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==Overview==
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==Getting Started==
Embroidery allows you to use a needle and thread to embroider patterns or text onto items made of cloth, such as clothing.
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Embroidery allows you to use a needle and thread to embroider patterns or text onto items made of cloth, such as clothing.  Embroidery requires an {{itemdb|1771|embroidery needle}} and some [[thread]].  An {{itemdb|1769|embroidery unpicker}} can be used to remove embroidered text or patterns from an item.
  
Embroidery is a [[Crafts|craft activity]].
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*You can only embroider clothing.
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*You can embroider on the following materials: cloth, linen, silk, velvet
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*You cannot embroider clothing on the following materials: rubber, wicker, hair, wool, leather, fur, lace, fluff, unidentifiable material
  
==Where and What==
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===Item Locations===
Embroidery requires an [http://daftjunk.com/dw/items/index.php?item=1771 embroidery needle] and some [http://daftjunk.com/dw/items/index.php?item=1772 thread].  Patterns can be embroidered from designs in embroidery pattern books.
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Embroidery (and often [[Quilting|quilting]]) equipment including pattern books can be purchased in various shops around the Disc, for example:
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*{{itemdbshop|186|a shop}} on Loom Alley in Ankh-Morpork
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*{{itemdbshop|519|the tea parlour}} on Queen's Road in Sto Lat
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*{{itemdb|1771|the Ninja guild craft room}} on Silk Lane in Bes Pelargic
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*{{itemdbshop|705|an embroidery stall}} in the Djelibeybi bazaar.
  
Embroidery (and often [[Quilting|quilting]]) equipment including pattern books can be purchased in various shops around the Disc, such as a [http://daftjunk.com/dw/items/index.php?shop=186 shop] on Loom Alley in Ankh-Morpork, a [http://daftjunk.com/dw/items/index.php?shop=519 tea parlour] on Queen's Road in Sto Lat or the [http://daftjunk.com/dw/items/index.php?item=1771 Ninja guild craft room] on Silk Lane in Bes Pelargic.
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===Pattern Details===
 
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Patterns can be embroidered from designs in embroidery pattern books and from individual patterns.  Patterns come in various difficulties, requiring various amounts of thread to complete.  Different coloured thread can be used in a single pattern. Depending on the skill of the embroiderer, the resulting pattern can take one of eight forms - four levels of success, and four of failure.  Examples of aliases that can be customised for use with patterns can be found on the [[Craft Aliases]] page. The [[Research:{{PAGENAME}}|research tab]] has details on the quality levels and contents of the pattern books.
An embroidery unpicker can be used to remove embroidered text or patterns from an item'''Skills or additional details unknown, if any.'''
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==Pattern Details==
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Patterns come in various difficulties, requiring various amounts of thread to complete.  Different coloured thread can be used in a single pattern.
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Depending on the skill of the embroiderer, the resulting pattern can take one of eight forms - four levels of success, and four of failure.
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==Skills Used==
 
==Skills Used==
crafts.materials.needlework (embroidering patterns and text)<br />
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[[crafts.materials.needlework]] (embroidering patterns and text)<br />
crafts.arts.design (embroidering patterns)<br />
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[[crafts.arts.design]] (embroidering patterns)<br />
crafts.arts.calligraphy (embroidering text - '''assumed''')
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[[crafts.arts.calligraphy]] (embroidering text - '''assumed''') {{research}}
  
==Help File (help embroidery needle)==
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==Related Achievements==
<pre>Embroidery needle            Discworld player help            Embroidery needle
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*Discworld MUD Achievements: {{achievementcat|embroidery|Embroidery Category}}
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**{{achievement|steady stitcher|Steady Stitcher}}
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**{{achievement|expert embroiderer|Expert Embroiderer}}
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**{{achievement|skilled seamstress|Skilled Seamstress}}
  
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==See also==
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*[[Mend]]
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*[[Quilting]]
  
Name
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==External Links==
    embroidery needle - used to add embroidery to clothing
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*Discworld MUD Player Help:
 
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**{{objecthelp|embroidery_needle|Embroidery needle}}
Syntax
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**{{objecthelp|embroidery_unpicker|Embroidery unpicker}}
    embroider text <string> on <clothing> with <needle>
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**{{objecthelp|thread_spool|Thread spool}}
    embroider pattern from <book> on <clothing> with <needle>
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**{{objecthelp|book|Book}}
    thread <needle> with <thread>
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    remove thread from <needle>
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Description
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    Once threaded, the embroidery needle can be used to embroider a small     
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    amount of text on an item of clothing (or a special linen square). The
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    text will appear in the language you are currently speaking and so you
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    need to be proficient in it.
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    If you have an embroidery pattern book you can embroider a pattern on
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    an item of clothing. The book must be open to the page you wish to
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    embroider from and a number of threads may be required to complete the
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    pattern.
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    Only certain materials can be embroidered on. If you make a mistake
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    you can remove the embroidery with an unpicker.
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    Embroidering uses the skill crafts.materials.needlework and
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    crafts.arts.design helps with embroidering patterns. 
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Examples
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    > thread needle with thread
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    You thread the embroidery needle with a blue cotton thread.
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    > embroider pattern from book on tunic with needle
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    You confidently start to embroider your yellow tunic.
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    You reach the end of your thread and tie a knot in it, noting that there is
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    still some work to be done on the pattern.
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    > embroider text Born to Rune on tunic with needle
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    You carefully start to embroider something on your yellow tunic.
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    You add the last stitch to your yellow tunic and tie a knot in the thread.</pre>
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==Help File (help embroidery unpicker)==
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<pre>
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Embroidery unpicker          Discworld player help          Embroidery unpicker
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Name
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    embroidery unpicker - used to remove embroidery from clothing
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Syntax
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    unpick {message|pattern} on <clothing> with <unpicker>
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Description
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    An unpicker can be used to remove either a pattern of embroidery or an   
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    embroidered message from an item of clothing. It will also remove some
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    embroidery added by NPC sources. 
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Example
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    > unpick message on tunic with unpicker
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    You carefully unpick the threads of embroidery on your yellow tunic with
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    the embroidery unpicker.</pre>
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==Related Achievements==
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Steady Stitcher<br />
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Expert Embroiderer<br />
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Skilled Seamstress<br />
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[http://discworld.atuin.net/lpc/secure/achievements.c?category=embroidery Embroidery achievements category]
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Embroidery is a [[Crafts|craft activity]].
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[[Category:Crafts]]
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[[Category:Ninja Traditions]]

Latest revision as of 13:46, 18 May 2021

Getting Started

Embroidery allows you to use a needle and thread to embroider patterns or text onto items made of cloth, such as clothing. Embroidery requires an embroidery needle and some thread. An embroidery unpicker can be used to remove embroidered text or patterns from an item.

  • You can only embroider clothing.
  • You can embroider on the following materials: cloth, linen, silk, velvet
  • You cannot embroider clothing on the following materials: rubber, wicker, hair, wool, leather, fur, lace, fluff, unidentifiable material

Item Locations

Embroidery (and often quilting) equipment including pattern books can be purchased in various shops around the Disc, for example:

Pattern Details

Patterns can be embroidered from designs in embroidery pattern books and from individual patterns. Patterns come in various difficulties, requiring various amounts of thread to complete. Different coloured thread can be used in a single pattern. Depending on the skill of the embroiderer, the resulting pattern can take one of eight forms - four levels of success, and four of failure. Examples of aliases that can be customised for use with patterns can be found on the Craft Aliases page. The research tab has details on the quality levels and contents of the pattern books.

Skills Used

crafts.materials.needlework (embroidering patterns and text)
crafts.arts.design (embroidering patterns)
crafts.arts.calligraphy (embroidering text - assumed) research

Related Achievements

See also

External Links