Embroidery
Embroidered Magnets

Embroidered Magnets

I was inspired for this craft by the Etsy store SeptemberHouse¬†who makes embroidered magnets that show off different stitches. While I love the stitch idea, I wanted to to try something a little different so I made one that says Joy and another that is a bouquet of flowers. What You’ll Need: Fabric button covers...
Embroidered Napkins

Embroidered Napkins

I wanted to mention this now especially since there is a sale at Sublime Stitching on cocktail napkins. Go buy some. These cocktail napkins were fun and quick to put together and can make a great personal gift for someone or yourself. I bought the napkins from Sublime Stitching and used some of the iron...
Henry the Eighth Did Embroidery?

Henry the Eighth Did Embroidery?

One of my favorite things on Sunday mornings is the CBS Sunday Morning show and they had a very interesting segment on England’s Royal School of Neddlework this last Sunday. In the segment, they suggest that Henry the Eighth may have enjoyed embroidery. Who would have the though he had the time? As far as...

Sublime Embroidery

I began doing embroidery in my teens and it is something I’ve just recently started going back to. There are so many cool patterns out now and some of the coolest are coming from Sublime Stitching. This small company out Austin is bringing embroidery back in a big way with their irreverent patterns and kitschy...