Embroidery Library
De-frightful Decor

NEW THIS WEEK - September 29th, 2010


De-frightful Decor

Free Project Instructions!

Start planning costumes and gathering candy ... Halloween is just around the corner! This week's new designs will fill your home with frightfully festive fun.


Let dressed-up dogs and cute little witches play on kids' clothes, treat bags, and more. Make your haunted house a home with a colorful Halloween tea party, richly detailed witch and wizard designs, and classic sayings with a spooky twist. Craft a spooky, elegant atmosphere with a creepy collage and glamorous designs inspired by old-fashioned wrought iron. And dress up sweatshirts and more with some metallic Halloween bling, an animal print trio, and a couple of treats for mummies and their lil' pumpkins!


Don't miss Sunbonnet Sue and Fisherman Fred all dressed up for trick-or-treating. Read on to discover all these festive designs!

Come in for a spell and have a treat from the witch's cauldron -- if you dare! Click here for free project instructions.



Halloween Howl

You'll have a howlin' good time stitching these costumed dogs on kids' clothes, treat bags, playful Halloween decor, and lots more! Good friends of the Frightful Felines, they'll be bright and fun on
your "pet project" for Halloween.

Dressed up in a cape and mask, this pup
is sure to get treats.


A cute pooch is all set for Halloween with a
witchy hat and broomstick.


Available in two sizes:
4.42"X5.18" and 3.27"X3.85"


Available in two sizes:
4.75"X5.32" and 3.47"X3.89"

Decorate with jack-o-lanterns and have
a howling good Halloween.


This doggie's disguise has earned him
lots of Halloween sweets.


Available in two sizes:
4.34"X6.44" and 2.60"X3.86"


Available in two sizes:
4.84"X5.00" and 3.74"X3.85"

Peeking out from a pumpkin, this pup wants
to be your new best friend.


Bowser goes batty for Halloween!


Available in two sizes:
4.59"X6.71" and 2.61"X3.86"


Available in two sizes:
5.58"X4.84" and 3.85"X3.34"

A Halloween Howl Value Pack


Stitch a whole "pack" of playful Halloween pups. The Halloween Howl design packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below
to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


All designs smaller than 5 x 7   All designs smaller than 4 x 4



Hallo-Tween Witches

Oh-so-sweet and cute, these little Halloween witches will charm you with their spooky style! Playing with her black cat, riding her broomstick, or trick-or-treating, she'll be adorable on spooky creations
for kids and grown-ups alike.

Perched in the curve of the crescent moon, Winnifred Witch watches the world go by.


A classic black cat keeps a little witch
company in this sweet design.


Available in two sizes:
4.84"X5.47" and 3.38"X3.85"


Available in two sizes:
4.86"X6.72" and 2.77"X3.86"

Carving a jack-o-lantern is the highlight of this little witch's Halloween.


Cruising on her broomstick, Winnifred searches for candy.


Available in two sizes:
4.80"X5.38" and 3.43"X3.84"


Available in two sizes:
4.85"X6.32" and 2.96"X3.85"

A cheerful crow perches on Winnifred's classic pointy black-brimmed hat.


Trick-or-treating makes Halloween so sweet!


Available in two sizes:
4.83"X6.60" and 2.82"X3.85"


Available in two sizes:
4.84"X5.88" and 3.20"X3.86"

A Hallo-Tween Witches Value Pack


Stitch these witches together for a cute Halloween ensemble. The Hallo-Tween Witches design packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

All designs smaller than 5 x 7   All designs smaller than 4 x 4



Halloween Tea Party

Throw a tea party with a spooky twist! Autumn flowers in Halloween colors accent all the trappings
of a seasonal tea party -- teapots, teacups, jack-o-lanterns, and more. Fun on hauntingly fashionable decorations for your home!


Sunflowers and wheat mingle with purple and black flowers in a jack-o-lantern bouquet.


A wild hat gets wilder with the addition of big blooms and fancy feathers.


Available in two sizes:
5.09"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.70"


Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.16" and 3.64"X3.86"

A spooky-yet-cheery autumn bouquet fills a creepy teacup.


A harlequin-and-spiderweb-patterned teapot is the perfect pick for Halloween.


Available in two sizes:
3.65"X3.70" and 2.38"X2.41"


Available in two sizes:
5.92"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.16"

Purple, orange, and black Halloween flowers mix with warm fall sunflowers and wheat in a pretty seasonal 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:
9.31"X3.49" and 6.00"X2.42"
Smallest size also available in a split version with two files both smaller than:

Finish off your Halloween tea party decor with a bow! This little cluster of flowers will be perfect in the corner of napkins, placemats, and more.

Available in two sizes:
4.79"X5.28" and 3.49"X3.84"

A Halloween Tea Party Value Pack


Go all-out and decorate with this delicious collection of designs. The large Halloween Tea Party design pack contains 8 designs, priced at only $12.97! The small Halloween Tea Party design pack contains 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

All designs smaller than 5 x 7   All designs smaller than 4 x 4

Set the table for Halloween festivities with a spooky table runner! Wavy shapes and showy trims give this project a fun flair perfect for "dressing up" your home. Add Halloween tea party designs to complete the delicious look.


Click here for these free project instructions!



Enchanting Wizard & Witch

Halloween embroidery gets elegant! A witch with flowing tresses and blowing skirts is framed by soft art nouveau swirls. A full moon, her trusty black cat, and blowing autumn leaves complete the look. Stitch this gorgeously detailed design on Halloween pillows, wall hangings, and more.


Available in two sizes:
5.87"X9.34" and 4.31"X6.88"

An aged wizard will cast a spell of embroidered beauty on your home. This tall, narrow
panel is full of rich color and detail, sure to delight the imagination.


Available in two sizes:
5.06"X9.40" and 3.70"X6.85"



Ghostly Greetings

Welcome guests to your home sweet haunted home with this spooky design! It'll be
creepy and cute on towels, pillows, and lots more.


Available in two sizes:
4.81"X6.23" and 2.98"X3.86"

A family is a patchwork of love. A traditionally cozy sentiment gets a spooky twist --
this sweet saying applies to monsters too!


Available in two sizes:
4.86"X5.87" and 2.98"X3.86"

Spin a web of Halloween happiness with this spiderweb design.

Available in two sizes:
5.08"X4.80" and 3.85"X3.66"

Take a closer look ... this spooky design extends a warm welcome to ghosties,
ghoulies, and fiends! (Perfect for greeting friends, too.)


Available in two sizes:
5.18"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.60"

Feather your nest with this design! A pair of creepy crows in a nest make a fun accent for towels and more.


Available in two sizes:
6.02"X4.80" and 3.86"X3.08"

A family of smiley skeletons shares a lively sentiment --
a family makes a house a home.


Available in two sizes:
6.03"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.11"

A Ghostly Greetings Value Pack


Craft up lots of sweetly spooky greetings with these designs. The Ghostly Greetings design packs contain 6 designs, regularly priced at only $9.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

All designs smaller than 5 x 7   All designs smaller than 4 x 4

Whip up an embroidered hand towel to greet guests for Halloween! Kenny's video and written instructions will show you how to hoop and stabilize a towel for best results -- and why topping is so important. Choose designs with thick areas of stitching like this one -- thin lines of stitching will disappear into the terrycloth pile.


Click here for these free video and written instructions!


Creepy Collage

Victorian glamour stars in this spooky red-and-black design, perfect for decorating Halloween purses, pillows, and much more. A chandelier, skull cameo, birdcage, skeleton keys, bats, and cobwebs make up a composition worthy of your most elegant Halloween stitching.

Available in two sizes:
7.81"X5.78" and 6.56"X4.86"

Light up your holiday decor with an embroidered hurricane candle wrap! Stitch an open design (like the collage above or the Simply Spooky jack-o-lantern design in the project at right) on sheer fabric and let the flickering light shine through.


Click here for these free project instructions!



Halloween Glam

Give your Halloween stitching fashionable flair with this curling, wrought iron-inspired design! Long and narrow, it'll be perfect for the front of festive shirts, on spooky table runners, and more.


Available in two sizes:
9.40"X2.41" and 6.84"X1.75"

A raven perches on an old-fashioned wrought iron fence, while bats eclipse the full moon in the distance. This swirling design will bring lots of spooky style to your Halloween stitching.


Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.52" and 6.90"X2.58"


Halloween Bling

Dress up sweatshirts and more with the look of sparkly rhinestones! Circles of stitching in metallic thread make up a trio of Halloween icons, full of spooky style.


Available in two sizes:
9.42"X4.26" and 6.87"X3.11"


Black Cat Skull

Available in one size:

Available in one size:
Available in one size:


Wild Pumpkins

These pumpkins are really wild! Fierce animal prints give a classic pumpkin trio a lively twist. Stitch this design on sweatshirts, purses, home decor for Halloween and fall, and lots more!


Available in two sizes:
9.40"X4.85" and 6.85"X3.53"

Snow leopard print

Tiger print Leopard print

Available in one size:

Available in one size:
Available in one size:


Mummy Wear

And now a couple of designs especially for the
mummies -- er, mommies! Stitch something special on sweatshirts and more, to give baby-on-the-way a place at the Halloween party.

Available in three sizes:
9.41"X5.88" and 6.86"X4.29" and 3.87"X2.42"

Celebrate baby's first Halloween with this oh-so-adorable "Lil' Pumpkin" design.


Available in three sizes:
6.38"X5.81" and 5.22"X4.81" and 3.86"X3.56"

Just because baby hasn't been born yet is no reason to skip a costume! Stitch this design on the belly of a sweatshirt, and make your "Lil' Pumpkin" the life of the party. Stitching on sweatshirts is simple, but there are a few things you'll want to consider to make sure your embroidery looks fresh and beautiful.

Click here for these free project instructions!


Dressing up is so much fun! Sunbonnet Sue trades in her bonnet for a witch hat, and Fisherman Fred puts on a roly-poly pumpkin costume. With trick-or-treat buckets in hand, they're all set for a great night out trick-or-treating. Stitch this festive pair of designs on treat bags, wall hangings, sweatshirts, pillows, quilts, and lots more. You'll fall in love with these sweeties!

Sunbonnet Sue

  Fisherman Fred


Available in three sizes:
5.81"X6.78" and 4.80"X5.61" and 3.32"X3.85"

  Available in three sizes:
5.81"X6.96" and 4.85"X5.80" and 3.21"X3.86"

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