Embrace the mindful hobby of embroidery with a coordinated bundle of 3 color-printed fabric patterns.
NOTE: This is a bundle of three fabric patterns. You supply your own hoop, needle and floss. If you'd prefer all-in-one kits that includes these supplies, go to the KITS section of our shop. Find recommended DMC floss colors for each pattern here.
Create, Play, Read gives you 3 kits designed with layered and themed motifs. You'll use a dozen classic hand embroidery stitches to render a big variety of school, creative, and play-themed motifs. Whether you're stitching a globe, yarn with knitting needles or a sandcastle--this is work that feels very much like a modern sampler. Take it motif by motif to enjoy a variety of little projects.
Experienced stitchers enjoy the range of classic hand embroidery stitches in these patterns, while those new to needle crafts use the clear and complete how-tos to learn this comfort craft suited to all generations.
Finished project dimensions: 8"
PATTERNS IN THIS BUNDLE
Honor the desire to CREATE with this stitched project. Use 10 classic hand embroidery stitches to render a variety of layered creative motifs including a dressmaker's dummy, ball of yarn, paintbrushes, and books. It's a color-packed design for makers. This finished project is ideal for display in a studio, craft room, or anywhere your making happens.
Play gives you a layered mix of recreation-themed motifs that combine childlike activities with more grown-up passtimes. Sandcastle, kite and tent sit alongside the Queen of Hearts on a playing card, dice, and suitcase. Stitch these motifs in bright colors and master a variety of classic hand embroidery stitches. Ideal for gifting game lovers and display in vacation months.
Vintage school motifs offer up fun stitch combinations in School Days . Embroider the lands and seas on a globe, stitch abacus beads, and string pennants across a vintage schoolhouse. More stitch combinations are used to render flash cards and books, an old Viewmaster reel, and ruled cursive writing. The finished project is fun for display and gifting to current and retired teachers as well as homeschooling families.
::> 3 color-printed fabric patterns printed to 10.5" square cotton fabric
::> 3 easy-to-follow illustrated stitching guides