Embroidery Library
Autumn Garden

NEW THIS WEEK - September 14th, 2011
 

Autumn Garden
 

Free Project Instructions!

Summer flowers may be finished blooming but the autumn garden still holds many visual delights, as the richly detailed garden scenes below illustrate.

Migrating birds, changing leaves, and the fall harvest all signal the changing of the seasons. Colorful designs add beautiful fall fashion to tote bags, table runners, towels, and sweatshirts.

You will find an exciting new style of design inspired by woodcut carvings. Stitch these rustic symbols of fall, birds bearing autumn flowers, and geometrically patterned leaves to bring the beauty of nature's autumn palette into your home!

Fall fashion meets function with this bright and beautiful scarf. Click here
for free project instructions!


Autumn Garden Scenes


The gorgeous color and amazing detail of this design make it seem possible to step in and enjoy the natural beauty of this autumn garden. The forest has lost most of its leaves while the tree in the foreground still hangs onto its blaze of glory. Enjoy this tranquil scene as the squirrels scurry through the late-blooming flowers to collect acorns for the long winter ahead.

 

Available in three sizes:
9.80"X6.99" and 8.19"X5.86" and 6.86"X4.89"



Autumn can be a season of reflection and reminiscence, and this gorgeous setting with its wishing well and stepping stones fits that mood well. The geese are migrating to warmer climes, and this lone straggler is getting ready to join them. The beautiful details and rich colors of this design would make a striking wall hanging or pillow cover.

 

Available in three sizes:
9.95"X6.98" and 8.36"X5.86" and 6.86"X4.81"


 


Festival of Fall


Brilliant russets, deep browns, and bright golds signal autumn while the solid colors and sleek satin stitches of this next group of designs are reminiscent of woodcut carvings. The square block around the first letter of each word creates a striking combination of letters and pictures. Add these robust apples to a kitchen towel or table linens to enjoy this bounty year-round.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.60" and 6.01"X5.85" and 4.98"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.74"



Pears have been cultivated for centuries in cool temperate climes. As the temperatures cool in your part of the world, add this lovely design to a sweatshirt or quilt for a cozy nod to this fruit of fall.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.56" and 6.01"X5.82" and 5.01"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.75"



When winter winds blow, the wheat is harvested and safely stored. Bring this handsome wheat design into your home before the snow flies! It is perfect for a placemat or table runner under your fall harvest.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.56" and 6.00"X5.82" and 4.96"X4.82" and 3.86"X3.76"



These russet and brown leaves are drifting right out of their frame and look lovely falling in your home. Combine these emblems of autumn with the other fall woodcut designs for a vibrant wall hanging or table runner.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.57" and 6.05"X5.87" and 4.98"X4.83" and 3.86"X3.75"



Many summer flowers are past their prime, but these beautiful sunflowers will brighten your dining room on napkins or placemats all year long.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.56" and 6.01"X5.82" and 5.01"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.75"



Chrysanthemums bloom right through the chill of autumn. Add seasonal flair to a book bag or towel with these gorgeous fall flowers.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.57" and 6.05"X5.87" and 4.96"X4.81" and 3.86"X3.75"



The deep purple of these grapes really pops against the vibrant greens and rustic browns of this design. Framed by the curving vine, these grapes would look lovely on napkins or placemats.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.56" and 6.00"X5.82" and 4.96"X4.82" and 3.86"X3.76"



No festival of fall is complete without pumpkins! Put this pumpkin patch together with other designs--leaves, chrysanthemum or pear, for example--to make a lovely wall hanging.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.62" and 5.95"X5.82" and 4.96"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.80"



Persimmons: their botanical name, diospyros, is Greek for "Food of the Gods." Stitch these plump persimmons for a divine addition to any home decor project.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.62" and 5.95"X5.82" and 4.96"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.80"



Festival of Fall Design Packs
 


Harvest these unique woodcut carving style designs! Stitch these gorgeous depictions of the fruit, flowers and leaves of autumn on tote bags, pillow shams, towels or table runners.

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 9 designs, priced at only $14.97! 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 7.9"x7.9"
**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"



Autumn Flowers in Flight


The summer days fly by, and these gorgeous birds herald the coming of fall with autumn-hued flowers and leaves in their beaks. You will also find bird-only designs to make a wonderful accent and accessory for seasonal or year-round projects. The chickadee and the cardinal below look stunning either way!

Feather your nest for every season -- click here for flowers and click here for snowflakes!
     

 

Available in two sizes:
5.41"X5.43" and 4.46"X4.49"

Bird Only:
4.12"X2.00" and 3.13"X1.52"

  Available in two sizes:
7.51"X5.86" and 6.22"X4.85"

Bird Only:
4.86"X5.09" and 3.69"X3.88"


The brilliant color of the scarlet tanager and the subtle tones of the cedar waxwing bring beauty and style to any project!
     

 

Available in two sizes:
5.44"X4.74" and 4.50"X3.91"

Bird Only:
3.93"X2.99" and 2.99"X2.27"

  Available in two sizes:
5.73"X5.57" and 4.73"X4.60"

Bird Only:
4.98"X3.92" and 3.79"X2.99"


The indigo bunting prefers sparsely populated areas, so seeing one of these birds at your feeder is a treat. Capture their beautiful jeweled tones on a towel or tote bag! On the right, the blue jay is known as a highly intelligent bird. Add this smart design to a pillow or apron!
     

 

Available in two sizes:
4.89"X5.17" and 4.04"X4.27"

Bird Only:
3.31"X2.37" and 2.52"X1.80"

  Available in two sizes:
6.30"X5.86" and 5.26"X4.89"

Bird Only:
6.05"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.09"


Autumn Flowers in Flight Design Packs
 


Invite these stunning birds to wing their way into your home and to fly onto towels, totes, and more! Bring the beauty of fall feathers and flowers to your garments and home decor today.

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 12 designs at an even deeper discount, for only $14.97! Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.
 

The pack is available in 2 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 5"x7"



Naturally Autumn Forest


This forest of brightly colored leaves with unique abstract shapes bring a fresh new look to one of the oldest symbols of fall. Stitch them on a table runner or the hem of a skirt to add elegant and contemporary fall fashion!

 

Available in three sizes:
11.79"X3.45" and 9.40"X2.74" and 6.86"X2.00"



Once the leaves start changing colors, it's only a matter of moments before they float and flutter away on the cool autumn breeze. Let this snazzy trio of color land on your favorite sweatshirt or book bag!

 

Available in three sizes:
7.25"X5.83" and 6.03"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.11"



Leaves come in all shapes and sizes, and the beautiful patterns on these leaves add even more visual interest. Traditional autumn colors create a striking contrast to the beautiful shapes inside the leaves. Stitch these on a sweatshirt or jacket for a gorgeous complement to your warm weather wear!

 

Available in three sizes:
7.43"X5.82" and 6.20"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.01"



When the conditions are just right, nature's palette can be truly breathtaking in the color of the changing leaves. Capture some of that glorious color with this beautiful design!

 

Available in three sizes:
7.73"X5.81" and 6.40"X4.80" and 3.87"X2.89"



Naturally Autumn Leaf Medallions


Scientists say you can see a whole world in a single drop of water; these designs capture a world of autumn beauty and magic in a single leaf. Set against a wood-grain backdrop, the rich color is enhanced and the beautiful patterns on the leaf thrown into high relief. A leaf without the background makes for a brilliant spot of color on a scarf or pocket!
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.81" and 5.90"X5.88" and 4.88"X4.86" and 3.88"X3.87"

  Available in two sizes:
4.10"X5.00" and 2.26"X2.75"


Chlorophyll gives leaves their basic green color. The cross-hatching on these leaves gives them an amazingly fresh look. Stitch one of these for a bit of green to last all winter.
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.82"X7.79" and 5.87"X5.85" and 4.87"X4.86" and 3.88"X3.87"

  Available in two sizes:
2.07"X5.25" and 1.29"X3.25"


The leaves within these leaves create an effect that is simply stunning. Add a touch of autumn elegance to any home decor with these unique designs.
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.78" and 5.88"X5.90" and 4.87"X4.88" and 3.88"X3.89"

  Available in two sizes:
4.48"X5.01" and 2.70"X3.00"


The elaborate prints and patterns of nature get a boost from these elegant patterned beauties! This fern, with its bright and bold argyle print, contrasts beautifully with the wood grain background.
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.83"X7.81" and 5.88"X5.86" and 4.89"X4.87" and 3.88"X3.87"

  Available in two sizes:
3.80"X5.00" and 2.29"X3.00"


Falling leaves replenish the soil with nutrients. Stitch these beautifully colored and uniquely detailed leaves to rejuvenate your fall collection!
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.79" and 5.87"X5.86" and 4.87"X4.86" and 3.88"X3.85"

  Available in two sizes:
2.62"X5.01" and 1.58"X3.01"


The square geometric shapes inside these leaves are in bold contrast to the traditional leaf shape. Add to napkins or aprons for a fresh new take on autumn.
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.77"X7.78" and 5.88"X5.90" and 4.87"X4.88" and 3.88"X3.89"

  Available in two sizes:
4.09"X5.00" and 2.46"X3.00"


Sometimes nature can be improved on, as these boldly patterned leaves prove! Spread them across a placemat or pillow sham.
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.80" and 5.83"X5.85" and 4.82"X4.83" and 3.82"X3.85"

  Available in two sizes:
4.49"X5.00" and 2.70"X3.00"


Combine these geometrically patterned beauties with some of the other Naturally Autumn leaves for a stunning table runner or placemat!
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.79" and 5.85"X5.86" and 4.85"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.84"

  Available in two sizes:
3.01"X5.00" and 1.81"X3.00"


The dark green of leafy trees at the end of summer is fabulously represented by the beautiful deep green pattern on these leaves. Add to napkins for a rich table setting!
     

 

Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.78" and 5.88"X5.89" and 4.87"X4.88" and 3.88"X3.89"

  Available in two sizes:
3.83"X5.00" and 2.31"X3.01"


Naturally Autumn Design Packs
 

Create your own beautiful embroidered leaf forest! Add the color and magnificence of autumn to your favorite fall wear and home decor projects. The above designs can be ordered individually for by clicking the links above, or buy them all in a design pack for an even greater discount.

The XL, large, and medium packs contain 27 designs, priced at only $29.97.
The small pack contains 18 designs, priced at only $19.97.

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

The pack is available in 4 sizes:

**XL - Designs smaller than 7.9"x7.9"
**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"


 



It's crafty and collectible! 2011 is a year to celebrate crafting and all the joy that it brings to our lives. To celebrate our love of sewing and embroidery, a new Crafty Collectibles design will be offered each Wednesday in 2011.
 

This week's Crafty Collectible is: Patchwork Autumn Leaves


The patchwork patterns really distinguish these earthy leaves from the crowd! A mix of traditional fall colors and pastel tones also set these symbols of autumn apart. Add a colorful dash of patchwork playfulness to your fall with this design!
 

Available in two sizes:
5.38"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.50"



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