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Country Kitchen
Country Kitchen

NEW THIS WEEK - February 17, 2016

Take a step into our country kitchen! New designs are filled with the styles and charm of classic country motifs, including barn stars and berries, roosters and hens, garden herbs, and more.

Stitch an heirloom applique barnyard animal on a placemat or apron, or add a sweet country saying to a dish towel. Plus, these cute and cozy designs are terrific on pillows, wall hangings, and other home decor items, too.

Scroll down the page to see these charming country designs.
 
Create a country look in your home with this week's new designs!



Rooster and Hen Wreaths

Grapevine hearts adorned with daisies encircle the sweet rooster and hen in these adorable designs. The too-cute country couple are fabulous stitched as a pair in any home!
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.19" x 6.90" and 6.10" x 5.85"
5.06" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.70"
  Available in four sizes:
7.02" x 6.90" and 5.96" x 5.86"
4.94" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.80"



Barn Stars and Berries

Bright blue stars and pip berries are iconic country motifs, and this wreath is a gorgeous way to add them to your home! Stitch it on pillows, placemats, wall hangings, and more!
Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.77" and 6.89" x 6.87"
5.88" x 5.86" and 4.86" x 4.84"
3.89" x 3.88"


A coordinating border is a fabulous compliment to the wreath above. These barn stars and berries designs are delightful on a set of table linens. Or, think outside the kitchen and add to pillowcases, towels, and more.
Available in five sizes:
11.72" x 3.89" and 9.38" x 3.11"
7.79" x 2.59" and 6.00" x 2.17"
3.88" x 1.32"


A corner and a star accessory finish off this set of cozy, country designs. Stitch to highlight a napkin, a pocket, or alongside the border and wreath.
 
 
Available in three sizes:
5.81" x 5.82" and 4.80" x 4.81" and 3.89" x 3.90"
  Available in one size:
3.36" x 3.50"


Barn Stars and Berries Design Pack

A Barn Stars and Berries Design Pack


Add country charm to pillows, wall hangings, quilts, and more with these eye-catching designs.

You can purchase the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get all the designs in a pack, on sale now!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, sizes, and prices:

 

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"




Culinary Herb Sketches

Add a tasty accent to tea towels, wall hangings, and aprons with light, sketch-style herb designs! The fabulous herb motifs will get you inspired to start cooking!
   
 
Available in three sizes:
5.88" x 8.89" and 4.53" x 6.84" and 2.55" x 3.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.61" x 9.41" and 4.09" x 6.86" and 2.30" x 3.86"

 
 

These gorgeous herb sketches pop against black towels, but are just as eye-catching on other colors, as well.

Here we've stitched the oregano design on a classic white towel. Perfect for traditional kitchen decor!
 
 
     


Each of the designs features a sketch of the herbs with its name stitched below. Find black dish towels at stores like Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, or TJ Maxx, or online sources such as Amazon.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
5.12" x 9.41" and 3.73" x 6.86" and 2.24" x 3.90"
  Available in three sizes:
5.11" x 9.40" and 3.73" x 6.86" and 2.10" x 3.85"


Pick your favorite culinary herb to stitch, or embroider them all on a set of dish towels, wall hangings, or framed pieces. Plus, they each use only one color and light stitches, making them a quick-stitch option for your kitchen.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
5.34" x 9.41" and 3.91" x 6.88" and 2.19" x 3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.70" x 9.41" and 4.16" x 6.87" and 2.34" x 3.86"

 
Culinary Herb Sketches Design Pack

A Culinary Herb Sketches Design Pack


Order these sketch-style designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all of the designs! Three sizes are available to suit any project.

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, sizes, and prices:

 

The pack is available in 3 sizes:

 Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x10"
Md - Designs smaller than 5" x7"
Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x4"




Country Kitchen Sayings and Samplers

Celebrate your country roots with a series of warm and welcoming quotes and sayings! Add them to dish towels and aprons, or use outside of the kitchen on wall hangings, pillows, and more.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
6.85" x 9.21" and 5.81" x 7.81" and 4.85" x 6.53"
  Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 9.03" and 5.86" x 7.73"
4.86" x 6.41" and 2.93" x 3.87"


These charming samplers give a fresh appeal to your kitchen decor, whether embroidered on a tea towel or hung on a wall. The eye-catching accents, and sweet sentiments are terrific for any kitchen space.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
6.85" x 9.25" and 5.77" x 7.80" and 4.85" x 6.55"
  Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 9.53" and 5.62" x 7.82"
4.85" x 6.75" and 2.77" x 3.87"


Stitch heartfelt words with these "I Love You Like Biscuits and Gravy" and "Sweet Tea and Jesus" designs. The details featuring open spaces and light stitches, and are best stitched on neutral, low-nap fabrics.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 8.59" and 5.85" x 7.34"
4.84" x 6.08" and 3.07" x 3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 8.21" and 5.85" x 7.01"
4.85" x 5.81" and 3.22" x 3.86"



Rooster and Hen Signs

Decorate your kitchen with a cozy, classic flair! These fabulous rooster and hen features are terrific additions to wall hangings, framed pieces, and more. Plus, they're brilliant for showing off your country style!
   
 
Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 9.70" and 5.54" x 7.80" and 4.88" x 6.87"
  Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 9.77" and 5.50" x 7.79" and 4.86" x 6.88"



Charming Country Animals (Heirloom Applique)

Pretty patterned fabric and a sweet heirloom stitch finish give these applique barnyard animals classic country style. Here, a rooster and hen pair sit amongst flowers. Terrific on any kitchen project!
   
 
Available in three sizes:
8.82" x 5.85" and 6.82" x 4.52" and 3.86" x 2.56"
  Available in three sizes:
8.21" x 5.28" and 6.34" x 4.08" and 3.58" x 2.31"

 
 

Add the applique designs to a wide variety of kitchen projects, such as placemats, towels, aprons, and more.

Pick a few of your favorite barnyard animals for a project, or stitch them all for a matching set.
 
 
     


These cute and charming critters will add a homespun touch to your decor. The designs have been modeled after the classic primitive style, and are wonderful on trivets, oven mitts, and mug rugs, too.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
8.30" x 4.84" and 6.87" x 4.00" and 3.86" x 2.26"
  Available in three sizes:
8.26" x 5.85" and 6.83" x 4.84" and 3.86" x 2.73"


A sweet sheep and goose finish off this group of country animals. Get helpful tips and tricks for embroidering multi-piece heirloom applique in this free tutorial or in this video.
   
 
Available in three sizes:
8.29" x 5.86" and 6.86" x 4.84" and 3.86" x 2.73"
  Available in three sizes:
8.30" x 5.49" and 6.86" x 4.54" and 3.86" x 2.56"


Charming Country Animals (Heirloom Applique) Design Pack

A Charming Country Animals (Heirloom Applique) Design Pack


Order these elegant designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all of the designs! Four sizes are available to suit any project.

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, sizes, and prices:

 

The pack is available in 3 sizes:

 Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
Md - Designs smaller than 5" x7"
Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x4"




Edgy Applique
 

Add unique style to kitchen towels with new edgy applique designs! Border and corner designs have been created to hang off the edge of your towels for a creative and eye-catching look.

Find out more about this new embroidery technique in this project tutorial.

Available in two sizes:
9.04" x 4.34" and 6.04" x 2.91"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.90" and 3.89" x 3.90"
  Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.90" and 3.89" x 3.90"


These edgy applique designs feature the fun fabrics and embroidery style of regular applique, simply hanging over the edge of your fabric instead of stitched entirely on your project. Here a country star and berries design adds a rustic edge to any towel.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.03" x 4.41" and 6.05" x 2.96"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.90" x 4.90" and 3.88" x 3.88"
  Available in two sizes:
4.90" x 4.90" and 3.88" x 3.88"


The designs are available in a border and two corners (one for the right and one for the left). Stitch them to a tea towel to decorate your kitchen space!

Learn more about edgy applique in this project tutorial.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.04" x 4.22" and 6.06" x 2.84"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.89" and 3.87" x 3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.89" and 3.87" x 3.87"


Whether you're looking for a classic country design (like the chicken and stars above), or a more neutral option (like this strawberry motif), these dish towel designs are fabulous additions to any kitchen decor. We find found these towels at Target; other sources include Bed Bath & Beyond, Home Goods, TJ Maxx, or Amazon.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.02" x 3.96" and 6.06" x 2.67"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.87" and 3.89" x 3.88"
  Available in two sizes:
4.89" x 4.87" and 3.89" x 3.88"


A lovely tulip gives this edgy applique design sweet, springtime appeal. Get our step-by-step instructions for embroidering these designs in this project tutorial.
Available in two sizes:
9.03" x 3.63" and 6.04" x 2.43"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.87"


A country flower rounds out this collection of edgy applique designs. Pick your favorite for your kitchen, or whip up several to give as gifts to friends and family.
Available in two sizes:
9.03" x 4.11" and 6.04" x 2.76"

   
 
Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 4.85" and 3.89" x 3.89"
  Available in two sizes:
4.86" x 4.85" and 3.89" x 3.89"



Request of the Week: Flemish Giant Rabbit Sketch

Collette and her husband show rabbits, and she was looking for a Flemish Giant Rabbit design for her show apron. Thanks for the suggestion, Collette! Here the rabbit is shown in four poses in the classic sketch-style of design.
Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 7.76" and 5.85" x 6.58" and 4.85" x 5.46"