One napkin done! You may remember this project that I first posted about here.
Since that post, I finished the embroidery - I used Fishbone Stitch for each of the leaves and Stem Stitch for the stems.
To finish, I turned the raw edges of the napkins under and top stitched a 1/4" hem around the napkin edges.
This was a really quick project to do and I plan to make a full set. I think I will mix in some of these other motifs:
The autumn colors I used are:
I also wanted to share a quick look at the 2016 tea towel calendar I designed for the weekly Spoonflower contest.
It was really fun to make!