&Stitches

Prep and Punch: Drawing and Embroidery Digitizing

Digitizers-in-training justifiably bemoan the lack of a single, clear-cut methodology for creating embroidery designs. Whether…

Monogram in Progress Running
Make Do and Monogram – A Repair with Embroidery

If you follow embroiderers and digitizers online, you’ll often find yourself dazzled by the complex…

Gorgeous combination of threads and stitches, part of the new "Dusk to Dawn" design by Karen Dudzinski of Textured Treasures. Can you spot the Kreinik metallic thread?
What happens when you combine threads and stitches

Are you an adventurous stitcher who loves to combine threads and stitches in projects? Or…

Paisley Falcon Wing Tip
Extended Stitch Types in Machine Embroidery – Bean Stitch and Motif Stitching

In my previous post about stitch types, I revealed the controversial truth the only stitch…

Inspired to Stitch – Nicole Vos van Avezathe

Nicole Vos van Avezathe is one of the powerhouses of the online stitching community. In…