Fall in love with Making all over again with simple stitches and sweet details.
Pick up a needle and thread and let your own creativity and joy flow into one of a kind, customised garments. That’s the beauty of handmade.
Use this guide to gain a thorough understanding of fundamental embroidery stitches.
Then, use your new skills and enjoy a selection of our templates and ideas to get you started.
- Instant PDF digital download of the Embroidery and Embellishment Guide
- 8 stitch types
- Felt application
- 17 embroidery and felt templates
- Full photo tutorials and support to help you explore embroidery and embellishments on your handmade garments
What You Get When You Purchase:
This Embroidery and Embellishment Guide is a PDF digital download. The digital files are emailed and stored in your Below the Kōwhai account for future use.
These downloads will also be available in the “My Account + Downloads” section of this website when you are logged in. This is where the most updated version of your purchases will be and you can access them any time. In the future I may revise this guide and slightly alter it. If you’re stitching in the future, check back for the latest version.
What’s a PDF?
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Returns and Support:
This digital product can be saved to your computer. Therefore, I am not able to offer returns on any purchase unless at some fault of my own. Please choose carefully and make sure you are purchasing the correct item, and you have used a correct email address!
In lieu of returns I offer comprehensive online support to those who are creating! You can contact me on Facebook, Instagram and email, and you can expect a prompt reply! I will endeavour to help you in any way I can.
So, what are you waiting for? Starting designing your own custom stitch elements with this Embroidery and Embellishment Guide and show off your creations!
This guide is by Sophie Laughton-Mutu. Sewists and children around the world have tested this pattern. Please leave a review, or pop over to our Facebook VIP Community to show us a photo of your finished embroidery!