Embroidered Photos
Photo
Embroidery Thread
Scissors
Awl or Thumbtack
Photo
Embroidery Thread
Scissors
Awl or Thumbtack
Needle
Pencil
Masking Tape
Choose a photo. Images on photo paper and printer paper both work great!
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Place masking tape on the back of your photo to strengthen and protect it
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It can help to lightly pencil in your design so you know where to poke holes
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Poke holes with an awl or a thumbtack. BE CAREFUL!
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Cut a length of thread or yard and thread your needle
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Pull most of the thread through the first hole and tie a knot. Continue threading your design.
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Change colors (if desired) and repeat!
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Continue filling out your design with as many colors as you’d like
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Tie down or tape over the back to secure
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Share your creation! Use #catchingsummermemories
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