Embroidery Library
Craftstravaganza
Craftstravaganza

NEW THIS WEEK - February 1, 2017

February brings two very special events in the crafty world: It's National Embroidery Month, and it's Embroidery Library's 19th birthday. Join us for a very special month of celebration!

Display your love of crafting with this week's colorful and creative new designs -- sewing machines in a variety of styles, cute crafty animals, lively sayings for creative types, quick-stitching borders of craft supplies, applique sewing machines, and more. Stitch the designs for yourself, and for all the crafty people you know and love.

Discover all these crafty new designs below!

Brighten up your sewing room decor with unique new sewing machine designs.


Let your creativity bloom with this floral sewing machine. Colorful patterns and details make the design an enchanting favorite. Pretty on tote bags, organizers, and more!
 
Available in three sizes:
9.19" x 6.85" and 7.79" x 5.81" and 6.50" x 4.85"


Inspired by rubber stamp and screen print styles, these unique sewing machine designs bring a fresh look to your crafty creations.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
9.53" x 6.86" and 7.81" x 5.62" and 6.75" x 4.86"
  Available in three sizes:
9.76" x 6.89" and 7.78" x 5.49" and 6.85" x 4.84"


Classic Jacobean floral art makes this sewing machine an instant classic. Gorgeous on bags, pillows, and more for your favorite seamstresses!
 
Available in three sizes:
9.70" x 6.89" and 7.78" x 5.53" and 6.83" x 4.86"



Cute 'n' Crafty Laurels

Let these cute critters share in the fun of your favorite crafts! An embroidering elephant, a painting panda, a drawing dog, and more are encircled by pretty laurel wreaths.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.37" and 6.90" x 6.51"
5.84" x 5.51" and 5.15" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.65"
  Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.66" and 7.00" x 6.86"
5.98" x 5.86" and 4.96" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.79"

 
Keep your sewing machine protected when not in use with a unique embroidered cover! Pre-quilted fabric provides cushioning and a perfect place to display your favorite crafty designs, and side ties make it easy to fit any machine.

Check out the written tutorial and a new video to learn how to make your own stylish sewing machine cover!

     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 6.77" and 7.17" x 6.21"
6.36" x 5.51" and 5.61" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.35"
  Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.26" and 6.97" x 6.51"
6.33" x 5.86" and 5.25" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.57"

     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.66" and 7.00" x 6.86"
5.98" x 5.86" and 4.96" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.79"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.64" and 7.03" x 6.89"
5.98" x 5.86" and 4.96" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.79"

 
Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.19" and 7.05" x 6.51" and 5.96" x 5.51" and 5.25" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.58"


Cute 'n' Crafty Laurels Design Pack

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These cute crafty critters are even more fun with friends. Get them all now in a design pack -- regularly priced for $12.97!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add them to your basket:

 

The pack is available in 5 sizes:

XXL - Designs smaller than 7.9" x 7.9"
  XL - Designs smaller than 7" x 11.8"
  Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
 Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
 Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"




Sew Sweet Sayings

Shout your love of crafting from the rooftops ... or your sweatshirt ... or your tote bag ... with lively embroidered sayings! Whether your style is more cute, classic, or quirky, you'll find some new designs here to love. Sew sweet! 
 
Available in four sizes:
7.39" x 6.86" and 6.32" x 5.86" and 5.24" x 4.86" and 3.88" x 3.60"

     
 
Available in three sizes:
6.87" x 7.61" and 5.87" x 6.50" and 4.87" x 5.39"
 
Tote around your favorite crafty sayings wherever you go!
 

 
Available in three sizes:
6.87" x 7.66" and 5.87" x 6.54" and 4.87" x 5.43"

     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.44" x 7.80" and 6.85" x 7.19"
5.85" x 6.14" and 4.85" x 5.09"
3.67" x 3.85"
  Available in three sizes:
6.73" x 7.82" and 5.85" x 6.80" and 4.85" x 5.64"

 
Available in five sizes:
7.86" x 7.59" and 7.10" x 6.86" and 6.07" x 5.86" and 5.03" x 4.86" and 3.87" x 3.73"



Crafty Quick-Stitch Borders

Light on stitches, big on style! For the crafter who likes to try a little bit of everything, this border of craft supplies says it all. 
 
Available in four sizes:
11.75" x 5.11" and 9.40" x 4.09" and 7.80" x 3.39" and 6.85" x 2.98"


Tiny stitched tools all lined up in a row make sweet tributes to quilting and sewing. Stitch these designs just once, or repeat over and over! 
     
 
Available in four sizes:
11.75" x 4.93" and 9.38" x 3.93"
 7.78" x 3.26" and 6.85" x 2.87"
  Available in four sizes:
11.75" x 5.97" and 9.37" x 4.77"
 7.77" x 3.96" and 6.84" x 3.48"


Pencils, paints, and paintbrushes make up an adorably artsy border design. Stitch it on organizers to keep your supplies together and ready to enjoy. 
     
 
Available in four sizes:
11.75" x 6.15" and 9.38" x 4.91"
 7.78" x 4.08" and 6.85" x 3.59"
 
Keep your art supplies organized in sweet and simple style!


You've got the world on a string! Celebrate a love of your favorite yarn crafts with these cute knitting and crocheting borders. Perfect for project totes to take your work on the go. 
     
 
Available in four sizes:
11.73" x 6.43" and 9.38" x 5.15"
7.78" x 4.27" and 6.85" x 3.76"
  Available in four sizes:
11.73" x 6.65" and 9.38" x 5.32"
7.78" x 4.41" and 6.85" x 3.89"



Sewing Machines (Applique)

Dress up these sewing machines in your favorite fabrics! Applique designs in three distinctive styles are lightweight and bold-looking all at the same time. Stitch these lovely designs on throw pillows, sweatshirts, and more sewing-themed creations.

See how to stitch classic applique designs right here
     
 
Available in five sizes:
10.15" x 6.89" and 8.63" x 5.86"
7.80" x 5.29" and 6.87" x 4.66"
3.89" x 2.62"
  Available in five sizes:
10.80" x 6.87" and 9.20" x 5.85"
7.80" x 4.96" and 6.87" x 4.36"
3.89" x 2.46"

 
Available in five sizes:
10.06" x 6.89" and 8.59" x 5.88" and 7.82" x 5.36" and 6.87" x 4.70" and 3.86" x 2.63"



Request of the Week - Bluebird on Antique Pincushion

An ornate Victorian pincushion is the perfect perch for this cheery bluebird. Anna requested a sewing design with birds and flowers that hint at spring. Stitch this colorful and detailed design on throw pillows and wall hangings for your cozy, crafty corner.
 
 
Available in three sizes:
7.58" x 6.90" and 6.40" x 5.83" and 5.33" x 4.85"


The Request of the Week program is one where you can suggest a design for us to draw and digitize. It's
a popular program, and designs are scheduled through 2017. But we still want to read your ideas! Send them to stitch@emblibrary.com for consideration.

To see other designs that have been created by requests, click here.