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Framing tapestries

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Sunflower6 Sat 21-Sep-13 20:44:28

Can anyone tell me how they frame/ mount their completed tapestries? I have taken up doing tapestries but don't know how to frame them.

LowLevelWhinging Sat 21-Sep-13 20:50:33

I just took to a craft shop that did framing. that's not helpful is it?

rockybalboa Sat 21-Sep-13 21:07:19

If you have a frame the right size you have to stretch and see them over a bit of card which fits into the back of the frame.

rockybalboa Mon 23-Sep-13 11:04:38

Sew them over a bit of card even, stupid bloody auto correct, what's wrong with the word sew!!!!

Itstartshere Wed 25-Sep-13 11:45:17

It will need stretching over card and lacing at the back. It's very easy. If you google 'lacing embroidery for framing' you'll get advice, but honestly, anyone can do it.

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