Wednesday, 14 December 2016


This Unicorn is a Martha Ess Pattern found in her book "Flights of Fancy". I added a few sequins for a saddle and a bead for the eye.   It has arrived at a new home through an ornament exchange organized on Instagram.

It is tatted with Lizbeth 101 Spring Flower in size 40, it measures 5 by 4 inches or 12 by 10 cm. I used two shuttles one continuous thread. The gold horn added later is done with DMC metallic Diamant embroidery thread. 

I love Martha's patterns and although this one did test me I really enjoyed how it all came together. I made the mane picots quite long as I wanted more of a fantasy look. 


  1. Love it ! Great job, and love your little tweaks :-)

    1. Thanks Muskaan, it I had silver or gold glitter I would have added it to the feet.

  2. Fabulous! A flight of fancy indeed.

  3. Awesome!!!! :) It looks magical!! :)

  4. That's very pretty. What a smart idea to make him in variegated colors. I'd like to try that. Thanks for the inspiration.


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