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8 Common Embroidery Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

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8 Common Embroidery Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

*Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links meaning that at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase.* Instagram has become a great place for creative minds to share their art, and this is no different with hand embroidery. There are thousands of embroidery artists of all levels in the Instagram community, and artists are more than willing to help one another. There are a few mistakes that I have come to realise over the years that I often see others make, so I thought why not make a blog post...

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Welcome to the Mindful Blog of Embroidery!

Welcome to the Mindful Blog of Embroidery!

Hello hello, and thank you so much for stopping by!

This is my first blog post since opening my brand new website www.mindfulmantraembroidery.com, and I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to introduce myself, my business, my website, and also what I hope to achieve in this blog!
So, I’d better introduce myself. I’m Sophie Timms, a 24-year-old old-soul, born and raised in Gloucestershire UK. I am the owner of, and the face behind, Mindful Mantra Embroidery.
Over time I am hoping to produce blog posts on a variety of different topics, including how-to’s for different stitches and the process behind embroidery from start to finish, best buys for your supplies, helpful guides, as well as insider information on upcoming launches and sales, and maybe even lifestyle stuffs (because I’m a human too!).

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