I have a few detailed blog posts which will help you learn backstitch and lazy daisy stitch, as well as advice on gathering suitable embroidery supplies. 

It even has a free practice pattern for you! 


Unknown said...

Thank you x said...

jenny,Recently after seeing the darling needle book,I purchased the pattern and posted it on my "kaye's hand embroidery site" I have had a question as to where to find the beautiful fabric. Would you care to share? I also told my group where to purchase a kit, but they want more than a yd. thank you so much for sharing you lovely seeing them they add sunshine to my day's

Kaye Greenhalgh

Jenny of Elefantz said...

The floral fabric is "Katie Jane Bouquet" by Makower UK.
The red is an older Tilda print "Pollen Red".

Bless you heaps!