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Home Sweet Home

NEW THIS WEEK - August 19th, 2009

 

Home Sweet Home

Free Project Instructions!

Make a house a home with decor you've embroidered yourself, perfectly personalized for people of all ages and tastes! These new designs are perfect for dressing up home decor items from bedding to table linens to curtains, pillows, and more.

 

Go retro with a collection of owls, dandelions, and sunflowers in muted teal and brown colors perfect for autumn. Stitch a classic Delftware look on pretty table runners and pillows for the kitchen, living room, and bedroom. One-color elegance is yours with fashionable medallion and damask designs gorgeous on decorative pillows and linens. Go exotic with Asian dragons, cranes, and cherry blossoms. Share bedtime kisses with a set of smoochy pink designs perfect for flirty pillows. And tuck in the kids with a sweet set of designs for tween girls and bugs for curious youngsters!

 

Scroll down to find these creative and inspiring new designs for your home sweet home!

Showcase your mementos
with this pretty-as-a-picture
fabric bulletin board.
Click here for project instructions!


 

 

Whooo Loves Retro


Remember those owls that were everywhere in '60s and '70s decor? This cute retro look gets a fashionable update with muted, contemporary teals and browns. Grandmas and granddaughters alike will love this design, a wise choice to perch on pillows, tote bags, and more!
 

Available in four sizes:
7.84"X7.93" and 5.86"X5.92" and 4.84"X4.88" and 3.83"X3.86"



Fashionable turquoise and tan are on display in this up-to-the-minute dandelion seeds design!
Stitch it on linens, tote bags, sweatshirts and more that all ages will adore.
 

Available in four sizes:
7.83"X10.34" and 6.81"X9.02" and 4.83"X6.41" and 2.90"X3.85"



A classic sunflower border with a retro look blooms in autumn's coolest colors! The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.42"X3.07" and 6.00"X2.23"



Brown and teal swirls repeat on the edge of sheets and pillows for a charming look. The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.39"X1.21" and 5.99"X1.12" and 3.87"X0.50"


A retro sunflower border is perfect for dressing
up bed linens, towels, placemats, and more.
  Tuck these fanciful retro swirls in the
corner of linens around the home.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.22"X4.85" and 3.87"X3.59"

 

Available in two sizes:
5.09"X4.84" and 3.85"X3.66"



A Whooo Loves Retro Value Pack

 

Wise up and stitch these owls, dandelion puffs, sunflowers, and swirls on decor to please all ages! The extra large and large packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $12.97! The medium pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small pack contains 5 designs, priced at only $8.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4


 
Delft Floral Decor II

These Delftware designs are modeled on the Dutch tin-glazed pottery that has been traded and collected around the world for centuries. Bring this lovely look from the Netherlands into your own home with beautiful Delft Blue designs on sheets, curtains, dresser scarves, pillows, and more.
If you're looking for more Delft Blue designs, click here.
 

Available in three sizes:
7.84"X9.72" and 5.86"X7.25" and 4.86"X6.02"



A vase of flowers in beautiful Delftware detail will look lovely on tablecloths, sheets, and even shirts.
 

Available in three sizes:
7.84"X11.22" and 5.87"X8.36" and 4.82"X6.86"



Stitch this rectangular Delftware floral design on its own, or repeat it for a bold border on sheets, tablecloths, curtains, and more. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.40"X4.73" and 5.99"X3.24"



A thinner Delft Blue border lends a dainty look to home decor hemlines. The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.40"X2.38" and 5.98"X1.57" and 3.86"X0.98"


Tuck this floral corner onto
napkins, pillows, and more!
  Let these Delft Blue flowers bloom
on your favorite home decor.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.85"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.85"


A tiny Delftware flower make a perfect
accent on your lovely Dutch linens.
  Let these bold blue flowers bloom
on placemats, linens, and more!

 

Available in one size:
3.36"X3.85"

  Available in one size:
3.85"X3.71"


A Delft Floral Decor II Value Pack

 

Bring the timeless elegance of Delftware pottery into your home with all of these gorgeous designs. The large and medium packs contain 12 designs, priced at only $14.97! The small pack contains 11 designs, priced at only $12.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

 

Fashion Medallions


Like so many of autumn's coolest trends, ornate medallions are timeless, classic, and elegant. You'll see looks like this on fancy pillows, dishes, linens, furniture, and even fashions - but of course, nothing makes a house a home like decor you've stitched yourself!
 

Available in four sizes:
7.84"X7.84" and 5.86"X5.87" and 4.84"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.87"



Open and delicate, this medallion design is a perfect choice for fabrics on the lighter side.
 

Available in four sizes:
7.95"X7.84" and 5.93"X5.86" and 4.92"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.82"



Little medallions repeat in alternating colors, perfect for a lively border on bed or table linens. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.43"X2.41" and 6.00"X1.71"



Small and delicate, this fleur-de-lis border makes a classy accent for fashion and decor hemlines. The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.43"X1.05" and 5.95"X0.93" and 2.95"X0.66"


Complement your ornate medallion
with a delicate scrolling corner.
  This graceful corner is the perfect finishing
touch on your medallion linens!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.87"X4.85" and 3.90"X3.89"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.87"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.85"



A Fashion Medallions Value Pack

 

Get all these medallion designs and stitch creations sure to be admired. The extra large and large packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $12.97! The medium pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small pack contains 5 designs, priced at only $8.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4

You've seen the popular Picture Window Pillow several times in recent months, but we couldn't resist displaying it with these fashionable medallion designs! Decorative pillows using medallions like these are all the rage in stores right now, and the most perfect pillow for your home will be the one you create yourself. It'll make a classy gift that will be treasured for years to come!

Click here for these free project instructions, and for more inspiration, check out Shari's version in the showcase!


 
 
Asia in Bloom

Asian dragons and cherry blossoms make up this stunning panel design. Stitch some Oriental flair on pillows, wall hangings, and more - sure to impress guests and giftees!
 

Available in three sizes:
7.84"X11.45" and 5.86"X8.53" and 4.69"X6.86"



A pair of Asian cranes take flight in this graceful design, stunning in shades of two colors.
 

Available in four sizes:
7.83"X9.30" and 5.85"X6.93" and 4.85"X5.75" and 3.25"X3.86"



Dragons in Asian countries are generally seen as benevolent beings, bringing rain and good fortune. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X4.81" and 6.00"X3.30"



Cherry blossoms are treasured for their beauty and brief life in China and Japan. The 6" size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X2.44" and 6.00"X1.74"
Smallest size also available in a split version with two files both smaller than:
3.86"X1.53"


Let these lovely cherry blossoms bloom
in the corner of napkins, linens, and pillows.
  Let this Asian dragon lurk in the corner
of beautiful, worldly creations!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.85"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.86"



A small, stylized Chinese dragon makes a perfect accent for cultured home decor.
 

Available in one size:
3.86"X3.74"



A Asia in Bloom Value Pack

 

Dragons, cranes, and cherry blossoms are meant to be together in this gorgeous design pack. The large and medium packs contain 11 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small pack contains 10 designs, priced at only $12.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 
Dashing Damask

If you like the damask designs recently released on Embroidery Library, you'll love these new feature, border, and corner designs! Picture them on pillows, sheets, purses and tote bags, table linens, and so much more. With a look that's both timeless and up-to-date, dashing damask will please homemakers and fashionistas of all ages.

(Want more damask? Pick some damask flowers, tame fierce creatures, and dress up in damask fashion. Go wild with a koi fish, peacock, and sparrow, and even wilder with multi-colored damask!)
 

Available in four sizes:
7.84"X8.50" and 5.85"X6.33" and 4.86"X5.25" and 3.55"X3.85"



A crown surrounded by floral paisley, and fleur-de-lis motifs makes up a striking and unique damask design. Repeat it for a rich, classic effect!
 

Available in four sizes:
8.89"X7.84" and 6.62"X5.85" and 5.50"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.40"



Floral and paisley damask makes a bold, luxurious border, repeated along the edge of curtains and bedsheets. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X4.80" and 6.00"X3.33"



This damask border brings a regal touch to your stitching! The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.40"X2.39" and 6.00"X1.70" and 3.85"X0.98"


Let this elegant flower bloom in the
corner of elegant bedroom decor.
  Create an opulent look on linens with
this swirling damask in the corner!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.86"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.85"



A Dashing Damask Value Pack

 

Surround yourself in dashing damask! The extra large and large packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $12.97! The medium pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small pack contains 5 designs, priced at only $8.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4

Nothing livens up an old bedding set like a new duvet cover! Simple to make, this project will bring a fresh look to an existing comforter - personalized with your favorite embroidery designs, of course.

Click here for these free project instructions!


 

 

Fashionably Sweet


Need the perfect thing to stitch for the "tween" girls on your list? Look no further than these playful flowers and stars! They're tons of fun on bedding, pillows, curtains, and bags.
 

Available in four sizes:
7.84"X7.96" and 5.86"X5.93" and 4.86"X4.90" and 3.84"X3.85"



Become a star in her eyes when you stitch these colorful flowers and stars on fashion and decor!
 

Available in four sizes:
8.38"X7.84" and 6.24"X5.85" and 5.16"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.64"



You can't help but smile at this array of sprinkled cupcakes and polka dots, perfect for a repeating border. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.56" and 6.00"X2.49"



Classic argyle gets a youthful update with bright, cheery colors! The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.40"X1.66" and 6.00"X1.33" and 3.85"X1.01"


Sweeten up napkins, pillows, and more
with this cupcake corner design.
  A brightly colored argyle corner with a modern slant lends a fun touch to bed linens!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.10" and 3.68"X3.87"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.89" and 3.82"X3.86"



A Fashionably Sweet Value Pack

 

Stitch something sweet with an irresistible mix of cupcakes, flowers, stars, and argyle! The extra large and large packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $12.97! The medium pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small pack contains 5 designs, priced at only $8.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4

 

 

Goodnight Kiss


Our grandparents' wisdom is still the best around! Stitch this smoochy design on a frilly pillow
as a reminder to always go to bed on happy terms.
 

Available in four sizes:
8.28"X7.84" and 6.17"X5.85" and 5.11"X4.84" and 3.83"X3.63"



Say goodnight to your sweetheart with this flirty design on pillows and more!
 

Available in four sizes:
9.27"X7.84" and 6.94"X5.82" and 5.97"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.20"



Pucker up! Lipstick kisses and hearts make a flirty border for sheets and more. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X2.55" and 6.00"X1.65"



Make bedtime sweeter with a border of kisses on pillowcases and sheets. The medium size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in three sizes:
9.39"X1.43" and 5.97"X1.17" and 3.30"X0.92"



Smooch the corner of pillows with this swirly design!
 

Available in two sizes:
5.12"X4.86" and 3.82"X3.63"



A Goodnight Kiss Value Pack

 

Shower your significant other in goodnight kisses with all these designs. The extra large and large packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97! The medium pack contains 7 designs, priced at only $10.97! The small pack contains 4 designs, priced at only $6.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4

These Goodnight Kiss designs would be perfect on a frilly satin pillow! This fabric is nice and sturdy, but its slipperiness and shininess can make it a challenge to embroider. Learn tips and tricks to make your satin embroidery look its best!

Click here for this free video and written guide!


 

A Bug's-eye View

Goodnight, sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite! Kids will smile over these playful insects on pillows, blankets, and more bedroom decor.
 

Available in three sizes:
7.83"X10.31" and 5.85"X7.69" and 4.85"X6.39"



Ants and a grasshopper play under the night sky in this whimsical design. Make kids snug as a bug in a rug when you stitch it on blankets, pillows, and more!
 

Available in three sizes:
7.83"X8.98" and 5.87"X6.69" and 4.87"X5.55"



A dragonfly flits across the night sky in this design, perfect as a repeated border along sheets and curtains. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X4.74" and 5.99"X3.17"



A ladybug, and, and mushroom line up along this wild and colorful border. The 6" size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X2.40" and 5.98"X1.70"
Smallest size also available in a split version with two files both smaller than:
3.55"X1.38"


Let this colorful green grasshopper chirp
in the corner of pillows and more!
  This dragonfly likes to swoop into the corner
of bed linens for an extra playful touch!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.87"

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X5.06" and 3.70"X3.87"


A single dragonfly makes a perfect
accent for pajamas and pillows.
  Kids will go wild over this friendly-looking ant!

 

Available in one size:
3.23"X3.70"

  Available in one size:
2.64"X2.38"


A Bug's-eye View Value Pack

 

Stitch kids' bedroom decor that's cute as a bug's ear! The large and medium packs contain 12 designs, priced at only $14.97! The small pack contains 11 designs, priced at only $12.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

All designs smaller than 7.9 x 14

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

 

Giddyup! The Tweets explore the Wild West in this playful design, from their belt buckles to their ten-gallon hats. Stitch this design on tote bags, sweatshirts, and more for your own favorite cowpokes.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.97"X9.42" and 3.62"X6.87"



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