Free Projects from Creative Machine Embroidery
Lovely Projects For Spring
Get inspiration from our archives.
Find green, eco-friendly tips for sewing
Stitch embroidered eggs
Learn techniques to embellish skirts
Use cutwork techniques to create fun accessories.
Learn heirloom techniques
Learn how to work with paper and embroidery
Holiday Projects to Inspire
Adorable Snowman Pillow
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Santa Treat Bags
Fabulous Ideas for Fall
Use the past projects as ideas to create something of your own.
On the Edge by Nina McVeigh
Create a sophisticated jacket
Pantastic! by Susan Voigt-Reising & Sue Barnabee
Embellish your pants
Season's Greetings by Janine Babich
Use your own embroidery designs to make this festive door hanger
Project instructions included
Festive Door Hanger
Silver Lining by Stephanie Corina Goddard
Customized silverware rollups.
Wrap Around by Marlis Bennett
Take the chill away by making a wrap
Garden Party by Stephanie Corina Goddard
Create beautiful summer linens
Seating Celebration by Carol Zentgraf
Create festive chairs
Shoe Biz by Linda Griepentrog
Create shoe embellisments
Stretch Specialty by Pam Halford & Mary Lynn Minney
Learn to embroider on difficult fabrics
Something Fishy by Barbara Weiland
Use designs from CME July/Aug 2013 to create a one-of-a-kind quilt
Mother's Day & Father's Day projects
Garden and Go by Barbara Weiland
Make a garden tote for mom
Mother's Day Tea Party by Joan Hinds
Create beautiful hand linens.
Gifts of Love by Rebecca Kemp Brent
Make a lovely frame for mom.
Family Ties by Linda Turner
Use embroidery for a custom tie for dad
Relax Pack by Mary Mulari
Embroider a spa bag for Mom.
Easter Treats by Annette Bailey
Make a cute Easter treat cup.
Nest Eggs by Shannon Dennis
Embellish fabric eggs with Easter designs.
Treat Me Right by Annette Bailey
Create fun treat jar embellishments.
Egg-cellent Idea by Rebecca Kemp Brent
Embroider a basket full of Easter eggs that will last all season.
Feast for Your Eyes by Jennifer Gigas
Dress up a spring meal with an Easter tablecloth decorated with patterns arranged at various degrees.
Valentine’s Day projects
Love Note Pillow by Shannon Dennis
Make a cute love note pillow for your sweetie.
Messages from the Heart by Annette Bailey
Add a loving message to chocolate bar wrappers and heart pillows.
Basket Case by Rebecca Kemp Brent
Give your sweetheart a basket full of goodies.
Great Frame-Ups by Barbara Weiland
Create a frame with an antique look using linen fabric and simple embroidery.
Contain It by Sharleen Newland
Create an evening bag for any party using festive fabric and thread colors.