Tambour beading, once mastered is a quick method of applying beads, sequins and creating a decorative chain stitch. Used widely within the fashion industry to create the glamorous gowns you see on the red carpet, this addictive technique will have you wanting to embellish everything you own with beads and sequins.
Learn the art of Tambour beading with this Art Nouveau inspired embroidery kit. Worked with a Tambour hook instead of a traditional needle and thread. This kit is aimed at beginners with no previous knowledge of Tambour, detailed instructions take you through the basic chain stitch, starting and finishing your thread, how to turn corners and applying beads and sequins. There is also additional hints and tips to help you with this technique. Worked in a palette of gold and rich red, it all comes in a beautiful presentation box making it the ideal gift for yourself or someone else. In addition, I also offer email support should you need it.
Each kit includes; Detailed instruction booklet, Beads (pre-strung), Sequins (pre-strung), practice beads and sequins (pre-strung), Gutermann’s thread, DMC Stranded cotton, DMC Metallic thread, x2 pieces of silk Organza one with the design drawn on and another to practice.
Finished size of the embroidery is 22.5 x 12cm.
You will also need; Embroidery scissors, 10″ ring frame, Tambour hook and holder.
PLEASE NOTE; The Tambour hook and holder is not included in this kit, as I have found many people already have one and I would hate for my customers to pay for something twice.