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Comprehensive Embroidery Stitch Guide

If you have purchased one of our Modern Embroidery Kits, then we have created a guide to walk you through the stitches that you will use to complete your project. If you have any specific questions please feel free to shoot us an email at hello@thistleandthreaddesign.com.  Remember, this is Modern Embroidery, so it's ok to break the rules! If there is a stitch you would rather use than the ones shown, then go for it! And if you want to switch up the colors, go for it! We can't wait to see what you create. And don't forget to tag us on Instagram in a photo of your completed piece!   

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Hand Dyed Scarf Style Guide :: Casual Front Knot

Give some romance to your look with this Hand Dyed Neck Scarf style. This simple, but defining style will give you a leg-up each and every time.  Casual Front Knot 1. Take any of our large neck scarves and fold it in half to create a triangle shape.  2. Roll the triangle to make a long, skinny rectangle shape. This style is looser, so you don't want to roll it too tight.  3. After you have rolled it into a rectangle, you will wrap it around your neck and tie it close to your neck in the front, only making one knot.  4. Carefully pull on the scarf to loosen it and create the effortless look. 

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Hand Dyed Scarf Style Guide :: Full Front Tie

This way of styling our Hand Dyed Neck Scarves is for those times that you just want to look absolutely fabulous. It's so simple to create this look, and you will look great each and every time!  Full Front Tie 1. Fold any of our large neck scarves in half to make a large triangle.  2. This style is meant to be loose and billowy, so while you are rolling the scarf into a rectangle be sure not to do it too tightly.  3. Once it is rolled into a rectangle, tie it close to your neck in a double knot, move the knot to the side of your neck, and fluff the scarf to make it appear larger and...

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Hand Dyed Neck Scarf Style Guide :: Low Front Knot

Nail the effortlessly casual look in this Hand Dyed Neck Scarf style. Grab any one of our larger scarf styles to rock this look at your favorite festival, dinner on the back porch, or a coffee shop hang.  Low Front Knot 1. Fold any of our large hand dyed neck scarves in half making a large triangle.  2. Begin rolling the scarf to make a long, skinny rectangle.  3. Wrap the scarf around the back of your neck and tie it in a double knot in the front, away from your neck.  4. Arrange the knot to lay flat against your chest.  This is one of our favorite ways to tie our scarves because it goes with almost anything! We...

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Hand Dyed Scarf Style Guide :: Wrapped Head Scarf

We all have those days where we just want to throw up our hair and forget about...but still look amazing, of course. A Wrapped Head Scarf using one of our Hand Dyed Scarves is just the solution.  Wrapped Head Scarf 1. Fold the scarf in half making a large triangle.  2. Roll the scarf into a long skinny rectangle.  3. Wrap the scarf from the back of your head to the front, making a double knot in the front. If you want to put the scarf under your hair instead of on top you will go through the same process, just slip it under your hair when you are wrapping it.  This look goes so great with a top knot,...

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