This cheerful sunflower brooch is a fun project to stitch, and then you get to display it on your coat or bag afterwards. Prepare for lots of admiring comments. This kit is suitable for any level. It covers a few simple hand embroidery stitches, such as buttonhole stitch, Rhodes stitch and turkey rug stitch. The instructions clearly explain how to make it into a brooch once the embroidery has been completed. The finished embroidery measures 14cm in diameter. Designed by Liz Tapper at The Art of the Needle.

What's included in the price?

The kit calico, felt, vilene, silk noil, Appletons crewel wool, Gutermann threads, brooch back, selection of needles, stitch guide and comprehensive instructions all kept tidily packaged in a neat little box.

What you will need

Pins Pencil Drawing compass Fabric scissors Fine embroidery scissors Hands free embroidery hoop or frame



Liz Tapper graduated from the Royal School of Needlework's apprenticeship in 1998. She now teaches a wide variety of hand embroidery techniques, designs her own range of embroidery kits, accepts commissions and gives talks around the country.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Intermediate level
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Suitable for beginners
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