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 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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Ship Ahoy! 8 Nautical-Themed Embroidery Patterns

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

No more floundering: Knot your thread and anchors aweigh, we've got 8 nautical embroidery patterns to get you in the summer mood!

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Discover How to Make Doughnuts With Our FREE Recipe eGuide!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

From raised and glazed to baked and cakey, who doesn't love a fresh doughnut? Learn how to make your own delightful dough right in your own kitchen with our fabulously FREE baking eGuide: "Delicious Doughnut Recipes You Can Make at Home."

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Free Pattern Friday: Say So Long to Summer With Free Patterns!

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

The last of summer's days are upon us. Make the most of them with some last minute summertime projects! With rainbow embroidery designs, simple knit tote and more, find the perfect free pattern project to soak up every last minute of sunshine.

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Crazy Patch Embroidery: How to Stitch a Crazy Heart Two Ways

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Crazy patch embroidery is so much fun, a great way to use up scrap fabrics and really easy to create. Although crazy quilting looks difficult, modern embroidery machine designs make creating it nearly effortless. Ready to try this fun patchwork design? Here's how to embroider a crazy quilt heart. Don't have a specific design in mind? I'll share my appliqué pattern FREE, so you can create one too!

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