Mola style

Mola style Originally uploaded by Anne Redwood. Reverse appliqu̩ Рanother piece of holiday homework inspired by the Mola work of the Cuna Indians of Panama. I am not using the traditional colours instead pinks and greens from my stash that I have been using for my other holiday applique and quilting samplers. Advertisements

Carrickmacross lace

Carrickmacross lace Originally uploaded by Anne Redwood. This is my first sample – just trying out this technique as part of my summer holiday homework. I find it is a combination of couching, applique and cutwork using crochet cotton, organza and netting. Much better examples can be found here