Embroidery Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

Self-Fringed Edge Finishing - About Embroidery
A self-fringe makes a pretty finish on evenweave embroidery fabric. It’s easy to make using a basic hem stitch commonly used in drawn thread embroidery.

Embroidery Hoops - About Embroidery
Embroidery hoops are used to keep your fabric taut, giving your fabric support as you stitch.

Embroidery Basics: A NeedleKnowledge Book - About Embroidery
Guide comments for Embroidery Basics: A NeedleKnowledge Book.

Waste Canvas - About Embroidery
Waste canvas is a temporary canvas used to work cross stitch, needlepoint or counted thread stitches on fabric that would not normally be used for these types of techniques.

Place the Hoops Together - About Embroidery
The embroiery hoop is an essential part of any stitcher's work basket. It holds the fabric taunt to ensure well-formed embroidery stitches. Here's how to use an embroidery hoop.

Tighten the Set Screw and Stretch the Fabric - About Embroidery
The embroiery hoop is an essential part of any stitcher's work basket. It holds the fabric taunt to ensure well-formed embroidery stitches. Here's how to use an embroidery hoop.

Embroidery Classes and Workshops - About Embroidery
Want to take a class? The following organizations have ongoing classes and workshops. Visit their sites for the latest news and offerings. Some of these are offered in exotic locales, so you can turn your love of embroidery into a vacation to remember.

Water Soluble Canvas - About Embroidery
Learn about using water soluble canvas.

Separate the Hoops - About Embroidery
The embroiery hoop is an essential part of any stitcher's work basket. It holds the fabric taunt to ensure well-formed embroidery stitches. Here's how to use an embroidery hoop.

Temporary Knots Used in Embroidery - About Embroidery
Knots should not be used in an embroidery project unless they are part of the design. Here are the basic, temporary knots used in embroidery.

How to Use an Embroidery Hoop - About Embroidery
The embroiery hoop is an essential part of any stitcher's work basket. It holds the fabric taunt to ensure well-formed embroidery stitches. Here's how to use an embroidery hoop.

Thread Heaven Thread Conditioner - About Embroidery
Thread conditioners such as Thread Heaven cut down on the stress caused by thread drag, the wear caused by continually pulling a thread through the fabric while stitching.

Vintage Birdcage Embroidery Kit by Dimensions - About Embroidery
Guide review of the Vintage Birdcage Embroidery Kit by Dimensions.

Conversion Chart - About Embroidery
If you prefer a different brand of thread rather than the one recommended in a project, conversion charts will help you find the corresponding color numbers from other manufacturers.

Making a Waste Knot - Step 3 - About Embroidery
Learn to make a Waste not, a temporary starting knot used to secure the thread to start stitching embroidery.

Making a Waste Knot - Step 4 - About Embroidery
Learn to make a Waste not, a temporary starting knot used to secure the thread to start stitching embroidery.

More Embroidery Finishing Tips and Tricks - About Embroidery
Learn to properly mount and frame an embroidered project.

How to Make a Waste Knot - About Embroidery
Learn to make a Waste not, a temporary starting knot used to secure the thread to start stitching embroidery.

Making a Waste Knot - Step 2 - About Embroidery
Learn to make a Waste not, a temporary starting knot used to secure the thread to start stitching embroidery.

Lacing an Embroidery for Finishing - About Embroidery
Lacing an embroidery onto a board is one of the most common finishing methods for framing. Here are several terrific tutorials to teach you how to lace an embroidery fabric onto a backing.

Embroidery Floss - About Embroidery
Embroidery floss is a mercerized cotton embroidery thread composed of 6 threads which can be separated. Each strand of thread has 2-plies, but can not be separated any further.

Crewelwork from the Royal School of Needlework (RSN), by Jacqui McDonald - About Embroidery
Learn crewelwork with Jacqui McDonald, a Graduate Apprentice from the Royal School of Needlework, as she shows you how to work basic and advanced crewel stitches. Detailed instructions and diagrams showcase both traditional and contemporary projects using this form of embroidery.

Floche - About Embroidery
Floche is a mercerized, single-strand cotton embroidery thread using for fine needlework.

Edge Finishes for Embroidery Fabrics - About Embroidery
Using a temporary edge finish on your embroidery fabric helps prevent fraying as you stitch. These are the methods most often used for embroidery fabrics of all types.

Water-Soluble Pens and Pencils - About Embroidery
Water-soluble pens and pencils are used to transfer a design onto fabric temporarily. The marked lines wash out when the item is laundred or blotted with a damp sponge.

Evenweave Fabric - About Embroidery
Evenweave fabric has the same number of vertical warp threads as it does horizontal weft threads and can be made from cotton, linen, wool or blends.

A to Z of Crewel Embroidery, Edited by Sue Gardner - About Embroidery
Guide Review of A to Z of Crewel Embroidery.

Acorn Detail - About Embroidery
This free embroidery pattern features a Fall Acorn Medallion worked in stem stitch, chain stitch, chain stitch filling, herringbone stitch, single chain stitches and a simple laid filling.

Awl or Tailor's Awl - About Embroidery
An awl is a handled tool used to pierce fabrics, such as when making embroidered eyelets. It can have a sharp or ball-point end.

Stitch with Love by Mandy Shaw - About Embroidery
Guide Review of Stitch with Love by Mandy Shaw, David & Charles Books

Choosing an Embroidery Hoop - About Embroidery
Embroidery hoops are indispensible tools for working embroidery. They come in a wide range of sizes, colors, styles and materials, and every stitcher has their own favorite brand. Learn how to select the right hoop for your project.

Fall Acorn Medallion Stitch Key - About Embroidery
This free embroidery pattern features a Fall Acorn Medallion worked in stem stitch, chain stitch, chain stitch filling, herringbone stitch, single chain stitches and a simple laid filling.

Fall Acorn Medallion Pattern and Materials List - About Embroidery
This free embroidery pattern features a Fall Acorn Medallion worked in stem stitch, chain stitch, chain stitch filling, herringbone stitch, single chain stitches and a simple laid filling.

Laying Tool - About Embroidery
An embroidery laying tool is used with stranded threads, ribbon, or other embroidery threads when a smooth, flat finish is desired.

Woolly Embroidery by Kyuuto Japanese Crafts - About Embroidery
Guide Review of Woolly Embroidery by Kyuuto! Japanese Crafts.

Fall Acorn Medallion Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This free hand embroidery pattern features a Fall Acorn Medallion worked in basic surface embroidery stitches including stem stitch, chain stitch, chain stitch filling, herringbone stitch, single chain stitches and a simple laid filling.

Iron-On Transfer Pencils - About Embroidery
Iron-on transfer pencils create a permanent design that is transferred to embroidery fabric using the heat of an iron.

Press the Edges - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Attach the Backing - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Cut the Backing Fabric - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Trim the Edges - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Secure the Embroidery in the Hoop - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Gather Your Supplies - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

Finishing Using a Hoop as a frame - About Embroidery
Finishing a project in an embroidery hoop is a great way to display a round design. The material can also be easily removed to clean, or replaced with another embroidery design.

The New Anchor Book of Pulled Thread Embroidery Stitches; Techniques and Designs - About Embroidery
Guide Review of The New Anchor Book of Pulled Thread Embroidery Stitches; Techniques and Designs

A Rainbow of Stitches Book Review - About Embroidery
Guide Review of A Rainbow of Stitches, Watson-Guptill Publications

Be Mine, Valentine - Working the Charted Sampler Pattern - About Embroidery
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Be Mine, Valentine - Materials Needed - About Embroidery
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Be Mine, Valentine - A Counted Thread Sampler - About Embroidery
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Wedding Cake Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This set of five wedding and bridal embroidery patterns can be embroidered in your favorite surface embroidery stitches. Select from the bridal gown, groom's tuxedo, champagne toast with glasses on a heart, doves with a heart helping the couple tie the knot or a 3-tiered wedding cake.

Blackboard Cross Stitch Sampler - About Embroidery
Stitch this simple sampler using just two basic stitches - cross stitch and back stitch. This easy, free pattern resembles a blackboard and features the alphabet surrounded by a simple border. The project is small, making it a perfect take-along project that you work on during the summer months, and have finished in time for the back to school season.

Sampler Pattern - About Embroidery
Stitch this simple sampler using just two basic stitches - cross stitch and back stitch. This easy, free pattern resembles a blackboard and features the alphabet surrounded by a simple border. The project is small, making it a perfect take-along project that you work on during the summer months, and have finished in time for the back to school season.

The Groom's Tuxedo Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This set of five wedding and bridal embroidery patterns can be embroidered in your favorite surface embroidery stitches. Select from the bridal gown, groom's tuxedo, champagne toast with glasses on a heart, doves with a heart helping the couple tie the knot or a 3-tiered wedding cake.

Champagne Toast Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This set of five wedding and bridal embroidery patterns can be embroidered in your favorite surface embroidery stitches. Select from the bridal gown, groom's tuxedo, champagne toast with glasses on a heart, doves with a heart helping the couple tie the knot or a 3-tiered wedding cake.

Bridal Gown Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This set of five wedding and bridal embroidery patterns can be embroidered in your favorite surface embroidery stitches. Select from the bridal gown, groom's tuxedo, champagne toast with glasses on a heart, doves with a heart helping the couple tie the knot or a 3-tiered wedding cake.

Wedding Doves with Heart Embroidery Pattern - About Embroidery
This set of five wedding and bridal embroidery patterns can be embroidered in your favorite surface embroidery stitches. Select from the bridal gown, groom's tuxedo, champagne toast with glasses on a heart, doves with a heart helping the couple tie the knot or a 3-tiered wedding cake.

Using an Embroidery Hoop - How To Use an Embroidery Hoop
The embroiery hoop is an essential part of any stitcher's work basket. It holds the fabric taunt to ensure well-formed embroidery stitches. Here's how to use an embroidery hoop.

Tips for Embroidery - Beginner Embroidery Tips
Do you have an embroidery question or are looking for tips on working embroidery? Here you'll find answers to common embroidery questions, as well as tips and tricks to help you make every embroidery project successful.

Embroidery Glossary - Embroidery Glossary of Terms
Browse the glossary to learn about the most common terms used in Embroidery.

Bluework Embroidery - What is Blue Work
Bluework Embroidery is any embroidery worked exclusively in blue thread on a white or natural colored fabric ground. Bluework can be worked in any type of embrdoidery including surface embroidery, cross stitch or crewel.

embroidery tips - tips for embroidery
Tips and tricks for successful embroidery projects.