Welcome to my free patterns and tutorials page.
I love sharing some of my vintage patterns and original designs with other stitchers, and you’ll find a small selection below, together with my new free e-book “Simple Stitchery” containing help and advice on topics ranging from choosing your thread and fabric, to hooping up, caring for your work and transferring your design. You’ll also discover a stitch glossary with diagrams and clear instructions to help you master some of the most commonly found embroidery stitches.
CLICK HERE to download “Simple Stitchery: A Little Embroidery Primer” – it’s absolutely free!
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Video tutorial - Country Gardens Tea Cosy
Tutorial Part One
Tutorial Part Two
Full of tips, tricks and techniques for Freestyle Machine Embroidery.