Volume 79 | March/April 2013


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • Learn the Expert's Secrets to Stitching Towels
  • Spring IN THE HOOP: Bunnies, Babies, & Weddings
  • Stitch, Cut & Sew: Discover the rewards of designing custom embroidered clothing and much much more!
  • Free Embroidery Designs and more

Table of Contents

Wearables
 
Make it Snappy!
These clever little bags open and close with the flick of a wrist.
74
Snappy Sundress for a Sweetheart
Embroider and sew in one step. In-the-hoop shoulder straps give these sundresses their charm.
34
Stitch, Cut & Sew
Discover the rewards of designing custom embroidered clothing.
14
Crafts
Boot Stompin' Ring Bearer Pillow
What better way for the happy couple to remember their special day, than with a monogrammed and dated ring bearer pillow?
70
Marshmallow Bunny Softies
Cuddly and sweet, you won’t want to stitch just one!
50
Decor
Dream a Little Dream
Pink and aqua bring the charm. Polka dots bring the fun. Tied with ribbons and all buttoned up, this colorful banner brings sweet dreams for sure!
56
Kitchen Closed Appliquéd Dish Towels
Stash a gift card in the handy pocket of these dish towels.
30
Laissez les bons temps rouler!
(Let the good times roll!)

Celebrate Mardi Gras in your home all year round with these fun and festive towels.
10
The Perfect Hostess Gift
Cocktail recipe towels with a 50's vibe!
20
Reflections
Mix elegant cutwork and colorful embroidery for a classic table setting.
62
Under the Sea
Embroider a trash can? No problem! And while you're at it, update the shower curtain.
40
Vintage Elegance
Elevate the humble days of the week towel set with charming embroidery, ruffled trim and ribbon.
22
Column
Ask the Expert
Deborah Jones explains the nitty gritty on four appliqué techniques.
76
Between Friends
6
For Love & Money
Have you ever considered turning your passion for machine embroidery into a business? Deborah Jones shares valuable information on finding the right niche for your business.
62
Great Scott!
Scott Goodman reminds us of the much needed spa treatment for your embroidery machine.
84
Tips and Techniques
JoAnn Connolly proves it's all in the finish. Learn the art and science to trimming stabilizer from in-the-hoop projects.
88
Departments
Buyer's Guide
86
Designs' Details
87
Web Direct
81
What's New in Designs
8
 

Extras - Free Embroidery Designs

Download Vintage Elegance embroidery files referenced in Eileen Roche's Vintage Elegance article

$7.00

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