The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Six Superb Hand Stitchers!


Contemporary embroidery art via Mr X Stitch

Hello beloved readers, how are you? I’m off on holiday in Sicily at the moment, so I’m making life easy for myself by sharing some older Edge posts that you might have missed. In honour of the sixth birthday of the site, here’s six superb hand embroiderers for your viewing pleasure. Click on the image to visit the original post!

Almas Pieters - Stolen Beauties
Almas Pieters
Maria Pineres
Maria Pineres
Luisa Zilio - Frida Kahlo - Hand Embroidery
Luisa Zilio
Cayce Zavaglia - Teo (detail) - Hand Embroidery
Cayce Zavaglia
Stephanie Clark - Droppo Dwellings (detail) - Hand Embroidery on Canvas
Stephanie Clark
MaricorMaricar - Blondie - Hand Embroidery
MaricorMaricar

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The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge is brought to you in association with PUSH: Stitchery, the contemporary embroidered art book curated by Jamie Chalmers. Featuring 30 textile-based artists from around the world, it’s a must have for needlework fans.

Mr X

Jamie Chalmers, aka Mr X Stitch, aka the Kingpin of Contemporary Embroidery is the founder of the Mr X Stitch site, the world's longest running embroidery blog, the curator of PUSH Stitchery and the author of the Mr X Stitch Guide to Cross Stitch. He is also the founder of XStitch, the game-changing cross stitch design magazine which launched in Summer 2017.

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