Embroidery for the kitchen (39 pics) – we create the comfort ourselves

Since ancient times, embroidery was one of the traditional needlework of women - the mistress of the house and the keeper of the hearth. A special place in this kind of needlework is embroidery for the kitchen.

This is what will be discussed.

This drawing makes the kitchen cozy and just pleases the eye

This drawing makes the kitchen cozy and just pleases the eye

The history of appearance and our days

In different periods of time, the styles and preferences of people changed.

  • The number of themes of embroidered paintings has increased;
  • New stitch types were introduced;
  • Materials for creating small creations on fabric.
Such a pattern fits perfectly into the place where food is cooked

Such a pattern fits perfectly into the place where food is cooked

Today, we can choose from the abundant heritage of the past centuries what we like most or use the current development of designers.

A large period of time the inhabitants of each house are in the kitchen, especially her mistress. There we not only are engaged in absorption of food. In the kitchen, we also receive guests, talk, discuss different news.

From this it follows that comfort and comfort in the interior design of the kitchen space are quite significant and necessary details, which you need to pay attention to. And if you can not do repairs in the kitchen every year, but you want to change something and bring freshness and brightness, the easiest way is embroidery in the kitchen.

Embroidery can decorate towels, tablecloths, napkins, which will necessarily acquire fascinating, new and bright colors with an unpretentious motif.

The main place in the kitchen is a table, and the decoration of the table is a tablecloth. The glued tablecloths that offer us in the markets look unnatural and boring. But if you decorate the tablecloth with embroidery - that's another matter. For embroidery on a tablecloth the usual patterns, the elements of which are repeated - fruits, animals, floral ornament, will do.

Types of embroidery

  • monochrome;
  • cross;
  • beads;
  • smooth;
  • tapes;
  • Richelieu.

Monochrome - a little deeper

Monochrome embroidery is a very ancient kind of needlework. It was used in ancient Egypt. Very popular monochrome was in the Middle Ages. During the 13th to 16th centuries, this kind of needlework was practiced by numerous ladies from different countries of Europe.

Now the popularity of monochrome embroidery has increased dramatically, literally over the past ten years. Its character is original style and expressiveness.

Such embroidery is perfect for a gift, as well as for decorating a room.

To make such an embroidery with your own hands is a painstaking job, but then it will be nice to hang it on the walls of your kitchen

To make such an embroidery with your own hands is a painstaking job, but then it will be nice to hang it on the walls of your kitchen

  1. The main distinguishing feature of monochrome embroidery is the use of one basic color in work. But, in the same way, it is based on several shades that make the work diverse.
  2. The color scale for embroidery is chosen in this way: white and black color are added to the main color. Consequently, the craftsman gets a palette of colors that differ from each other by a few or one tone. White and black can be combined with any colors, so the picture turns out colorful and harmonious.

Kitchen embroidery monochrome is divided into several basic types:

  • monochrome cross-stitch;
  • contour embroidery;
  • blackwork.

Each of these types has its own performance characteristics, but each of these styles of monochrome embroidery is created according to the schemes.

Beaded patterns

Customs to expand clothing:

  • beads,
  • pearls,
  • shells - there are many peoples.

The skill of embroidery with beads came to us from a deep past. This kind, as a material, has remarkable qualities. Such peas can be of different sizes, less than a millimeter, and maybe more than a centimeter.

Pictures from beads look wonderful. A technique - embroidery with beads for the kitchen, is not difficult and can be done by everyone, even those who are just beginning to try this technique. But if you have problems with how to make the embroidery perfect, watch the video master class and all the questions disappear.

Beaded fruits look very appetizing

Beaded fruits look very appetizing

The technique of embroidery, both beads and cross is divided into full and partial.

  1. Full embroidery - this is when all the work is done according to the scheme, on the fabric and without the figure.
  2. Partial - the pattern is not fully etched and has a background on the fabric.

It is not necessary to embroider the background image, this time it takes much less work than the first one, therefore, even a very large drawing you will make in a short time.

As for the materials, in our time there are no problems with this, as the embroidery kits for the kitchen offer the entire collection of blanks for the picture you need. Therefore, you only need to buy a set for embroidery with beads, choosing the content of the picture in advance. And if you want to do this for the first time, the instruction in the kit will be very useful to you. And the price of such sets, frankly, will pleasantly please.

Photo of the scheme of cross-stitch embroidery

Photo of the scheme of cross-stitch embroidery "The time of tea drinking"

This picture will be a bright decoration of each kitchen with their own hands. She kind of invites all the guests to a tea party. The picture is made in a calm color scheme, which is also an indicator of a favorable situation in the kitchen.


The current manufacturers of kitchen furniture make fashionable and beautiful designs, but often from them bleakness and coldness. Hardworking mistress can easily fix it, breathing life into your favorite room with embroidery.

The passion for embroidery, according to the opinion of most women, is a disease (in the good sense of the word), which lures for life. And it does not matter at all, you have little or much experience, what embroidery technique and what materials you use. The embroidery process itself will give you many pleasant moments of pleasure and relaxation. So, you will certainly forget about everyday worries and about stress.


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