Embroidery

Small stitches with a big impact! Get the best of new techniques, adorable embellishment ideas and gift-worthy projects, all in one place– right here on the Craftsy Embroidery Blog!


Free Pattern Friday: A Pretty Knit Poncho, Lunch Box & More!

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

What better way to spend a relaxing weekend than doing what you love — for free! Stitch up the cutest vinyl lunch tote for an adorable back-to-school bag or make an accessory to remember with a gorgeous choker jewelry pattern. No matter your passion, you're sure to find a project that delights and inspires!

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Beyond the Hoop: Embroidery on Unusual Surfaces

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Embroidery |

When venturing into the world of hand embroidery, the sky's the limit. If you are inventive then you can be as experimental as you like — there is no need to stick to traditional methods or fabrics. We look at which different types of materials you can apply your sewing skills to. Here are some creative surfaces for you to try stitching into or to simply inspire your next embroidery project!

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Kick Off The Holiday Weekend Early With 8 New Classes!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Painting, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking |

Embark on your next creative journey this Labor Day weekend with 8 brand new class, now available for up to 33% off!

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Free Embroidery Tutorial: How to Make a Wedding Dress Hankie

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

Ready for a project that is just as easy as it is adorable? Follow along with this delightful tutorial to make the darling wedding dress hankie by Bumblebee Linens, as featured in bridal magazines and national television shows.

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Free Pattern Friday: A Quilt Journal, Swanky Crocheted Scarf + More!

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Happy Friday creatives! We've got another amazing roundup of fun free patterns just for you. From sensational knit shawls to a figure-flattering dress (even a free tutorial on making homemade flour tortillas!), you're going to love where these fabulous free finds take you.

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Hand Embroidery 101: Shedding Light on Blackwork Embroidery

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

There is no need to be in the dark when to comes to blackwork, let us enlighten you to this classic technique and how you can put your own twist on it!

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