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NEW THIS WEEK - April 9th, 2014


Come to the country garden! New designs are filled with color and charm, featuring cheerful samplers, delightful seed packet designs with coordinating floral borders, and cozy country garden squares.

A rain boot bouquet and a bathtub garden are just right for adding homespun floral flair to wall hangings, pillow covers, and framed embroidery.

Plant fabulous spring projects with designs celebrating all the best a country garden has to offer.

Get them today and stitch your own garden paradise!
 

A charming garden apron has fresh style and charm to spare. Click here for free project instructions!

Sweet Garden Stitches

Sweet Garden Stitches blossom with sweet sayings. Flowers bloom and birds chirp in delightful designs for towels, tote bags, quilts, wall hangings, framed embroidery, and more. "Home Tweet Home" and "Scatter Seeds of Kindness" are perfect sentiments for lovely gifts and enchanting home decor!
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.07" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 6.46" and 4.81" x 5.31" and 3.49" x 3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
5.86" x 8.90" and 5.13" x 7.80" and 4.48" x 6.80" and 2.53" x 3.85"


Stitch heartfelt words with "Plant happiness" and "You are my sunshine" samplers. These good-natured designs are as pleasing to the eye as they are inspiring to the soul!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.81" and 6.52" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 2.87"
  Available in three sizes:
7.52" x 5.85" and 6.31" x 4.85" and 3.85" x 2.97"


Gardeners and flower-lovers will adore a "Flowers feed the soul" sampler on aprons and towels, while "Every birdie welcome" is fun on spring wall hangings and garden flags.
     
 
Available in three sizes:
7.80" x 5.80" and 6.54" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 2.87"
  Available in four sizes:
8.41" x 5.86" and 7.80" x 5.44" and 6.82" x 4.76" and 3.85" x 2.69"


Dress up indoor spaces with garden-fresh designs, reminding all of us to "Stop and smell the flowers" and take a few moments to enjoy the "Garden sweet garden."
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.71" and 5.93" x 5.85" and 4.87" x 4.80" and 3.86" x 3.80"
  Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 6.71" and 6.81" x 5.86" and 5.65" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.32"


"All things grow with love" states this cute and cozy sampler. Plant this sweet design on towels, wall hangings, pillow covers, and quilts for a splendid and heartfelt embellishment.
 
Available in four sizes:
8.37" x 5.86" and 7.80" x 5.46" and 6.82" x 4.78" and 3.86" x 2.70"


Sweet Garden Stitches Design Packs

Let your creativity blossom and bloom with Sweet Garden Stitches! Designs feature inspiring sentiments paired with garden motifs and are perfect for planting a little love this spring!
 

Sweet Garden Stitches Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 9 designs, priced at only $14.97! Five sizes are available to suit any project.

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


The pack is available in 5 sizes:

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



April showers bring May flowers! Stitch a fun yet elegant look with cheerful daffodil, iris, and daisy blossoms overflowing a classic bright yellow rain boot.
 
Available in four sizes:
6.88" x 10.30" and 5.82" x 8.77" and 5.21" x 7.81" and 4.55" x 6.88"


Country Charm Seed Packets & Borders

Country Charm Seek Packets resemble the seed packets full of hope and promise that gardeners can't wait to open and sprinkle into fresh dirt every spring. Daisies, poppies, pansies, and more are ready to bloom with charm and cheer on your projects! Pair with the coordinating floral borders to add garden charisma anywhere you stitch them.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.72" and 6.18" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.39" and 4.84" x 6.12" and 3.04" x 3.87"


Graceful flowers bloom in delicate borders just right for pairing with the coordinating seed packets, and for planting individually, too. Run sweet and simple borders along placemats and napkins, towels, and shirt fronts for a very smart spring look.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.64" and 9.40" x 3.71" and 7.80" x 3.08" and 6.00" x 2.56" and 3.85" x 1.53"


Coneflower, also known as Echinacea, are hardy perennials for the garden, blooming with color year after year. Add their floral artistry to towels, table linens, quilts, and wall hangings.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.68" and 6.20" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.36" and 4.84" x 6.10" and 3.05" x 3.85"


Stitch a splash of color onto shirts and skirts with a cute coneflower design.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.65" and 9.40" x 3.72" and 7.80" x 3.09" and 6.00" x 2.58" and 3.85" x 1.53" 


Columbine seeds will sprout with fresh style and unique appeal on pillow shams, table toppers, quilts, and wall hangings. They're also light and lovely on shirts.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.70" and 6.18" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.37" and 4.86" x 6.12" and 3.05" x 3.84"


An airy columbine border is delightful on spring towels, tote bags, and table linens.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.59" and 9.40" x 3.67" and 7.80" x 3.05" and 5.99" x 2.55" and 3.85" x 1.50"  


Back-Eyed Susans are famous for their rustic look -- stitch their country charm onto your next embroidery project!
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.70" and 6.20" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.38" and 4.86" x 6.11" and 3.06" x 3.86"


Black-Eyed Susan are always popular choices in the garden. Plant these cheerful blossoms onto your spring decor and apparel for a little touch of sunshine.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.61" and 9.40" x 3.69" and 7.80" x 3.06" and 5.99" x 2.54" and 3.85" x 1.51"   


Poppies are a wildflower, and bring vibrant color to tote bags, garden aprons, towels, and more.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.74" and 6.17" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.41" and 4.86" x 6.15" and 3.02" x 3.85"


Poppies prefer sunny and dry conditions, but these bright poppies will thrive anywhere you stitch them!
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.55" and 9.40" x 3.64" and 7.80" x 3.03" and 5.99" x 2.53" and 3.85" x 1.50"    


Add bold floral flair to pillow covers and wall hangings with a fresh packet of sunflower seeds.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.71" and 6.18" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.39" and 4.86" x 6.13" and 3.05" x 3.85"
 


Nothing says summer like sunflowers, with their showy golden flowers - perfect for summer towels and linens!
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.54" and 9.40" x 3.63" and 7.80" x 3.01" and 5.99" x 2.49" and 3.85" x 1.50"    


Plant seeds, add a little love and sunshine, and watch beautiful embroidery projects grow!
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.70" and 6.18" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.38" and 4.86" x 6.12" and 3.05" x 3.86"
 


Liven up table linens, kitchen towels, and trivets with a bouquet of heart-shaped pansies.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.55" and 9.40" x 3.64" and 7.80" x 3.02" and 5.99" x 2.58" and 3.85" x 1.50"     


The red and bright-pink varieties of zinnias are especially attractive to butterflies, and bloom from mid-summer to first frost. The flowers on this seed packet will bloom all year long!
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.83" and 6.10" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.49" and 4.86" x 6.22" and 3.01" x 3.86" 
 


Zinnias are easy to grow and to stitch, and add cheerful color to shirts, quilts, and more.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.67" and 9.40" x 3.74" and 7.80" x 3.11" and 5.99" x 2.57" and 3.85" x 1.54"     


Stitch a fresh touch onto towels, table linens, and tote bags with a packet of lavender seeds.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 8.77" and 6.14" x 7.80" and 5.85" x 7.44" and 4.86" x 6.17" and 3.02" x 3.85" 
 


Tints of violet make lavender a lovely addition to home decor projects and apparel.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.50" and 9.40" x 3.60" and 7.80" x 2.98" and 5.99" x 2.47" and 3.85" x 1.47"      


Country Charm Seed Packets and Floral Borders Design Packs


Bring country charm to your embroidery projects with fresh seed packets and delightful floral borders! Flowers bloom inside delicate frames and in graceful borders in unique designs for seasonal projects. Design packs below include either seed packet designs or floral border designs - get one of each for fabulous project possibilities!

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 9 designs, priced at only $14.97! Five sizes are available to suit any project. Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.
 

Country Charm Seed Packets 

 

Country Charm Floral Borders 

Country Charm Seed Packets Design Packs

 

Country Charm Floral Borders Design Packs

 


Cozy Country Garden Squares

Cozy Country Garden Squares are ideal for adding a homespun touch of spring to gardening aprons, tote bags, pillow covers, wall hangings, quilts, and more. Budding branches and happy hearts frame cheerful birds, flowers, butterflies, and even a smiling snail.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.83" x 5.81" and 4.88" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.85"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.86" and 4.81" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 3.85"


Add a cozy touch to home decor with a basket of gardening tools and a snug beehive.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.86" and 4.81" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 3.85"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.86" and 4.81" x 4.79" and 3.86" x 3.85"


A hummingbird flutters its wings in search of tasty nectar, and two birds make a splash in a birdbath in delightful country garden scenes. Square shapes are just right for tote bags, trivets, placemats, and pillow covers.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.86" and 4.81" x 4.79" and 3.81" x 3.80"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.76" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.85" and 4.87" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.84"


Cozy Country Garden Squares Design Packs

Bring a breeze of fresh country air to your stitching with the Cozy Country Garden Squares. Spring motifs inside homespun frames add warmth and good spirit to quilts, wall hangings, pillow covers, tote bags, and more!
 

Cozy Country Garden Squares Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Five sizes are available to suit any project.

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack 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"



Brilliant flowers burst from an antique claw foot bathtub in an exciting design for spring projects. Brighten the powder room by planting this unique composition onto towels and framed embroidery. A fresh take on floral bouquets is also eye-catching on a wall hanging for an entry way, a pillow cover for a screen porch, and a new seasonal tote bag.
 
Available in three sizes:
8.90" x 6.89" and 7.55" x 5.84" and 6.28" x 4.86"


Special Request of the Week

We are always inspired by the excellent suggestions we receive from stitchers all over the world. Each week this space is reserved for one customer's request. Dana requested dragonflies in the same gorgeous style as the Fluttering Filigree butterflies, and it was such a great idea, we wondered why we hadn't thought of it! Dragonflies buzz and fly among flowers in exquisite designs for spring and summer projects. Thanks for the fabulous suggestion, Dana!
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 7.77" and 6.93" x 6.90" and 5.88" x 5.86" and 4.83" x 4.81"


A dragonfly takes flight in a dazzling design, with dancing stars and fancy filigree just right for adding exuberant spirit to home decor and apparel.
 
Available in three sizes:
6.90" x 8.85" and 5.86" x 7.52" and 4.86" x 6.23"


Symmetrical and stylish sprays are versatile shapes for many projects. Dress up shirt fronts, tote bags, pillow covers, wall hangings, and more with a delightful dragonfly design.
 
Available in four sizes:
11.71" x 4.79" and 9.41" x 3.85" and 7.81" x 3.20" and 6.82" x 2.79"


A dragonfly border is alive with energy and movement. Bring an elegant and dynamic look to tablecloths, table runners, placemats, and cloth napkins.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.71" x 3.77" and 9.41" x 3.03" and 7.81" x 2.52" and 5.99" x 2.16" and 3.87" x 1.26"


These designs are perfect for a wide variety of fabrics. Dragonflies flutter with style onto lighter fabrics like Jersey knit, flour sack towels, quilter's cotton, and muslin, as well as more heavy weight fabrics like terrycloth, canvas, and outdoor fabrics.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.84" x 5.86" and 4.85" x 4.86" and 3.85" x 3.86"


Fluttering Filigree Dragonflies Design Packs

Fluttering Filigree Dragonflies are vibrant and graceful additions to towels, linens, pillow covers, tote bags, and more. Get the design pack for excellent project versatility - and the best price!
 

Fluttering Filigree Dragonflies Design Packs

The designs are sold singly (use the links above), or get several in a pack! Four sizes are available to suit any project. Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 4 sizes:

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



Want to see more? Click here to see designs released in previous weeks!