Hand Embroidery

  • Get your creative juices flowing with the 10 easiest and most popular hand embroidery stitches! Learn how easy it is to stitch on unconventional materials like canvas tennis shoes, a denim skirt, or leather bracelets. Each stitch has clear instructions so you can embroider 30 unique projects to wear, use, and display. Change up the patterns to fit your unique style, with super-fast designs for the impatient sewist and dazzling motifs for slow stitchers.

    Alicia Burstein –– Not Your Average Embroidery Book Get your creative juices flowing with the 10 easiest and most popular embroidery stitches! Alicia Burstein expands the boundaries of contemporary hand embroidery with super-fast ideas...

    $24.95
  • Sew four delightful zakka-style projects to help corral sewing and knitting supplies, including a sewing bag with an adorable spool tree motif, a drawstring thread holder adorned with little colorful spools, a hedgehog-themed pincushion, and a knitting needle holder. The PatternPLUS pack includes instructions, iron-on transfer, patterns, and motifs for all four projects, so you can easily mark your designs and get stitching.

    Jenny McWhinney –– Start stitching right away with iron-on transfer designs Sew four delightful zakka-style projects to help corral sewing and knitting supplies, including a sewing bag with an adorable spool tree motif, a drawstring...

    $22.95
  • 250+ embroidery designs from popular designer Aneela Hoey are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using her designs a breeze. Transfer and embroider stylish designs from her newest book, Stitch & Sew, as well as dozens of original new designs. From small to large, from florals to geometrics, this book has it all!

    Aneela Hoey –– No tracing or copying, just transfer and stitch!  250+ embroidery designs from popular designer Aneela Hoey are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using her designs a breeze. Transfer and...

    $19.95
  • Transform ordinary artist canvas into an embroidered masterpiece! With easy-to-learn stitches, your embroidery needle becomes a paintbrush. Get your feet wet with small art pieces and step-by-step techniques for stitching on stretched canvas. Gather supplies to add appliqué, acrylic paint, fibers, beads, and even mirrors to your mixed-media pieces! Get tips on how to finish and display canvas embroidery art, with an extensive project gallery for inspiration. It’s like art quilting for needlework lovers!

    Irene Schlesinger –– Stretch your embroidery skills with mixed-media canvas art Transform ordinary artist canvas into an embroidered masterpiece! With easy-to-learn stitches, your embroidery needle becomes a paintbrush to stitch...

    $21.95
  • Raid the attic! Preserve family memories with new quilts that lovingly tie together the past with the present. Learn how to comb through bits of history with Brian Haggard and reimagine them into wall art, sewing notions, and more! Gorgeous embroidery adds richness to these vintage hybrids. Full instructions for five projects, fifteen stitch techniques, and a gallery full of ideas will help you rescue bits of history to create a new, cherished piece for your home!

    Brian Haggard –– Precious projects combining old and new textiles Preserve family memories with new quilts that lovingly tie together the past with the present. Learn how to comb through bits of history and reimagine them into wall...

    $27.95
  • Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book perfect to take on the go! With over thirty essential embroidery stitches, this all-in-one reference is ideal for hand stitchers, crazy quilters, and free-form embroiderers. Learn the best stabilizers and thread for embroidery, then branch out with eye-catching embellishments. This petite paperback is the perfect size for your purse or embroidery kit—a great gift for all sewists!

    Christen Brown –– Keep over thirty essential embroidery stitches at your fingertips Get the pocket guide to embroidery that everyone's talking about—a sixty-four page mini book that's perfect to take on the go! Keep your favorite...

    $7.95
  • Joyful Daily Stitching, Seam by Seam

    Valerie Bothell –– Stitch a seam a day Choose from over 500 crazy-quilt seam treatments, each with a detailed photo and guide for the basic stitches included. Learn 61 basic embroidery stitches, including silk ribbon and beaded stitches,...

    $26.95
  • Free-form, wool, felt, silk, Art Fabrik, Joyful Stitching, Laura Wasilowski, Transform Fabric with Improvisational Embroidery Slow stitch playful projects in Laura’s colorful, whimsical style. Transform a flat, plain surface into a joyful art piece with instructions for 21 embroidery stitches and 6 projects.

    Laura Wasilowski –– Stitch playful projects Dive into Laura’s delightful world of embroidery and learn how to create small, free-form embroidery pieces that are alive with color and texture. With instructions for 21 basic...

    $19.95
  • Jennifer Pol Colin  –– From experienced teacher and popular blogger Jennifer Colin Get kids excited about sewing with projects they will actually want to make, such as a critter coin pouch, chalkboard backpack, mermaid tail blanket,...

    $19.95
  • Revive your love for hand stitching with 30 fresh embroidery designs! Showcase your needlework on 5 pretty, practical projects—a drawstring bag, clutch, flex case, change purse, or zipper pouch. Learn beginner to advanced embroidery one stitch at a time, testing your thread choices in a lively sampler notebook on textured fabrics like chambray, yarn-dyed linen, and canvas. Each project is shown with 6 unique motifs and color stories to inspire your own artistry.

    Aneela Hoey  –– French knot it, flaunt it! Revive your love for hand stitching with 31 fresh embroidery designs! Showcase your needlework on 5 pretty, practical projects—a drawstring bag, clutch, flex case, change purse, and...

    $26.95
  • The Visual Guide to Crazy Quilting Design

    Sharon Boggon ––See it, stitch it! Contemporary crazy-quilting stitches, photographed step by stepRooted in the Victorian era, crazy quilting has a powerful allure for today's quilters, who use it to let loose and tell a unique story with...

    $29.95
  • You're Invited: Quilts and Homes to Inspire Barb Adams and Alma Allen of Blackbird Designs –– PDF Download Create an inviting home with quick and easy projects in "You're Invited" by Blackbird Designs. The book welcomes you to take a peek...

    $16.99
  • Add dimension and luster to your sewing projects with 125 decorative bead embroidery and bead woven stitches! Embellish 8 stunning projects from bedazzled jewelry to wallhangings and a sewing caddy. Search both the complete visual guide (with stitches organized by type) and the A-to-Z stitch index for easy reference. A robust gallery of features beaded creations in a variety of skill levels, perfect for embroiderers, craft sewists, crazy quilters, mixed media artists, and jewelry makers.

    Christen Brown –– Put more sparkle in your stitches Add dimension and luster to your sewing projects! Inspired by the magic of beads, buttons, and charms, Christen Brown shares 8 stunning beadwork projects from brooches and bracelets...

    $27.95
  • Over two hundred and twenty-five embroidery designs from best-selling author Brian Haggard are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using his designs a breeze. Transfer and embroider beautiful designs from his popular books Embroidered Memories and Crazy-Quilted Memories. From florals and banners to birds and bees, this book has elegant images of all kinds (and in all sizes, too!).

    Brian Haggard –– Easy to use, just transfer and stitch! Over two hundred and twenty-five embroidery designs from best-selling author Brian Haggard are now available as iron-on transfers, to make applying and using his designs a breeze...

    $19.95
  • You don’t have to be a master embroiderer to create beautiful crazy-quilt seams! With 480 seam designs from Kathy Seaman Shaw to inspire your creativity, you’ll learn to stitch with uniform spacing for a professional appearance. Line everything up perfectly with five pages of full-size embroidery stitch templates and dozens of step-by-step hand embroidery illustrations. Then dress up embroidered seams with sparkly beads, buttons, sequins, and silk ribbon embellishments for endless creative combinations!

    Kathy Seaman Shaw –– Hundreds of ideas for crazy-quilt seams You don’t have to be a master embroiderer to create beautiful crazy-quilt seams! With 480 seam designs to inspire your creativity, you’ll learn to stitch with...

    $29.95
  • Sew house-themed quilts to welcome you home. Best-selling author Erica Kaprow shares three new medallion quilt patterns with playful pieced backgrounds and perky appliqué quilt borders. Using a mix of cotton and wool fabrics, you’ll appliqué houses, flowers, vines, and more. Basic appliqué instructions and full-size patterns are included. With each border, you’ll fall more in love with the these textural quilts infused with color!

    Erica Kaprow –– Magical medallion quilts for your home sweet home Cotton and wool … together at last! Sew gorgeous wallhangings with a home at the heart. Best-selling author Erica Kaprow shares three new medallion quilts with...

    $19.95
  • Quilting…Just a Little Bit Crazy: A Marriage of Traditional & Crazy Quilting by Allie Aller and Valerie Bothell #QuiltingJustaLittleBitCrazy

    Allie Aller and Valerie Bothell –– Fun new ways to make any quilt a little bit crazy If you cross traditional crazy quilting, some favorite pieced quilt patterns, and today's machine-quilting methods, what do you get? Crazy fun for all...

    $29.95
  • Teeny Tiny Menagerie: 380 Whimsical & Wonderful Animal Embroidery Motifs by Noriko Komurata #TeenyTinyMenagerie

    Noriko Komurata –– Stitch 380 adorable animals and a few surprises! Let your imagination run wild with this collection of nearly 400 enchanting animal embroidery motifs. Using traditional embroidery, cross-stitch, and applique...

    $21.95
  • Stitching with Beatrix Potter by Michele Hill

    Michele Hill ––Bring Beatrix Potter’s delightful stories to lifeThis book gathers together 10 easy yet elegant projects celebrating the life and talents of Beatrix Potter. With 10 appliqué and 6 embroidery designs, even beginning...

    $22.95
  • The Embroidery Book: Visual Resource of Color & Design * 149 Stitches * Step-by-Step Guide by Christen Brown

    Christen Brown ––A master class on embroidery with Christen BrownEnjoy the tranquility of slow stitching for luxurious seams and lavish embellishments. This step-by-step visual guide to 149 embroidery stitches, motifs, and extras uses simple...

    $27.95
  • Foolproof Crazy Quilting: Visual Guide - 25 Stitch Maps • 100+ Embroidery & Embellishment Stitches by Jennifer Clouston #FoolproofCrazyQuilting

    Jennifer Clouston –– Learn crazy quilting, the ultimate art of hand embroidery and embellishment Nothing shows off beautiful stitching and embellishments like the blank canvas of a crazy quilt. Jenny Clouston's gorgeously illustrated primer...

    $27.95
  • Allie Aller's Crazy Quilting

    Allie Aller –– Welcome to the "new" crazy! • Jump into crazy quilting with seven enticing projects that include small quilts, a needle cushion, and a softie • Learn four different crazy piecing methods • Try creative...

    $29.95
  • Embroidered & Embellished: 85 Stitches Using Thread, Floss, Ribbon, Beads & More • Step-by-Step Visual Guide by Christen Brown

    Christen Brown –– The complete visual guide to hand embroidery & embellishing This richly illustrated reference guide from embroidery expert Christen Brown covers everything you need to make beautiful magic with needle and thread. Learn...

    $26.95
  • Ribbonwork Gardens: The Ultimate Visual Guide to 122 Flowers, Leaves & Embellishment Extras by Christen Brown

    Christen Brown –– How does your garden grow? Stitch a stunning fabric landscape filled with beautiful ribbon blooms like sweet cottage daffodils, bold and bright dahlias, or perfect little sweet peas. Suitable for every skill level, this...

    $26.95
  • Little Stitches: 100+ Sweet Embroidery Designs • 12 Projects by Aneela Hoey

    Aneela Hoey –– Happy stitching on the go! It's grown-up playtime! Choose from more than 100 original embroidery designs, hand-drawn with a modern take on retro style. Each pattern is printed on handy transfer paper-tear out the page, trim...

    $26.95
  • Wash-Away Stitch Stabilizer: Simplify Your Embroidery & Quilting

    Put your stitching in its place! Make fabric marking a thing of the past with these special water-soluble, adhesive-backed sheets. Once your design is printed on the sheet, you can position (or reposition) it right where you want it for sewing...

    $14.95
  • Crazy-Quilted Memories

    Brian Haggard –– Create exciting motifs by combining simple stitches • 10 projects to tell the stories of your life in unique, creative ways • Learn 24 basic and combination embroidery stitches to create never-before-seen motifs...

    $27.95
  • S is for Stitch: 52 Embroidered Alphabet Designs + Charming Projects for Little Ones by Kristyne Czepuryk

    Kristyne Czepuryk –– A is for angel, B is for baseball, and C is for cupcake! • Two sets of adorable alphabet-themed embroidery patterns for little girls and boys • Projects include quilts, pillows, soft blocks, and wall art for...

    $16.99
  • Judith Baker Montano –– Flowers, gardens, and needlework go hand in hand! In this companion volume to the best-selling "Elegant Stitches," Judith Baker Montano shows you how to create floral scenes in thread, ribbon, and more. She offers a...

    $39.95
  • Judith Baker Montano –– Elegant Stitches covers basic stitches and gives the stitcher clear diagrams and instructions along with dynamic examples in full color. Learn all there is to know about silk ribbon stitches, crazy quilt...

    $16.99