Koren Kwan from GarasuWonderland said 6 years ago, Arbor Printing and Design from ArborPrintShop said 6 years ago. I like having the actual post mark on my card. Here's a step-by-step report of me making it. This is great! Such a fabulous idea! That is so cute and looks like fun to do for a card. JoAnn Hartwell from rustyhummingbird said 6 years ago. Cut carefully so your postcard isn't lopsided or irregular! Thank you for including my item =D, Diahann Mangoni from ClayMeADream said 6 years ago, Martha Layton Smith from opendoorstudio said 6 years ago, Jill O'Leary from fiberluscious said 6 years ago. Vanessa Camburn Bishop from ApplauseApplause said 6 years ago. That way the embroidery is stitched in the center third. Such a fun 'how-to' and I love the GIF demo, it is so clever! Share it with us! It’s Mary Corbet here, popping over from Needle ’n Thread and teaming up with Commonthread to share some embroidery tips that will help you personalize your own holiday greeting cards in a fun and unique way. Embroidering on cardstock to make holiday and greeting cards is one of the hottest trends in embroidery. 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. Here is a little guide to stitching your own: Supplies: embroidery floss, awl, embroidery needles, cardboard scrap, cardstock, scissors, glue, image. It is inexpensive and just right for a project like this. That is so fun - what a great image/animation. Remember to save half the cards for your blank postcard fronts. Difficulty: Beginner. Feel free to glue on some extra embellishments (sequins and glitter, anyone?) I will try again using this method! .... Hey, what about this: ...//// ANOTHER IDEA THAT I'VE DONE BEFORE IS THIS: Read on to learn how to make one of your own. 5 out of 5 stars (35) 35 reviews $ 13.47. 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. PaperAltar from PaperAltar said 6 years ago, Oh !! Then, draw 3 horizontal lines on the right side for the recipient's name and address. Very cool. THANKYOU so much for inspiring a few more ideas to share with our Crafty Etsy Family!!! They work perfect for this! Would make a fun Mother's Day card. Ainee Beland from seule771 said 6 years ago. Make a Fabric Postcard From a Vintage Handkerchief. RECYCLED BY BARNES ... or Recycled with Love Thank you for such a great idea!!! Erik Ace from VintageBeautyMakeup said 6 years ago, Amber N from ThriftyAffair said 6 years ago. We've received some excellent questions from embroiderers who are ready to make the plunge into the card-making business. 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. Going to try it on some family photos! Gift a set of fabric postcards. On this site you can find machine embroidery designs in the most popular formats, with a new free machine embroidery design each month. Many thanks for sharing & good Irish luck in Dublin. Haley Pierson-Cox. The Embroidery Library recently released dozens of new designs specially digitized for cardstock. Yes, the types of designs that you can stitch on cards may be a bit limited but there are a lot of techniques you can use to make your embroidered card really unique. There, the postcards were cut apart and mounted on stiff card, and the back was able to be used for the message and address. Or skip this completely and just cut out a rectangle of nice sturdy cardstock in the color of your choice. Applique Aprons Bathroom Beach Bedroom Bookmarks and Reading Cards Children and Nursery Christmas Garden and Yard Get Organized Holidays and Special Events Home Decor In-the-Hoop Kitchen Lace Pets Pillows Placemats and Table Linens Purses and Tote Bags Quilts and Blankets Religious Sewing and Craft Towels Travel Wall Hangings Wearables Winter Wear There is two patterns : the “Christmas tree card”, and the “reindeer card”. Clare McGibbon is a Brooklyn-based designer and maker. 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. She's also sometimes an irritable cartoon named Tiny Cranky Haley. Lovely idea but one must find the time and space for doing of projects of any kind. Wow! 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. Darlene Jones from RomanceCatsAndWhimsy said 6 years ago. Ashley from PolkaDotSquareDesign said 6 years ago, Carter Seibels Singh from WomanShopsWorld said 6 years ago. We can even see your creativity in your nail polish - which is stunning. Fun! Cristy Ramos from ArtisanBathandBody said 6 years ago. This year we decided to make mail art and send it out once a month to one another. This looks so much fun,reminds me of cardboard stitch kits we did at school. A great way to make a keepsake - Mother's Day anyone? What a great tutorial. Thanks for sharing the idea! https://flic.kr/p/Cu2JT, Claudia from CraftyWoolFelt said 6 years ago, I love this idea very unique ♥. These would make fun holiday cards, birthday cards, thank you notes, or souvenirs (if you bring them with you to send during a trip). Etsy Crafts Fun Crafts Paper Crafts Diy Postcard Art Postal Paper Embroidery Crafty Craft Crafting Craft Party. 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. I love making quilted postcards. Decorative techniques for making embroidered cards. Really thinking out-side the box, I love the 3D effect & automation involved giving a simple postcard or photograph new life.! Make a festive, flowery photo backdrop for your next 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. I'm going to try your idea of stitching up a photo, recycling cardboard et all. This is fabulous- I can't wait to make one! Adobe Spark Post takes care of all the complex operations, leaving you with the simple fun of making step-by-step customization choices. Then join a swap and prepare to be amazed at the appliquéd, beaded, embossed, embroidered, painted, pieced, quilted, stitched, thread painted and just plain embellished cards you receive in the mail. From shop DNEembroidery. Julia K Walton from FireHorseVintageHQ said 6 years ago, Fun! The first step is to choose a design and embroider it. Give old memories new life with this photo embroidery project. Love the idea. Digital Embroidery : Postcards from Japan fun bag - In the hoop machine embroidery file - Digital Instant download DNEembroidery. I think it would work with beads too. love it. I like idea sharing, however little confinement I am in. The front of this fabric postcard was made … Determine available width of bi- or tri-folded cardstock. Embroidery machines are amazing. Take a look at Jenny Hart’s Sublime Stitching for some embroidery basics and marvelous patterns. From shop VINTAGEFINDSByCathy. I read this at 5:55 am and enjoyed your craft idea so much. Here is a little guide to stitching your own: I consider any extra ink from the post office an added benefit—–postal art. We use Staples Matte White Postcards–$21.99 for 200 cards–we’ve made a lot of cards this summer. josephbdoyledoyle from JodyPhotography said 6 years ago. The sequin sunglasses made me laugh :oD, Blackberry Bungalow from BlackberryBungalow said 6 years ago, heartdosheart from heartdosheart said 6 years ago, Laura from FremontandJane said 6 years ago, Magdalena from SchneiderGallery said 6 years ago, Rebecca Blevins from RaccoonValleyRouge said 6 years ago, Great idea! Looking forward to experimenting with the laminated burlap. Tape the back of the image with masking tape. Quality Handmade Items from WhisperingOak said 6 years ago. Finally i know what to do with my old postcards. Free embroidery projects, tips and tutorials are also available. At a glance. 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. What a fun idea, especially for decorating photos in your scrapbook. Anna Kikute from fantasygarden said 6 years ago, Lisa P from TheGoldGator said 6 years ago. After a bit of brainstorming, I decided to update my postcard collection by embroidering photocopies of the originals, which proved simple, inexpensive and stunning. Guide the needle back through the second hole from front to back and pull the floss gently until your stitch is taut. Love it check out my shop, Craig and Pam Booth from bybooth said 6 years ago. SAVE beautiful greeting cards / Christmas Cards / that you receive throughout the year and then cut out either the SAYING on the inside ... or the PICTURE on the front of the card and SEW it onto the Blank Cardstock Card .... send it to the person who originally sent you the card, and then on the BACK of the card on the bottom center either Write / Calligraphy / or purchase a Stamp as I have done that simply says: Thanx for the post. With the image and the cardstock on top of a piece of cardboard, use your awl to make an outline of your image. lemongrasssoap from lemongrasssoap said 6 years ago. Now, take an image you like the look of (we recommend starting with something with lots of straight lines if you are new to embroidery) and place the image on top of your blank cardstock (leave those fancy backs to the side for now). Depending on how detailed your image is this can take a while–give your wrist a shake if you get tired. Hoop a piece of light weight tear away stabilizer. Adrienne from HayOhStudio said 6 years ago. This has given me a good idea for my daughter's forthcoming party! Bring your Holiday Greetings to Life with Paper Embroidery by Mary Corbet Howdy, folks! This is so neat! Sunshiine, About: 20s and 30s programming for the Sacramento Public Library, Lady Gaga Cosplay - 2020 VMA's Halloween Costume. Most of the cards were made in France and Belgium. The reindeer pattern is easier for children since it has less embroidery. Mel Ladner from epicstitching said 6 years ago. I have no time! 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? Greeting Cards Greeting cards are one of the most popular souvenirs. 9 years ago The postcards can be so much fun. It’s time for another Christmas DIY : the embroidered Christmas cards. great project. Time: 1 hour or less. How-To: Embroidered Postcards. This is so much fun! Kelly. Article by Etsy. An amazing and truly unique idea. Bridal Vale, OR for Valentines Day, etc. Salinah and Aisah Zailani from Simply4Love said 6 years ago. These days transferring embroidery files to your machine is a piece of cake, as most newer machines read files over a … Save those old needles and get one out now for making cards and doing paper embroidery. And there you have it: a beautiful, embroidered memory to display in your home! 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. Visit her shop A Ways Away and keep up with her latest DIY videos and inspiration on Instagram and Pinterest. honeymoonmuse from honeymoonmuse said 6 years ago. There is a large selection on our web site. Does Clare have an Etsy shop where she sells these? 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?! These DIY embroidered cards are a lot of fun to make and I was so pleased with the outcome. In this section we'd like to show you how to make such a card, using embroidery designs. Or, simply choose a postcard template to make … If you don’t have an awl you can use a needle–but that is even more tiring. Super fun! Vintage Minnow from VintageMinnow said 6 years ago, Thomas Taaffe from TomTaaffeCrafts said 6 years ago, Niamh Pedreschi from harmonydesignstudio said 6 years ago. There is a nice satisfying crunch each time you poke through the cardstock into the cardboard. I will share it with my children I know they will love to do this!!! Thanks!! 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. But as much fun as the postcard project is your awesome manicure, AND that GIF image that shows the process! To make a postcard, cut a piece of sturdy cardstock down to be 4 by 6 inches. masterPEACEdesign, Hailey from CraftsByHailey said 6 years ago, This idea is great! oooh...I love this! textilechicken from textilechicken said 6 years ago. Wow, who would have thought! Create your own one-of-a-kind artwork with woven photographs printed on paper. So fun! Lot of 8 Vintage postcards / Embroidered postcards/ Mixed media Postcards/ 3D Postcards/ Stocking Stuffer /Made in Spain / Circa 1970s VINTAGEFINDSByCathy. We got run off cards because we didn’t expect so many people. Looking for pics at home to do this too now :-), Love this!! Basic Instructions for Embroidered Greeting Cards. Lara Korotenko from ETSforYou said 6 years ago, Cindy Barnes from TheInspirationalWord said 6 years ago, LOVE THE IDEA!!! Winter art project: Snowflake-embroidered holiday cards Mountain View textile designer Krupa Paranjape shows how white embroidery floss, stitched into the figure of … Every year during my ritual spring cleaning extravaganza, I come across old family photos and postcards from vacations past. I send my postcards to different post offices to get their post marks. Read on to learn how to make one of your own. It's very pleasant to give and very pleasant to receive a card made specially for you. These would make great cards from regular photos,especially thank you cards or invitations. Using your needle, poke holes in the areas that you’d like to embroider first, keeping in mind that you can add more holes once you’ve started embroidering. The Christmas tree card is more for adults. After a bit of brainstorming, I decided to update my postcard collection by embroidering photocopies of the originals, which proved simple, inexpensive and stunning. Select a design that will fit in the available space. Move on through the back of the third hole and repeat until you’ve finished your stitch. Thank you for sharing. I think my boys would enjoy doing something like this. 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. Clare - love the Chevron nails ; ), Kerime Sevilen Mustafaoglu from ASHYL said 6 years ago, I prefer pasting my old postcards to the walls. OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Pepitas House from PepitasStudio said 6 years ago, A fun way to to decorate our pictures from our next summer' vacation, StillVintage from StillVintage said 6 years ago, What a great idea to add color to a black and white vintage picture, Ann Cosgrove from acbcDesign said 6 years ago, Megan from MegansMenagerie said 6 years ago. It was amazing! Embroider design on chosen fabric and cut to size, ideally smaller than folded section, so that fringe or trim can be seen. Thanks for sharing, ☆ Joni A - Vintage Picks for You and Your Home. Kasia Dorota from KasiaDorota said 6 years ago. This is a wonderful idea! How unique. This looks like a fun idea children would also enjoy ! Using our online postcard maker, you can combine any image with text and special graphic elements. I have a group of friends that I've been making art with for a few years now. What a fun project - the instructions were excellent! 40 lovely ladies joined us to embroider spring flowers with yarns onto neon cards. Thanks for the inspiration. Make Embroidered Postcards. What a great idea! 221. Y’all are going to be shocked at how easy these cards are to make! It makes the figures in the photo look three dimensional. Gloria from gloriaartstudio. ☆ Joni A - Vintage Picks for You and Your Home from Phyndz said 6 years ago. Awesome post! Ha, Gail Anderson from gailanders3 said 6 years ago, Oksana from ToujourGlamour said 6 years ago, Marina Sorokin from SunAndCraft said 6 years ago, Kim Kassidy from SidKassidy said 6 years ago. Clara Belle from ClarasHandMade said 6 years ago, Such a fun idea! Foreign cards: The average British collection contains very few foreign cards. This looks like so much fun, and I have plenty of vintage postcards! Zachie Greek from ZachieGreek said 5 years ago, Maya Mladenovic from ArtisticSideOfLife said 5 years ago, ohhh how cool! I like to make my cards as tri-fold. Also interesting for kids to work with a picture of them selves! If needed, you can add more holes as you embroider. When completed, another third of the card stock folds and covers the wrong side of the embroidery. What a great idea. Favorite Add to Blood Cells Embroidery A6 Print ambroidering. This project will be added to my own book of fun things to do!! This is a great project to do with my son :) love it! Maybe a loved one is going off to college, moving to a new city, or just loves to write. Stitch out an entire design with white thread on a blue or black card. Step 3: Thread your needle and tie a double knot at the end. Or better yet start stitching those scrapbook pages too! Great nails too! How whimsical~ I would even go a step further and *mail* the postcards to friends and family, near...or far! Using a back stitch or stem stitch (of sorts), follow the outline you’ve made. This is such a wonderful idea. Mila Zborovska from milazshop said 6 years ago. I don’t use clear envelopes. Nikola from NThandmadeJewelry said 6 years ago, Fields Of Vintage from FieldsOfVintage said 6 years ago, Joanne Dohr from Dogdohr said 6 years ago. Thank you for sharing this! But I stumbled upon a design for a Valentine's Day postcard instead. Feb 25, 2016 - Explore Anne Davies's board "Embroidered & Quilted Post Cards", followed by 1621 people on Pinterest. Awesome fun way to keep the memories alive ! What a great way to put a twist on a postcard! You are a wonderful inspiration!!!!! Arbie Goodfellow from Parisxox said 6 years ago, virginie lykins from anordicrose said 6 years ago. 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. Dita Maulani from Maulani said 6 years ago, Noémie Vaillancourt from noemiah said 6 years ago, Theme Fragrance from themefragrance said 6 years ago, super cute, and i love the sequin sunglasses :), melodieperfumes from melodieperfumes said 6 years ago. Make a set of fabric postcards and gift the set along with fabric markers and postage. on Introduction, I tried to make something like this and it did not turn out very well. I decided to embroider a postcard. As you can see from the examples below, the mounting is much the same as we use today for making embroidered cards. Online center for machine embroidery designs. Great tutorial :), Akemi from AkemiHandmade said 6 years ago, Michaelann from SayinAndSketchin said 6 years ago, Jane Sheriff from OceanDropPhotography said 6 years ago. Did you make this project? Barb Miller from connectedwhimsy said 6 years ago. This will create the appearance of a much larger stitched canvas, and allow you to create design sets much larger than your own machine's embroidery area. I somehow don't have the mood for a Christmas postcard — perhaps, the reason is that I haven't found a proper design. That would really look neat in a scrapbook...??!! The last third allows me to write my message. Elizabeth Knaus from FreshRetroGallery said 6 years ago. I've wanted to try something like this before, but never thought of using tape. SAJATA-E from sajataeford2bd said 6 years ago. Thanks for sharing! Create bold, textural jewelry with this easy paper bead project. thank you so much for this. Choose your thread. Artist Eva Monleón of Misako Mimoko recently shared this wonderful way to share embroidery projects with a lovely-looking embroidered postcard workshop. Over the years, I’ve had many, many queries about how to make hand embroidery patterns. Step 1: Copy your image and print on regular printing paper. cindy Thanks for sharing this with us! 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. Don’t design alone, create your postcard with a team! Next, use a straightedge to draw a line down the center of the backside—the space on the left is for your message. Tape off the back of your image with another layer of masking tape to seal in the ends of your floss. messinabella from BandBEstate said 6 years ago, Tana Stephens from TanaAnns said 6 years ago, Serena Lee from 2ndHandMade said 6 years ago, I love this idea of embellishing your photos to give them more dimension. And the manicure is super hot too. Melissa Calderon from WoolyBurroYarns said 6 years ago, Love the Art! Patrick from EdelweissPost said 6 years ago. I like to work with metallic thread because it is strong enough to stand up to the … At the present moment, there is a lot of interest in Chinese cards, as these constitute a rapidly expanding market. to complete the design. Making embroidered postcards with a machine Based on surviving examples, it is clear that strips (in domestic machine production) or very broad sheets (in factory production), both of organza cloth, were being embroidered with series of identical designs. BE BLESSED! Sound interesting. Thank you for the new ideas! I personally use pattern weight stabilizer that I get at JoAnn's. After you've punched those holes you now have a pattern for your project. Your animation of the steps was wonderful. 5 out of 5 stars (8) 8 reviews $ 5.00. You can start by printing a nice old fashioned looking postcard back onto perforated cardstock. Step 2: Place the image on top of your thick piece of cardboard. I love these so much! Whether you’re a group of backpackers creating a postcard to commemorate your trip or an artist’s collective promoting a show together — we make it easy for people to design together. I have a box full of Cardstock Blank Greeting Cards designed for you to place your Photograph on the front.... What about doing exactly what you've shown here, but sew it onto the FRONT of the greeting card, then either cover the Inside Back (to the front cover) with Colored Masking Tape as you have done, or even a Printed Cardstock that matches the photo or colors .... write your own sentiment on the inside and MAIL TO A FRIEND! I will never look at a postcard the same way again. How fun is this! I will need to try this! See more ideas about post cards, postcard, embroidered. Thanks for inspiration.

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