Sunday, December 30, 2012

Embroidered Baby Nunu Blankets

My sister asked if I could embroider a couple of baby Nunu blankets she purchased as a baby-shower gift for a co-worker who is expecting twins.  I wasn't sure how I could do these cute blankets as the material is a soft, heavily-textured rosette fabric.  I thought maybe I would monogram the baby initial on an ear.

We gave it a try on the fabric, and it came out OK!

I hooped tear-away stabilizer, and used a bit of temporary spray-adhesive to secure it, along with a basting stitch around name.  I added a  water-soluble film on top to keep the stitches on top of the fabric.  We picked a silver thread to match the current stitching on the bunny's face.

This photo isn't the best, but the embroidery came out quite adorable!  So glad it worked!

Happy Stitching!!

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  1. I looks really lovely....glad it worked out so cute!
    Cath @ Bits 'n Bobs

    1. Thanks Cath. I really wasn't sure if this type of fabric would work with embroidery. Glad it did!

  2. They turned out really cute! Good gift idea!

    1. I agree. A gift doesn't have to be expensive to make it meaningful. Personalization always adds sentimentality.


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