Volume 76 | Sept/Oct 2012


In this issue of Designs in Machine Embroidery Magazine:

  • The Secrets to Stitching Delicate Fonts on Terry Cloth
  • Look Effortlessly Chic
  • In-The-Hoop Baby Hangers
  • Free Embroidery Designs and more

Table of Contents

Wearables
 
Accentuate Simple Swirls
Examine garment patterns to showcase embroidery and highlight your best features.
34
Burlap & Lace
Look effortlessly chic with this Parisian inspired bag.
16
Date Night Bags
Stitch a crazy quilt inspired bag for a night out on the town.
48
Edgy Pet Screen Bags
Combine cut-edge embroidery with pet screen material and you have a versatile, one-of-a-kind tote.
22
Fast, Fun and Fancy Aprons
This clean, crisp looking apron is a cinch to stitch!
26
Sweet Stitches!
Learn how to add embroidery to a printed fabric!
30
Crafts
In the Hoop Photo Brag Book
These quick and inexpensive photo albums make the perfect gift for anyone!
38
Decor
Butterfly Garden Ruffled Towels
Stitch up a set of boutique-style towels for yourself or for a gift.
13
Creative Time All The Time
Think you don't have time to come up with a creative gift for someone special? Create a professionally crafted and personalized clock!
44
The Organized Baby
Keep a mom-to-be organized with custom closet organizer tabs.
54
Shining Bright Stars
Decorative paper stars are the perfect accent to any room, staircase or mantle.
58
A Graceful Elegance
70
Techniques
Embossing on Terry Cloth
Alba Fekete reveals the secret to stitching delicate fonts on terry cloth.
62
Column
Between Friends
6
Deborah Jones' Ask the Expert
Find out when it is not a good idea to color sort!.
72
For Love & Money:
Time Savings with Multi-Needle Machines

When you visit your dealer's showroom, does that multi-needle machine seem to pull you like a magnet?.
66
Great Scott!
Scott Goodman is having a Mac Attack!.
70
Tips and Techniques:
Everyday Tips for Better Embroidery

Sure you've heard of a quilt sandwich but have you heard about a quilt cracker?
80
Departments
Buyer's Guide
76
Designs' Details
77
Industry News
74
Web Direct
79
What's New in Designs
8
 

Extras - Free Embroidery Designs


Download Strap Connector from Eileen Roche's Burplap & Lace article in Volume 76 right here, for free!

Download Closet Organizer Tab from Marie Zinno's The Organized Baby article.

Download the Creative Time All The Time design courtesy of Buzz Tools.

$7.00

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