Embroidery Projects category

  • The Advent Calendar Project

    Every good crafter knows it’s never too early to start working on things for the holidays. To that end, we are going to launch The Advent Calendar Project. It starts today, and runs through the ...
    Jun 15, 2012 5 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project

    In the twenty-five week’s leading up to December 1st we’ll be doing the Advent Calendar Project. The project started with sewing a pocket advent calendar and now we’ll making an orna...
    Jun 01, 2012 No Comments

  • Free Ferris Wheel Embroidery Pattern

    Since I spent two days perfecting the embroidery pattern for this week’s Iron Craft challenge I thought I’d share it with all of you. (click the pattern to download a bigger version from ...
    Aug 10, 2011 9 Comments

  • How to embroider French Knot Sheep

    This weekend I finished embroidering the Lullaby Pillowcase I’d been working on for a couple of weeks. I’m so enamored by the cute little French Knot Sheep that I thought I’d share h...
    Jul 26, 2011 9 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #21 – Scandinavian Leaf Pillow

    This week for Iron Craft I challenged everyone to make something inspired by their heritage. Who knew that from the challenge post I would actually get in contact with someone who knew a little more a...
    May 25, 2011 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #18 – Lollypop Flower Bag

    This week’s Iron Craft was about flowers. At first I thought I was going to make a fabric flower pin or perhaps some pom-pom flowers but, then I won this messenger bag from Sew Lovely Embroidery...
    May 04, 2011 7 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #12 – Lucky Cat Pin

    This week everyone at Iron Craft was asked to get Lucky or at least create something around the theme of Lucky. I knew right away I wanted to make based on the Japanese Lucky Cat or Maneki Neko. Now,...
    Mar 23, 2011 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #8 – Minneapolis Skyline Pillow

    For this Iron Craft challenge I asked everyone to create something inspired by the place they call their hometown. While I didn’t grow up in Minneapolis, I consider it my hometown. It was the ci...
    Feb 23, 2011 12 Comments

  • Free Dala Horse Embroidery Pattern

    For my mom’s birthday I made here a wall hanging using the Andrea Zuill’s Heart, Birds & Flowers pattern. She wanted another piece to go with it & I suggested a Dala (Swedish) Hor...
    Mar 27, 2009 5 Comments

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