Embroidery

Embroidery

Embroidery stitches, made by hand or by machine, add a dimensional layer to wool cotton, silk, and more.

We're excited to share this interview with Gianna King, maker of Mandala Dolls. Each one has such a unique and wonderful personality, all brought to life by Gianna!   What inspired you...

Father’s Day gifts are most memorable when they are made by the kids themselves. On some future day, when you’re looking over the creations the kids have made, you’ll have...

The Portuguese Stem Stitch is #42 on my journey to do an embroidery sampler with 100+ embroidery stitches. The finished stitch is quite lovely, and is a knotted embroidery stitch....

I love the fun look of tassels, and I see them on more and more things lately. Tassels are easy to make so you can get just the effect you...

The Checkered Chain Stitch is also known as the Alternating Chain Stitch, Two Color Chain Stitch and the Magic Chain Stitch. This stitch uses two colors of threads through one...

Make something fun and “love”-ly to wear on Valentine’s Day! Then enjoy the heart motif all year with these totally wearable projects. From shirts to shoes to jewelry, from simple...

Handmade Valentine’s Day decorations have so much more, well, heart than objects that are mass produced. I’ve been looking for cute and easy projects that I can make quickly and...