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Light it Up: Using Lights in Embroidery Designs

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Embroidery |

What could be more festive than embroidery with lights? Here are 10 machine embroidery projects that include lights + a quick tutorial on stitching your own designs!

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Make Ripples with Echo Quilting

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting |

Do you get intimidated when it comes to free motion quilting? Trace around the edge of existing shapes with simple echo quilting! Here are some projects to get you started.

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Sew Thankful: 15 Thanksgiving Embroidery Designs

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 in Embroidery |

Need a hostess gift or some last minute decorations for the table? You'll be thankful for this roundup of perfectly-themed Thanksgiving embroidery designs!

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FPF: Let’s Talk Turkey With FREE Thanksgiving Patterns

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

This week, we're bringing you eight projects you can use to dress up your Thanksgiving table — all fabulous and fun, yet quick enough to leave you plenty of time to prep the turkey & spend time with those you love!

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Whitework Embroidery 101: From Stitches to Patterns

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

Although whitework looks advanced, just a few simple stitches can yield stunning results! Explore stitches, fabric, threads and patterns that you can use to create your own whitework masterpiece.

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7 Custom Embroidered Sweaters to Add to Your Wardrobe

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

Make your clothing sparkle with a little touch of hand embroidery! From snowflakes to cat faces and pretty little flowers, these simple-to-stitch patterns will take your sweaters from zero to hero.

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