Mistletoe Farm Embroidery Kit: Behind the scenes on design process

Tension gives a creative piece energy and interest. There are good and bad guys in the movies, hard and fluid moves in dance, straight columns and curved archways in architecture. I share a few of the ways I’ve created tensions in our new Christmas Embroidery...

School Days: stitching a collaged embroidery kit design

School Days is a collaged design packing in a variety of vintage school motifs rendered in a primary color scheme with green and chalkboard grey added. Watch for design details and stitching tips. Find these kits and patterns in the Stitched Stories shop: School Days...

Embroidery kit design and stitch details for “Moths”

Here’s a look at the design inspiration for the most popular embroidery kit in the Stitched Stories shop this year–plus a look at the many stitches in this pattern. Find these kits and patterns in the Stitched Stories shop: Moths Embroidery Kit and Moth...

Mixing complex embroidery projects with easy ones

While many of us enjoy the challenge of a more complex project–there’s also a place for the quicker and more easy projects, too. Take a look at these two embroidery kits: one for each of those categories.Grow is a stitch-packed and detailed embroidery kit...

Color & Stitch Choices on Easter Embroidery Kit

In this video, I’ll dig into the design of this layered and radially repeating Easter embroidery kit. Specifically, I’m telling you how this design benefits from clear contrasts–with two color schemes and purposeful stitch choices. Easter Fluffle,...