Volume 77 | Nov/Dec 2012


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • Artwork to Stitches! Speak the Digitizer's Lingo
  • Modern Holiday Cheer
  • 10 Holiday Projects to Celebrate the Season
  • Joy to the World! A One-of-a-Kind In-The-Hoop Nativity Scene
  • Free Embroidery Designs and more

Table of Contents

Wearables
 
Broadcast Those Zero Birthdays!
Whether bragging or ragging, "Zero" birthdays are the best!
70
Inspired by Lace
Lace so beautiful it's jewelry.
62
The Perfect Golden Tank
Treat yourself to a dreamy wearable and add elegant embroidery to a simple tank.
66
Crafts
Go Anywhere Checkerboard
How do the pieces stay put? The secret's in the checkerboard.
54
Embroidered Gift Envelopes
Reusable gift envelopes from fabric – in any size!
46
Decor
In-the-Hoop Bows
Double-faced bows –perfect every time!
34
Chic Chandeliers
Glitz and glam put a whole lot of fun into the holiday.
14
Christmas Stocking
Quilted, embroidered, and fi lled with love – a holiday treasure for years to come.
28
Joy to the World
Light up the holidays with this kid-friendly nativity scene.
18
Let it Snow
Keep the lights off with a twinkling wall hanging.
10
Monogram Stocking
A fresh take on the traditional stocking.
50
Mylar Ornaments
Add sparkle to your ornaments with Mylar!
40
Nativity Stocking
Use multi-colored fabrics to create a stained glass effect to highlight a traditional nativity scene.
42
Quilts
Winter
No Winter blues here – celebrate the icy season!
24
Column
Between Friends
6
Deborah Jones' Ask the Expert:
Working with a Digitizer

Deborah shares tips you need to know before you hire a digitizer.
82
For Love & Money:
Maximum Impact

Deborah Jones gives tips on how to be a happy and profi table embroiderer.
76
Great Scott!
Come on! Let's all be friends in our social network!
80
Tips and Techniques:
Everyday Tips for Better Embroidery

Richards Jarden explains key elements to working with large monograms.
88
Departments
Buyer's Guide
86
Designs' Details
85
Web Direct
87
What's New in Designs
8
 

Extras - Free Embroidery Designs

  
  
 

Download Rose and tag embroidery files from Katherine Artines's Broadcast Those Zero Birthdays! article

Download the Christmas Stocking Pattern from Louise Jackson's Christmas Stocking article

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