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Pattern & INSTRUCTIONS ONLY Digital file, No beads. Right-Handed

Antique Scrolls: Couture Hand Bead Embroidery


Download this online instruction booklet. Ready to use immediately in the comfort of your own home.



Colour: Antique gold fabric with pink, purple and antique gold materials

Size: 19cm X 12cm (7.5” x 4 & 3/4”)

Skill Level: Beginners & Enthusiasts.

This is a hand bead embroidery project. (Using a needle)


Couture art embroidery is the creation with mixed media materials & embroidery. Create sumptuous scrolls made in Chenille, a soft, feathery yarn first developed in 18th-century France. In this project you will learn how to handle this velvety sumptuous fibre and combine it with other materials such as Silk floss embroidery, metal plate laid work, create organza fluted flower shapes, ribbon roses, sequin flowers to give a rich and opulent result

A vintage looking piece of Art embroidery, perfect to use as a home interior accessory.

Hand Bead embroidery techniques with a needle are used to stitch beads to plain fabric in a design.



  • Booklet: Finished project photo cover page, Design Pattern BW, Color Key
  • Bead & Materials shopping list:  description & quantities needed to complete this kit
  • How to transfer an embroidery design to fabric
  • Starting & finishing stitches.
  • Step by step instructions Hand Bead Embroidery techniques with diagrams & photos


You will need to supply:

  • 1 x 18” x 16” min roller bar / slate frame
  • 2 x meters x 3cm cotton webbing for side lacings
  • 2 x quick grip clamp 15” Irwin brand



  • How to put the fabric onto a frame
  • Transferring pattern to fabric.
  • Starting and finishing techniques.
  • Using a needle, you will create scrolls, shaped and flowers in the following techniques: satin stitch, couching, single seed bead anchor, running stitch, whip stitch sequin rope-work and single bead stitch, ribbon roses, round organza flower making, loop work, flat sequin flowers.
  • Finish and frame as an artwork

Antique Scrolls Beading Kit: PATTERN & INSTRUCTIONS ONLY,

  • These Beading DIGITAL Instruction Kits & Bead Packs have been exclusively designed by Karen Torrisi. Designs, photos & instructions are the intellectual property of Karen Torrisi and are not to be reproduced or used as teaching material without prior permission of Karen Torrisi.

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