Digital Pattern

The Honey Bee

by Kelley Aldridge

The alluring gleam of golden metal threads forms a stunning contrast with the cream linen background on this beautiful goldwork panel.

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Bright check and smooth purl are used to work the body of the bee and the wings are created from loops of gilt pearl purl.

The hexagons of the honeycomb and running stitch flight swirls are embroidered with topaz stranded cotton.

About this Digital Pattern File

This product is a digital PDF file for you to save and print at home and, as a digital product, it is non-refundable. It does not include any materials or kit. Included are comprehensive instructions to create the project along with detailed step-by-step illustrations/photographs, a full list of threads and materials required, pattern sheet plus any relevant hints, tips and tricks.

Printing this Digital Pattern

To print the full-size pattern sheet you may need to select "tiling" as the print method. This will print in sections over multiple pages which you then stick together to form the full-size pattern sheet.

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Additional Information

  • Product Type
  • Designer
    Kelley Aldridge
  • Technique
  • Project Type
    Framed Embroidery
  • Publication
  • Issue Number
  • Pattern Pages
  • File Size
  • Finished Project Measures
    9cm x 20.5cm wide (3 1/2" x 8")

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