Free patterns & tutorials

I have written a short series of embroidery 'how to's' especially for beginners you can find the posts that are published up till now here:
Some resources (books and sites) are discussed in this blogpost:  Books I learn stitches from...
     And more embroidery 'how to's' here:

    These are some of my Free Patterns. Clicking the pattern name will take you to the original blogpost where you can download the pattern. When sharing online please refer to this page or the original blogpost. Thank you!


    1. Thank you for sharing these!

    2. I was looking for a sampler style piece to work on while on a vacation train ride and your "Bee Happy" pattern is absolutely perfect! Plus the turkey stitch is new to me and I can't wait to work on it. wait until vacation to start. :) Thank you for sharing.

    3. Thank you for sharing! Once again, soooo inspiring!

    4. I, too, am concerned about the decline of our wonderful bees and will be keeping a good thought for them while I stitch your terrific sampler. Thank you for caring and sharing.


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