Embroidery or the craft of decorating fabric or other materials using a needle to apply thread or yarn is grandma’s way to relax. And, in these times of uncertainty, many of us are becoming passionate about this old-fashioned hobby.
However, it requires a lot of patience and attention. If you have both of them, you can make your quarantine days more pleasant and bearable by applying anything you like (pearls, beads, and sequins) on your favorite hats, coats, blankets, dresses, or denim.
If you’re looking to get started right now, you’re not alone. Mariana Barran de Goodall, owner of Texas handmade embroidery studio Hibiscus Linens, says that she has seen a huge increase in interest in the daily step-by-step tutorials that she posts on the company’s Instagram.