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Fall Fashions
Fall Fashions

NEW THIS WEEK - September 16, 2015


The leaves are just beginning to turn, the weather is starting to get cooler...it's almost time for fall! Gear up for the season with all new autumn fashion designs.

Each of these new designs embraces autumn's natural beauty and is fabulous for adding fall flair to your style! New watercolor trios and adorable autumn animals are perfect for adding to sweatshirts, while stunning inky leaves are great on pashminas and ponchos. Add a fashion dress form to your next embroidery project, or spice up a pair of jeans with new fall foliage designs. The opportunities are endless!

Scroll down to see these chic new designs!
 

Create a fabulous fall tote with faux-leather, plaid fabric, and stunning embroidery!


Gorgeous watercolor flowers are a fabulous addition to warm and cozy sweatshirts, tote bags, and jacket backs. The stitches in this embroidery design mimic the colors and brushstrokes of a classic watercolor painting.
 
Available in four sizes:
10.79" x 6.88" and 9.16" x 5.86" and 7.78" x 4.96" and 6.86" x 4.36"


Watercolor is a particularly beautiful way to depict the changing colors of falling autumn leaves. The varying shades of reds, yellows, oranges, and purples make this fall leaf trio shine.
 
Available in four sizes:
10.98" x 6.05" and 9.38" x 5.18" and 7.78" x 4.29" and 6.85" x 3.77"


A trio of autumn pumpkins is fabulous for showing fall flair on apparel, tote bags, and more! The classic greens, oranges, and yellows associated with the fall squash are even more beautiful when stitched in the watercolor style.
 
Available in four sizes:
10.99" x 5.71" and 9.39" x 4.88" and 7.80" x 4.06" and 6.86" x 3.56"


A beautiful bounty of autumn foliage easily transform into a pair of gorgeous fall wreaths in these embroidery designs. Add autumn elegance to pillows, quilt squares, wall hangings, totes, towels, and more.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.57" and 7.10" x 6.88"
6.07" x 5.88" and 5.04" x 4.88"
3.89" x 3.77"
  Available in five sizes:
7.67" x 7.77" and 6.90" x 6.99"
5.87" x 5.95" and 4.87" x 4.94"
3.81" x 3.86"


Use this lovely design to complement the wreaths shown above. The use of symmetry and color is a fabulous way to showcase the natural beauty found as the weather starts to cool.
 
Available in four sizes:
9.44" x 6.90" and 7.80" x 5.70" and 6.65" x 4.87" and 3.89" x 2.85"


A spray of flowers, leaves, and cattails is terrific for highlighting a pair of jeans, a shirt, or a jacket. The beautiful fall design adds an elegant touch to apparel and other embroidery projects.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
6.89" x 10.29" and 5.86" x 8.75"
 5.21" x 7.78" and 4.58" x 6.85"
3.03" x 3.85"
 
Get more information on stitching with denim from our project instructions
or from our new video!



Fall Filigree Animals


An adorable autumn fox is a too-cute design for children's items, sweatshirts, fleece, and other fall projects. The bright colors, mushroom accents, and filigree swirls give this fox tons of fun flair.
 
Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 4.73" and 9.41" x 4.05" and 7.81" x 3.36" and 6.86" x 2.95"


A wide-eyed owl perches amongst the changing leaves in this fall filigree design. Add him to a warm and cozy sweatshirt front for a stylish update.
 
Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 4.40" and 9.40" x 3.77" and 7.80" x 3.13" and 6.85" x 2.75"

 
 

Each of these autumn animals are created in a size and shape that is perfect for adding to shirtfronts (plus they're full of too-cute fall flair). Get more information for stitching on t-shirt fabrics here.
 
 


Black-eyed susans, fall leaves, and a charming birdie give this filigree design lots of chic, cheerful appeal. The bright colors and blooming flowers add a sunny, uplifting look to fall apparel.
 
Available in four sizes:
10.99" x 4.32" and 9.39" x 3.69" and 7.80" x 3.06" and 6.85" x 2.69"


Let this squirrel and his acorns frolic across your next sweatshirt project! Get instructions for stitching on sweatshirts here.
 
Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 4.01" and 9.40" x 3.43" and 7.80" x 2.85" and 6.85" x 2.49"



Fall Flutterby


Gorgeous, astonishing butterflies capture the essence of fall beauty with their radiant leaf-shaped wings. The use of varying colors blending into one another gives an incredible amount of style and elegance to the fall designs.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 6.37" and 7.14" x 5.83"
5.85" x 4.78" and 3.89" x 3.17"
  Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 6.70" and 6.85" x 5.88"
5.67" x 4.86" and 3.89" x 3.34"


Stitch all three of these autumn leaf butterflies together for a beautiful combination or designs, or stitch singly on apparel, tote bags and purses, quilts, pillows, and more.
 
 
Available in five sizes:
10.98" x 6.30" and 9.39" x 5.39" and 7.79" x 4.48" and 6.85" x 3.94" and 3.88" x 2.23"



Fall Dress Forms


Embrace the colors and trends found in fall fashion with these autumn dress form designs. Here, knee-high boots and a poncho give this outfit cool weather flair; a leaf print and earthy color scheme mimic the natural beauty of fall.
     
 
Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 11.67" and 5.56" x 9.40"
 4.62" x 7.80" and 4.05" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
6.42" x 11.75" and 5.14" x 9.41"
 4.26" x 7.80" and 3.75" x 6.86"


Fall color schemes and fabric -- such as the oranges, yellows, and brown colors from the left, or the plaid on the right -- give these dress form designs a recognizably autumn look. Stitch them on totes, pillows, and more!
     
 
Available in four sizes:
6.81" x 11.74" and 5.46" x 9.41"
 4.53" x 7.81" and 3.97" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 11.45" and 5.68" x 9.41"
 4.70" x 7.81" and 4.13" x 6.85"



Intricate Ink Leaves


Long, elegant strokes and tattoo-inspired stitching give these Intricate Ink leaves a touch of fall whimsy. This one-color design mimics the look of three maple leaves swirling and whirling as they fall from the trees.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.91" x 8.95" and 6.03" x 7.82" and 5.51" x 7.14" and 4.85" x 6.28" and 2.99" x 3.87"


Maple trees are well known for their distinct-looking leaves, and the "helicopters" or "whirlybirds" that fall from their branches delivering seeds to the ground. This accompanying maple leaf border is a terrific way to create a project with several embroidered parts -- stitch on apparel, tote bags, and more.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.74" x 6.08" and 9.40" x 4.87" and 7.80" x 4.04" and 6.00" x 3.28" and 3.85" x 2.00"


Oak trees are great shade trees well known for producing nuts, or seeds, called acorns as well as for their magnificent fall colors. These inky leaf embroidery designs are a fabulous addition to ponchos, pashminas, and more thanks to their quick, light-stitching qualities. Learn more about embroidering on pashmina here.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.85" x 8.98" and 5.96" x 7.82" and 5.52" x 7.24" and 4.86" x 6.37" and 2.96" x 3.88"


This border design features three oak leaves -- stitch them on jacket backs, sweatshirts, and more for a fun fall look. Bonus: The one-color designs are fabulously quick-to-stitch, meaning your project will be ready in a flash!
 
Available in five sizes:
11.74" x 5.71" and 9.42" x 4.58" and 7.82" x 3.80" and 6.00" x 3.10" and 3.90" x 1.89"


Birch trees are known for their distinctive white bark and beautiful leaves, which make them a highly prized choice for landscaping (especially during the fall season with their striking changing colors). Stitch these birch leaf designs separately, or use in conjunction with one another for a beautiful pairing.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.91" x 9.41" and 5.86" x 7.98" and 5.29" x 7.21" and 4.86" x 6.62" and 2.84" x 3.86"


The movement and life in these inky birch leaves were inspired by classic tattoo and tribal motifs. We've stitched the designs in black to mimic that look, but any color would be a gorgeous way to showcase these leaves.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.72" x 5.52" and 9.40" x 4.43" and 7.82" x 3.68" and 6.00" x 3.00" and 3.88" x 1.83"


Ginkgo trees, also known as maidenhair trees, produce leaves that are often used as herbs for medicinal uses. These leaves also feature a distinct fan shape unique among seed plants. Stitch these inky ginkgo designs on purses, tote bags, and other fall styles.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.92" x 8.72" and 6.20" x 7.82" and 5.52" x 6.95" and 4.85" x 6.11" and 3.08" x 3.87"


The combination of lighter, thinner strokes and thicker lines gives these quick-stitching designs depth and texture without adding heaviness -- perfect for adding to apparel. Try on sweatshirts and shirts for a fun fall look.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.74" x 5.56" and 9.40" x 4.46" and 7.80" x 3.70" and 6.00" x 3.01" and 3.85" x 1.83"


Cottonwood trees are massive shade trees easily recognized by their broad, white trunks and brilliant leaves that turn an exquisite golden yellow in the fall. Stitch these one-color embroidery designs featuring the cottonwood leaves on your next embroidery project.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.91" x 8.82" and 6.12" x 7.81" and 5.51" x 7.03" and 4.85" x 6.18" and 3.03" x 3.86"


Ponchos and pashminas are particularly great choices when stitching out these inky designs because those fabrics handle these light-stitching designs well. Use them as an elegant way to update your fall fashion.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 5.97" and 9.41" x 4.78" and 7.81" x 3.97" and 6.00" x 3.25" and 3.86" x 1.98"


Ash leaves feature multiple mini-leaves, or leaflets, which make them easy to recognize and distinguish from other trees. These spear-like leaflets are where the name "ash" comes from both in Old English and in Latin roots. Stitch these ash leaf designs on scarves, pashminas, sweatshirts, and other autumn fashions.
 
Available in five sizes:
6.85" x 8.86" and 6.03" x 7.80" and 5.51" x 7.13" and 4.85" x 6.27" and 2.99" x 3.85"


These light-stitching and graceful inky designs are fabulous on low-nap towels, shirts, and tote bags. Or, use all the designs together to create a beautiful fall-inspired quilt.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 5.93" and 9.42" x 4.76" and 7.82" x 3.95" and 6.00" x 3.16" and 3.87" x 1.97"


Intricate Ink Leaves Design Packs
 

Intricate Ink Leaves Design Packs

Stitch these inky leaf designs as a fabulous way to celebrate autumn. Get the whole set of designs in a design pack, priced at only $19.97!
 

The pack is available in 5 sizes:

XXL - Designs smaller than 7" x 11.8"
  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"




Autumn Leaves (Heirloom Applique)


Give your embroidery the look of a fall leaf with these heirloom applique designs. Applique lets you use your favorite colors, patterns, and prints in a design, which makes it incredibly easy to customize these leaves with the colors of fall.

Learn how to stitch heirloom applique designs by following our project instructions here, or by watching our YouTube video here.
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.32" x 4.84" and 3.85" x 3.51"
  Available in two sizes:
4.84" x 5.83" and 3.22" x 3.87"

 
 

Give your heirloom applique leaves an unexpected look by using ultrasuede fabric during the applique process. Ultrasuede is a fabulous no-fray fabric that imparts a soft, textured appeal that mimics the look of natural autumn leaves.

Learn how to stitch heirloom applique designs by following our project instructions here, or by watching our YouTube video here.
 
 


Add these applique designs to denim jackets, tote bags and purses, or other embroidery projects to add an unmistakably autumn look. The ultrasuede fabric adds a rich and luxurious effect that is perfect for elegant fall fashions.
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.13" x 4.85" and 3.85" x 3.65"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 5.27" and 3.55" x 3.86"


These applique leaves come in six different types: cottonwood, sassafras, grape, oak, maple, and birch (order as shown here). Pick your favorite for your next project, or stitch them all!
     
 
Available in two sizes:
5.23" x 4.85" and 3.82" x 3.55"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 4.94" and 3.79" x 3.86"


Autumn Leaves (Heirloom Applique) Design Packs
 

Autumn Leaves (Heirloom Applique) Design Packs

These stunning heirloom applique leaves are a terrific way to mimic the gorgeous fall landscape on your embroidery projects. Get the whole set of designs in a design pack, priced at only $9.97!

Learn how to stitch heirloom applique designs by following our project instructions here, or by watching our YouTube video here.
 

The pack is available in 2 sizes:

 Lg - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"




Request of the Week: Autumn Flower Sprays & Teacups (Vintage)


Sandi asked for a few autumn teacup designs, and we thought her idea was just lovely! Here a sunflower peeks out of a teacup; a coordinating spray features a trio of the blooming fall flowers.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.56" and 9.41" x 3.66"
  7.81" x 3.03" and 6.84" x 2.66"
3.89" x 1.66"
  Available in four sizes:
6.48" x 7.81" and 5.86" x 7.07"
4.86" x 5.86" and 3.20" x 3.86"


These designs are created in the vintage style of embroidery, and are especially great for stitching on smooth, low-nap fabrics. A second pairing of teacup and spray designs feature beautiful autumn cosmos flowers. Thanks for the suggestion, Sandi!
     
 
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.64" and 9.41" x 3.72"
 7.80" x 3.08" and 6.86" x 2.71"
3.89" x 1.76"
  Available in four sizes:
6.91" x 7.43" and 5.86" x 6.30"
4.86" x 5.22" and 3.59" x 3.86"