Gallery Gems – Bunnies and Kitties, Oh My!

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These adorable freestanding lace bunnies and kitties have movable joints for added fun! Rachel couldn’t stop at one, so she made four in varying colors. Find out how these articulated lace designs are made in this tutorial. See more new customer ideas this week right here!

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Color Inspirations – Iridescence

Bring a shimmering life to you embroidery designs with this Iridescence color inspiration.

Shimmering and shifting from one color to the next, iridescent coloring is uniquely magical! Take inspiration from this otherworldy rainbow of colors by stitching a favorite design in rich, decadent hues of teal, blue, and purple. Truly a color combination that’s more than the sum of its parts! See how it compares to the original.

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Gallery Gems – Upcycled Umbrella

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Inspired by Abby on NCIS, Fay created this absolute masterpiece umbrella, using several light-stitching designs, done simply in black and silver thread. Although the designs are from different collections, they come together in beautiful splendor on this sheer fabric. See more new customer ideas this week right here!

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Limited Edition BONUS Printables Party Pack

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Have you seen the new Patchwork Thicket embroidery design collection yet? An adorable collection of light-stitching, vintage-style woodland critters perfect for kids and adults alike. Created from customer requests looking for a non-holiday version of the Woodland Wonderland collection, these woodsy critters are meant to suit anytime… like a party!

In fact, these little critters are looking to throw you their very own woodland-themed party with limited edition Woodland Party Printables. All you have to do is grab the Patchwork Thicket pack through May 1, 2015, at noon Central time, and you get this full downloadable party pack for FREE!

These printables are designed for multiple party occasions, from a birthday party to a baby shower. A full set of fun matching accessories means with  just a few printouts you can pull together a coordinated pinterest-worthy party in an afternoon. So what’s included?

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Get your party started out right with these adorable standard size invitations. With both birthday and baby shower versions, you’re sure to find a card to suit your event.

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Bunting over a treat table or at the entrance to your party sets the mood! These little bunting tags are easily pulled together with rustic twine. Repeat your printable as many times as you like for woodland bunting that hangs everywhere you need it.

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Got lots of guests? Create simple place cards for each with these dimensional tags. Little log cards are accessorized with woodland critters. These are also great as tags to label food items or beverages.

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Of course no party should be without cupcakes. Printable cupcake wrappers also come with little toppers to really pull the whole theme together. You can even further enhance the theme by crumbling graham crackers and topping off with some chocolate for a delicious s’mores look.

Score these limited edition Bonus printables when you buy the new Patchwork Thicket Embroidery collection before May 1st!

Finally, these treat toppers are designed to hold a small s’mores set, perfect for that outdoor camping vibe. All you need is a pack of clear 4-inch treat backs and some s’mores supplies. Fill up each bag with some goodies, and staple the printable treat topper on top. These are great to hand out as favors at the end of your big celebration.

All of these are yours FREE when you grab the new Patchwork Thicket pack before the sale ends at noon on May 1! Don’t delay, because when these limited edition printables are gone, they’re gone forever.

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Color Inspirations – Sip of Summer

Take cues from the more decadent celebrations of the season with this Sip of Summer color inspiration for your embroidery designs.

The weather isn’t entirely cooperating around here, but I’m more than ready to dive into summer. Take cues from the more decadent celebrations of the season with this Sip of Summer color inspiration. The inviting tropical hues of a freshly mixed summer cocktail are the perfect way to add that summer fun vibe to your embroidery designs. See how it compares to the original.

Which do you prefer?

pssst… that cocktail look too delightful to resist? Get the recipe right here!

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Gallery Gems – Zipped Up Clutch

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Jeanie used the Ghost Baroque Rose design to accent her uniquely crafted Flat Zipper Bag. See more new customer ideas this week right here!

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Color Inspirations – Shabby Chic

Add some vintage elegance to your embroidery designs with this Shabby Chic color inspiration.

You can never go wrong with classic looks. Vintage tones and bright pastels are always in style with this Shabby Chic color inspiration. Soft pinks and baby blues blend together to become vibrant and new, and a dash of turquoise brings a bold touch.  Mix in vintage background tones and maybe a hint of lace, and you have a classic look for any occasion that’s stunning but simple. See how it compares to the original.

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