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I love lacing cards. I think it is a great way to introduce kids and adults into the needlework world. Why not get the kids even more involved and excited about …

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Summer has finally arrived, and what better way to welcome the warm weather than with some whimsical embroidered art?  We’ve got some of the best parts of summer represented here, from camping to the beach to happy kids playing …

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Sashiko is a traditional style of Japanese embroidery. First used as a form of repair, it evolved into a decorative style. The biggest idea in Sashiko stitching is a repetitive pattern,

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Want to spruce up your house without spending a ton of money? Belinda Graham at Tutesplus.com created this tutorial for embroidering a lampshade. It is an easy project, but can take …

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I love learning a new stitch or technique.  So many times I stitch the same style over and over again…that’s why I am glad that Bee’s Knees Industries created this Long and Short Stitch tutorial for me to try …

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It’s time to stop the plastic canvas bashing! Sure we relate this craft medium to grandma’s tissue holder, but it is so much more. One brilliant example of the new and improved plastic canvas is this stylish Note and

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I am blown away by people who can tat. I have tried so many times and each time my finished project looks more like a bunch of knots that a little kid tied than a beautiful tatted lace piece. In …

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Yahoo! It’s spring! Warm weather! It’s time to move the party outside and that includes a dinner party. What better way to make a statement than with these colorful Plastic Canvas Placemats by Diane at Crafty Pod.  Not …

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Did I ever tell you how much in awe I am of Mary Corbet at Needle n’ Thread. Not only is she an excellent embroiderer but she is an amazing historian. I love that she has such a passion …

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Creative Chick Studios are ready for the beach with this great Turtle Stitch Along.  Maybe it is just the ocean air but I think this turtle has a bit of …

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10 embroidery patterns inspired by movies and tv

While searching through embroidery shops  on Etsy, I found tons of patterns directly inspired by movies and TV.   What a fun project to work on the next time you’re having a movie night or binge-watching your favorite series on Netflix!  …

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Tic toc, tic toc goes the clock. It has to be close to 5:00…quitting time! Passing the hours away doesn’t have be so humdrum with this hoopla clock. This fun pattern is …

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Rick Rack plus embroidery tutorial by SeptemberHouse DIY embroidered accents and borders tutorial for hand embroidery

You know when you see something so clever that you just think to yourself, “Why didn’t I think of that?” I’m having one of those moments.  So September stitched up these charming hoops using various stitches and rick rack. …

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I remember growing up in the 80′s and feeling so fancy by owning a monogram sweater. I wore that sweater out! It looks like the monogram is making a comeback. Everywhere I turn, I see monograms and initials. I love …

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If you have kids in your house, you probably have been exposed to the game Minecraft. This game is EVERYWHERE! Penolopy Bulnick shares her tutorial for this Minecraft TNT Tissue Box on Instructables.com The shades of red and grey give

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