Blocks#21 and #22: Hand Embroidery

I knew that I wanted to include some hand embroidery in this quilt, and I decided to go with a giraffe and an elephant because they are featured in some of the fabrics I have been using throughout these many blocks. I found some super cute embroidered animal patterns through Sew Mama Sew, and modified them slightly so they more closely resembled the ones in my fabrics.

Giraffe Close-Up

The only stitches used are split stitch and back stitch. Those are my go-to stitches. I should probably really make an effort at learning more, but I have about ten-million projects I want to do before that is going to happen!

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