Vintage Mason Jar Lanterns
So here is my free Garden Party themed pattern: Vintage Mason Jar Lanterns.
When it comes to outdoor parties, my all-time favorite decorations are the lights in the trees. While researching what kind of lights I might want to design, I came across this photo:
And fell in love this this antique mason jar…
I mean how could I resist?
I used a 3 stranded stem stitch for all of the embroidery. You can certainly use a simple backstitch instead, I was just feeling fancy at the time!
So this is definitely an advanced pattern due to the number of little pieces and multiple sections. But you don’t have to make them all. You can just choose to make one jar if you like.
or you can skip the tiny piecing altogether, and make some colorful lanterns instead, by treating that entire jar outline as your first piece:
or by treating the diamond shape surrounding the jars as your first piece: