Using simple and delicate stitches, it would look perfect hung as part of a collection on a gallery wall or as a stand-alone piece.

Chloe Redfern makes hand embroidered hoop art and produces PDF embroidery patterns. She loves the possibilities of embroidery and the range of marks and textures that can be built up with stitch. Her inspiration mainly comes from the natural world and much of her work focuses on animals and plants. See more of her beautiful embroideries and patterns at

The full article is in theJune 2017issue of Sewing World magazine