Red and White with Multicolor Puffs with Eyelash
Two fibers twisted together - one fine with 1/4 inch puffs, 1.5 inches apart, the other fine white eyelash, 1/4 inches long with a white base and red cord.
Jan 23, 2020, 11:39 AM
What do you do with this Yarn/thread? Do you embroidery with it or use it like a small yarn?Jan 23, 2020, 12:41 PM
Hi Cynthia - you don't embroider with it, but use it more like yarn or ribbon. Fibers are used in embroidered pictures to add texture. I have quite a few designs on my site that I've used them on, but here is one:
In the upper left corner you will see the seaweed coming down. I used several different types of fibers and glued them down. You can also sew them by hand or zig zag them down by machine. Here is a tutorial on making greenery with them: https://bfc-creations.com/tutorial-making-foliage-with-fibers.html
There are some other tutorials in that section using fibers - all free.
Jan 23, 2020, 08:35 AM
how long are the eyelash yarnsJan 23, 2020, 08:40 AM
Hi Betty - they are about a quarter inch long.