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Photo Frame Ornament
Personalize your tree with a festive freestanding lace photo frame ornament! Here's how to stitch it up and add your favorite picture.
Instant Holiday Sweater
The classic holiday sweater gets a playful twist! Learn how to repeat and align embroidery designs to craft chic seasonal wear.
Lace Gingerbread House
Decorate the Christmas tree in yummy style! Two-color lace makes up an enchanting little gingerbread house ornament.
Craft an intricate gothic birdcage out of thread alone! Dark and dramatic for fall, or sweet for a wedding.
Pretty freestanding lace assembles to create a 3D pumpkin. Makes a cute battery tea light holder, or just an elegant fall decoration!
Heirloom Family Tree
Add as many leaves as you like to make this tree design as unique as your family! Here's how to put it all together.
Pocket Monster Tee
Craft a creepy-crawly surprise with tentacles peeking out of a pocket! Here's how to add the design under an existing or new pocket.
Fold-Over Button Pillow
Learn how to stitch this fancy buttonhole embroidery design, and show it off on a chic buttoned-up throw pillow!
Charm Stack Bracelets
Embroider a collection of tiny freestanding lace charms, then string them together into a fashionable stack of bracelets!
This dramatic fashion statement is so simple to make: stitch the freestanding lace, weave a ribbon through the middle, and wear!
Stitching Complex Designs
High stitch count designs can look fantastic -- but they can bring unique challenges, too. Here's how to stitch them beautifully!
Stitching Split Designs
Specially split designs let you stitch embroidery far beyond your hoop size. It's surprisingly simple -- here's how to use 'em!
Revamped & Recovered Fabric Shoes
Wrap beautifully embroidered fabric around the contours of your favorite footwear, and give new life to an old pair of canvas kicks!
Advent Calendar Bunting
Make the countdown to Christmas extra exiting with this advent calendar bunting, full of treats and ideas for celebration!
Flying Monkey Kids' Tee
So your favorite tot's a little monkey. Celebrate that mischievous nature with this adorable winged "little minion" tee!
Design Muse - Getting Glamorous with Embroidery
Who says embroidery has to be cutesy and kitschy? Here's how to stitch sophisticated looks for special occasions or every day!
How to Hide Stabilizer
Stabilizer is a must for good-looking embroidery. Here's how to hide the back of your stitching to make it smooth and wearable!
Design Muse Ink Without the Commitment
Craft your own tattooed cardigan with a custom collection of designs, merged into a sleeve that's uniquely you!
Split Applique Hoodie
Dress up a zip hoodie with a special applique design split down the middle! It's really simple -- here's how, step by step.
The Machine Embroiderer's Toolkit
New to embroidery? Take a peek inside the Urban Threads studio and find out what to stock up on -- stabilizer, thread, and more.
Little Gnome Plushies
Stitch an adorable gnome in the hoop, then turn and stuff! A second layer of applique fabric gives him a bright red felt hat.
Craft a chill, casual look with this beachy tote! Fabric paint and rope accents mix with light, layered embroidery in this quick project.
Urban Threads Official Tee
Much like Urban Threads itself, the official swag is whatever you want it to be! Here's how to stitch your own UT T-shirt.
Design Muse - Heraldic Crest
Encircle a favorite symbolic creature in a frame of golden swirls. Here's how to arrange your crest designs!
Choosing an Embroidery Machine
So you want to get an embroidery machine? Awesome! Here are some things to consider.
Lace Accent Necklace
Craft a dramatic asymmetrical necklace using freestanding lace. Makes a beautifully dramatic statement, day or night!
Design Muse - 13 Design Trends
Discover lots of ways to make your embroidery more awesome! Create amazing new effects with your favorite designs
Design Muse - Making a Scene
Stitch a bold scene with uniquely extendable embroidery! Learn how to overlap and arrange elements to make a big splash.
Craft a big statement with flashy embroidery spelling out any word you please on a long pillow! Plus, lots more ideas for letters.
Design Muse - Freestanding Lace Applique
Dress up any project with lacy accents! Stitch lace separately, then hand-sew onto fabric to accent garments and more.
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