Equipment List

Before you start you will need:

• Large eyed embroidery needles

• Long & thin beading needles

• Large & small beads for couching

Coloured yarns or embroidery threads. The NELE use 4 ply cotton knitting yarns as they are thicker and come in great colours.

Decorative items for couching e.g. thin ribbons, cord, braid, necklaces, chains. Make sure to check out your local charity shops!

Fabric. We recommend using glazed cotton also known as plain chintz.

Fine calico to place behind your fabric to make it stronger.

A large embroidery hoop

• Fabric scissors

• Chalk pencil or washable fabric marker

Equipment List