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( WHEAT STITCH )

6 October 2020

Since a few weeks, (NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the number 4 : The wheat stitch, graceful and poetic ! Take your thread and needle, (NØ) shows you how to do it…

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( STEM STITCH )

29 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the third stitch, one of (NØ)’s favourite : The stem stitch, beautiful and changeling ! The stem stitch, as well as the running stitch (tutorial here) or…

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( BACKSTITCH )

15 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the second stitch : The backstitch, easy-easy (aussi) ! The backstitch, as well as the running stitch (tutorial here), is one of the linear-stitch family. You can…

( RUNNING STITCH )

8 September 2020

(NØ) invites you to go “back to basics” of handembroidery. Thought for enthusiastic beginners as well as for trained embroiderers who want to perfect their technical skills… Here the first of all stitches : The running stitch, easy-easy ! The running stitch is one of the linear-stitch family. You can use them as they are…

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( POMPOM )

31 October 2019

Wouh !! To get a pinch of joy in your dully autumn days, (NØ) gives you the receipe for a quick DIY. Really easy to make (also -or especially- with children) but nevertheless amusing… How to create woollen pompoms with just a piece of cardboard and a pair of scissors… Material : To make your…

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( BOOKMARK )

24 September 2019

Is it back-to-school time ? New publishing season ? Ah !! (NØ) knows that you will absolutely devour ALL the new books selected by our adventurous publishers and invite you to make your own cute linen bookmarks… And you would probably need them just in case you are like (NØ), starting various novels all at…

( COLORADO )

27 August 2019

Not a DIY this time, just a touristic walk… Do you think (NØ) had a ride in the Farwest ? Nop… She went to the well named “Colorado Provençal”. Former ocher industrial zone, this area offers vibrant and unseen landscapes to the visitors. To learn more about this site (first learn french…) then follow the…

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( MACRAME BASICS #101 )

7 August 2019

This is summer holydays… For the lucky ones, it is now time to relax, take some days off, enjoy sunlight, dream a bit, in short, optimize your chance to be creative again! (NØ) covers today the basics of Macramé. A very simple and light DoItYourself since you would not need to carry a lot of…

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( TIPS & TRICKS )

18 July 2019

Today (NØ) shares with you some of her embroidery secrets… Some simple yet effective ways to get a neat and steady work when you decide to hand-embroidered “something” ! The embroidery basic supplies : – Dressmaker Carbon Paper : it is used to transfer the pattern onto the fabric. Prefer a white paper if your…

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( ORIGAMI BOXES )

25 June 2019

Ouhlalaaaaaaa…………. Super eaaaaazyyy -you can even do it with the kids which makes it even funnier! Today, (NØ) has prepared a little playful & colored DIY because it’s a good way to celebrate summer and also just because it’s fun. Do you have a curious mind ? Check it out : You actually do not…