Saturday, February 6, 2010

Hand Embroidery Kits - Easy for Beginners!

It's easy to learn how to hand embroider with kits that include everything you need to get started! Hand embroidery is as popular today as ever, with wide-ranging styles from traditional to modern, there's something for everyone. You won't want to miss our newest selection of embroidery kits for beginners. You'll find them in the Embroidery Kits section of the store!

Embroidery Kit for Beginners

The La Petite Embroidery Kit from Sublime Stitching is a modern embroidery kit with the tools & supplies a beginner needs to start stitching with confidence!

Kit includes a 4" embroidery hoop, embroidery needles, 7 colors of embroidery floss, embroidery scissors and more!

This kit also includes complete instructions with clear, easy to understand stitch diagrams. You'll learn basic hand embroidery stitches, including split stitch, stem stitch, back stitch, and chain stitch. You'll also choose your favorite pack of Sublime Stitching Embroidery Patterns from our selection of 27 themes.

There's an embroidery pattern pack for everyone! Choose from a variety of modern embroidery patterns, including Flower Power, Unicorn Believer, Camp Out, Krazy Kitchen, Sushi Bar (shown at the right), and many more!

Each pack includes one 8-1/2 x 11" sheet of iron-on embroidery patterns with application instructions. These embroidery patterns are easy to apply and can be used multiple times.

You'll need a foundation fabric or textile to embroider, such as a tea towel, apron, baby bib, or pillowcase. After transferring the pattern to your fabric, you simply stitch along the lines! This is a fun embroidery kit for beginners to learn how to to embroider.

Crewel Embroidery Kit

The Elegant Oriole Crewel Embroidery Kit is a mini hand embroidery kit from Dimensions. Kit includes wool yarn, embroidery floss, printed fabric, needle, and instructions.

The foundation fabric is an ivory cotton homespun material printed with the background design shown in the image. The finished size is 5" x 7". The smaller design makes this is an easy crewel embroidery project to start & finish!

You'll need some basic embroidery supplies to complete your crewel kit, including an embroidery hoop and a pair of scissors. Some optional, but very handy, supplies include a floss organizer and needle threader. You can find all of these supplies and more in the Embroidery Supplies section of the store.

Learn to Embroider Resource

If you're a beginner, be sure to visit Sublime Stitching's How to Embroider page for an intro to embroidery and total beginner instructions. It's an excellent resource for anyone just getting started in hand embroidery.

Visit the Embroidery Kits section to see our complete selection of hand embroidery kits for beginners and experienced stitchers. Professionally coordinated designs, materials, and instructions make kits the perfect choice for crafters with limited free time.

Explore creative project kits across a variety of craft categories. Stop by Weekend Kits today and be ready be ready to create something new on your next Weekend at Home!

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