your own: Supplies: embroidery floss, awl, embroidery needles, cardboard scrap, cardstock, scissors, glue, image. A few months ago I worked with Cut Out + Keep, an amazing craft blog, to create a craft tutorial using fabric tags from The Dutch Label Shop. Step 3: Thread your needle and tie a double knot at the end. What a fun idea, especially for decorating photos in your scrapbook. They look super cute, too–my nine- and eleven-year-olds made the three in this picture, and happily made tons more with me for an entire afternoon of crafting embroidered greeting cards one wintry day. Salinah and Aisah Zailani from Simply4Love said 6 years ago. on Introduction, I tried to make something like this and it did not turn out very well. lemongrasssoap from lemongrasssoap said 6 years ago. But I stumbled upon a design for a Valentine's Day postcard instead. Remember to save half the cards for your blank postcard fronts. Move on through the back of the third hole and repeat until you’ve finished your stitch. And the manicure is super hot too. Thank you for such a great idea!!! I have a group of friends that I've been making art with for a few years now. I have no time! So fun! Step 4: Once you’re done with your design, cut the excess floss so that it sticks out two inches from the back of your image. How unique. Choose your thread. Julia K Walton from FireHorseVintageHQ said 6 years ago, Fun! The postcards can be so much fun. Great tutorial :), Akemi from AkemiHandmade said 6 years ago, Michaelann from SayinAndSketchin said 6 years ago, Jane Sheriff from OceanDropPhotography said 6 years ago. Such a fabulous idea! Adobe Spark Post takes care of all the complex operations, leaving you with the simple fun of making step-by-step customization choices. Great Idea and now I am gonna have to try this with some of my extra vintage photos...:), Deanna Toribio from VitaskinPlus said 6 years ago, patty mora from PattyMoraVintage said 6 years ago, theartlyons from theartlyons said 6 years ago. That is so cute and looks like fun to do for a card. Make Embroidered Postcards. On this site you can find machine embroidery designs in the most popular formats, with a new free machine embroidery design each month. Quality Handmade Items from WhisperingOak said 6 years ago. Give old memories new life with this photo embroidery project. If needed, you can add more holes as you embroider. The last third allows me to write my message. Feb 25, 2016 - Explore Anne Davies's board "Embroidered & Quilted Post Cards", followed by 1621 people on Pinterest. Or, simply choose a postcard template to make … Thanks for sharing :0), Interesting idea, perfect for craft party :) Thank you for sharing, Oshrat from theLowerEarSide said 6 years ago, Susan Riley from susanriley5 said 6 years ago, Kathy Johnson from kathyjohnson3 said 6 years ago, Gloria Moses from GloriaArtStudio said 6 years ago. Online center for machine embroidery designs. That would really look neat in a scrapbook...??!! After a bit of brainstorming, I decided to update my postcard collection by embroidering photocopies of the originals, which proved simple, inexpensive and stunning. This looks like so much fun, and I have plenty of vintage postcards! I read this at 5:55 am and enjoyed your craft idea so much. 221. Embroider design on chosen fabric and cut to size, ideally smaller than folded section, so that fringe or trim can be seen. What a great way to put a twist on a postcard! Cristy Ramos from ArtisanBathandBody said 6 years ago. In this section we'd like to show you how to make such a card, using embroidery designs. Clara Belle from ClarasHandMade said 6 years ago, Such a fun idea! This is such a wonderful idea. Thank you for sharing. Barb Miller from connectedwhimsy said 6 years ago. The first step is to choose a design and embroider it. I like to work with metallic thread because it is strong enough to stand up to the … Wow! honeymoonmuse from honeymoonmuse said 6 years ago. Make a Fabric Postcard From a Vintage Handkerchief. Decorative techniques for making embroidered cards. Starting from the back of your image, guide your needle through the first hole and pull gently until the knot is up against the hole. Anna Kikute from fantasygarden said 6 years ago, Lisa P from TheGoldGator said 6 years ago. I've inherited some floss and white dish towels… I think … wouldn't this be cool if the image print was on a dish towel?! Tape the back of the image with masking tape. Read on to learn how to make one of your own. Cut carefully so your postcard isn't lopsided or irregular! I decided to embroider a postcard. In addition to some of the small, looping text, I thought I’d make it totally clear where this postcard is from with our big and beautiful “Paris” text. great project. Ainee Beland from seule771 said 6 years ago. OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I personally use pattern weight stabilizer that I get at JoAnn's. If you don't want to frame your card--glue on one of those postcard backs (or plain cardstock) and mail it to someone who will appreciate all your hardwork. If the card is postally used, there is a chance that the value of the postal markings can outstrip the value of the image on the front of the card. This year, instead of putting them back in the box where they belong, I had a thought: Why not give them new life and add a little inspired personalization instead? Free embroidery projects, tips and tutorials are also available. Using a back stitch or stem stitch (of sorts), follow the outline you’ve made. These DIY embroidered cards are a lot of fun to make and I was so pleased with the outcome. Greeting Cards Greeting cards are one of the most popular souvenirs. josephbdoyledoyle from JodyPhotography said 6 years ago. Then, draw 3 horizontal lines on the right side for the recipient's name and address. Here's a step-by-step report of me making it. See more ideas about post cards, postcard, embroidered. Or better yet start stitching those scrapbook pages too! 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