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Creative Flourish
Creative Flourish

NEW THIS WEEK - October 12, 2016

Jumpstart your creativity with flourishing, fanciful embroidery designs! Full of swirls and twirls, filigree, and more, they're gorgeous on pillows, totes, and wall hangings. These designs are perfect for inspiring your creative muse!

Add these whimsical designs to your next project! Ranging from themes including stunning peacocks, crafty notions, symmetrical squares, and more, they're terrific embroidered additions to pillows, totes, and wall hangings. Plus, new lace envelopes and lace sprays, too!
 

Beautiful color choices and intricate stitches give this peacock a stunning style.


Peacocks are magnificent creatures, and their feathers are equally impressive. Stitch the majestic bird (and a coordinating fan!) on a pillow, tote, or wall hanging.
   
   
Available in four sizes:
9.73" x 6.88" and 7.79" x 5.51"
6.86" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 2.73"
  Available in four sizes:
6.78" x 7.79" and 5.85" x 6.72"
4.85" x 5.58" and 3.35" x 3.86"



Antique Sewing Notions

Sewing rooms, crafty nooks, and even apparel will get an oh-sew-stylish upgrade thanks to this sewing machine design. The quick-stitching motif is terrific for embroidering on pillows, sewing machine covers, wall hangings, and more.
 
Available in five sizes:
9.82" x 6.86" and 8.39" x 5.86" and 7.81" x 5.45" and 6.87" x 4.79" and 3.87" x 2.70"


A dress form and pair of scissors are stunning additions to stitch alongside the sewing machine design above. The one-color crafty notions are full of beautiful swirls and flourishes, and are terrific on a wide variety of projects.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
4.87" x 11.75" and 3.90" x 9.40"
3.24" x 7.80" and 2.83" x 6.83"
1.61" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
11.76" x 6.75" and 9.41" x 5.41"
7.81" x 4.49" and 6.86" x 3.94"
3.86" x 2.23"



Fanciful Flowers

Let stunning flowers bloom on your next embroidery project. With a big, beautiful blossom and striking black flourishes, these designs are sure to wow on curtains, totes, and wall hangings.
   
 
Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 11.18" and 5.80" x 9.40"
4.81" x 7.80" and 4.22" x 6.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.66" x 11.75" and 5.33" x 9.40"
4.42" x 7.80" and 3.88" x 6.85"

 

A tote bag is the perfect place to showcase these whimsical flower designs.

Embroider on a store-bought bag, or make your own! Explore the inspiring tote bag tutorials available in this fun mini-magazine, the Totally Totes Lookbook!


Six different types of flowers are available -- a poppy, balloon flower, zinnia, aster, mum, and cosmos. The perfect way to customize table runners, jacket backs, and more!
     
   
Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 11.42" and 5.68" x 9.40"
4.72" x 7.80" and 4.14" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
6.62" x 11.75" and 5.30" x 9.40"
4.40" x 7.80" and 3.86" x 6.85"


Pick your favorite flower and stitch alone, or use all six on a quilt, wall hanging, or set of placemats. The colorful blossoms and strong lines of the flourishes make an incredible combination.
     
   
 Available in four sizes:
6.90" x 10.91" and 5.86" x 9.26"
4.94" x 7.80" and 4.33" x 6.85"
  Available in four sizes:
6.44" x 11.75" and 5.15" x 9.40"
4.28" x 7.80" and 3.76" x 6.85"
 


Fanciful Flowers
Design Pack

 


Embroider these gorgeous flowers on your next project! Purchase them individually using the links above, or get them all in a design pack, priced at only $9.97!

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




Flourishing Faces

Blankets, T-shirts, pillows, and more get an eye-catching look thanks to these flourishing animal faces. A kitten and an owl bring fun and whimsical style to any embroidery project!
     
   
Available in four sizes:
7.80" x 6.09" and 7.08" x 5.50"
6.24" x 4.84" and 3.86" x 2.99"
  Available in four sizes:
9.37" x 5.20" and 7.79" x 4.40"
6.85" x 3.87" and 3.85" x 2.18"



Nature's Sweet Symmetry

Adorable woodland creatures stun in these bright and colorful designs! A fox and pair of hummingbirds are brilliant additions to pillows, totes, and more.
   
 
Available in five sizes:
7.76" x 7.79" and 6.86" x 6.88"
5.86" x 5.88" and 4.86" x 4.87"
3.85" x 3.85"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.73" and 6.94" x 6.89"
5.92" x 5.88" and 4.89" x 4.86"
3.86" x 3.83"

 

Create a stunning pillow with one of these flourishing designs! Natural elements make up the wreaths, while magnificent creatures take center stage inside.

Find all of our pillow projects right here!


Add a butterfly and peacock to your next embroidery project! The gorgeous designs feature vibrant colors and intricate flourishes surrounding each animal.
   
   
Available in five sizes:
7.78" x 7.65" and 7.01" x 6.89"
5.95" x 5.85" and 4.94" x 4.87"
3.85" x 3.80"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.73" and 6.95" x 6.90"
5.91" x 5.86" and 4.91" x 4.87"
3.87" x 3.84"


Stitch an owl or a deer on a piece of framed art or on a wall hanging. A great way to add color to your cabin, update kids' decor, or bring a natural look to a quilt.
   
 
Available in five sizes:
7.69" x 7.79" and 6.90" x 6.99"
5.88" x 5.96" and 4.87" x 4.93"
3.82" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
7.77" x 7.79" and 6.89" x 6.91"
5.83" x 5.85" and 4.86" x 4.88"
3.85" x 3.86"


Bright, vivid flowers burst out of blooming baskets in these colorful designs. Stitch together on a pair of pillows or a couple of framed pieces.
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.71" x 7.80" and 6.89" x 6.96"
5.86" x 5.92" and 4.85" x 4.91"
3.82" x 3.87"
  Available in five sizes:
7.79" x 7.78" and 6.89" x 6.89"
5.87" x 5.87" and 4.87" x 4.86"
3.87" x 3.86"


Beautiful blooms come to life when you embroider these squares on aprons, placemats, and purses. Pick your favorite, or stitch them all!
   
 
Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.78" and 6.88" x 6.85"
5.89" x 5.86" and 4.88" x 4.85"
3.86" x 3.84"
  Available in five sizes:
7.72" x 7.80" and 6.88" x 6.95"
5.85" x 5.92" and 4.85" x 4.91"
3.82" x 3.87"


Each of the blooming, symmetrical squares use a winning combination of colors, and are sure to brighten up any decor project.
   
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.79" and 6.91" x 6.90"
5.86" x 5.85" and 4.86" x 4.85"
3.85" x 3.85"
  Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.70" and 6.90" x 6.81"
5.85" x 5.78" and 4.85" x 4.79"
3.85" x 3.80"


Nature's Sweet Symmetry
Design Pack

 Nature


Embroider these fabulous designs on pillows, totes, and more! Purchase them individually using the links above, or get them all in a design pack, priced at only $19.97!

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




Flourishing Fall Butterfly

Autumn is alive with the colors of red, gold, and burgundy. Stitch butterflies stitched in these same hues on your next embroidery project for a fashionable, flourishing look.
Available in four sizes:
9.72" x 6.89" and 8.26" x 5.86" and 7.51" x 5.33" and 6.85" x 4.86"


Use the fiery butterfly designs to evoke the imagery of the fall landscape in your backyard, or to bring a fluttering look to your embroidery. This spray is especially striking on garden flags, cushions, and aprons.
Available in four sizes:
11.73" x 5.56" and 9.38" x 4.45" and 7.79" x 3.69" and 6.86" x 3.26"


Stitch the series of designs on bedding, a quilt, or a set of table linens. Repeat this border design down a table runner, or add to a towel for your kitchen.
 
Available in four sizes:
11.74" x 3.97" and 9.39" x 3.18" and 7.80" x 2.64" and 5.99" x 2.03"


A corner and single butterfly finish the group of fanciful designs. Whimsical and gorgeous additions to napkins, pockets, or framed artwork!
     
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 5.89" and 4.85" x 4.87" and 3.84" x 3.86"
  Available in one size:
3.75" x 2.97"


Flourishing Fall Butterfly Design Pack

 Flourishing Fall Butterfly Design Pack


Bring the beauty of these butterflies to tote bags, placemats, or bed linens. Purchase them individually using the links above, or get them all in a design pack!

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




Elegant Envelope (Lace)
 

Send wedding cards, bridal shower invitations, or letters to your sweetie in a stunning freestanding lace envelope. Two different versions -- one horizontal and one vertical -- make it easy to customize to your event!

See how to embroider and assemble these lace envelopes here.
 
   
 
Available in two sizes:
5.65" x 7.79" and 4.68" x 6.87"
  Available in two sizes:
7.77" x 5.78" and 6.87" x 4.68"



Flourishing Sprays (Battenburg Lace)
 

Battenburg lace sprays featuring natural elements are a beautiful way to update your home decor! Add to apparel, slip in a card, or use to bring a brilliant look to table linens.

Or, give a tea towel a whole new look with Battenburg lace added to the bottom! Simply stitch the stunning freestanding lace, then use a needle and thread to hand-stitch onto the towel.

Find out more about embroidering Battenburg lace right here.
 
 Available in two sizes:
7.79" x 3.41" and 6.89" x 3.02"

 
 
Available in two sizes:
7.82" x 3.88" and 6.87" x 3.40"
 



Request of the Week - Polish Rooster

Jackie wrote in saying she'd love to see more Polish designs, especially Polish roosters. Here, three versions of the traditional folk art motif have been created -- a square, a circle, and a single rooster design. Thanks, Jackie!
     
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.39" and 7.28" x 6.90"
6.18" x 5.86" and 5.13" x 4.86"
3.85" x 3.65"
  Available in five sizes:
7.74" x 7.80" and 6.84" x 6.90"
5.81" x 5.86" and 4.82" x 4.86"
3.83" x 3.86"

 
Available in four sizes:
6.73" x 7.80" and 5.86" x 6.79" and 4.86" x 5.63" and 3.33" x 3.86"


The Request of the Week program is one where you can suggest a design for us to draw and digitize. It's
a popular program, and designs are scheduled through the middle of 2017. But we still want to read your ideas! Send them to stitch@emblibrary.com for consideration.

To see other designs that have been created by requests, click here.