Do you want to try embroidery but don’t know where to start? Patterns can help you become comfortable with wielding a needle and thread as you learn new stitches. And with the recent revitalization of hoop art, illustrators are creating modern modern hand embroidery patterns that you can try today.
Even though it might not seem like it, embroidery patterns are a collaborative experience. Sure, you download a PDF of the image, but it’s ultimately up to you to what fabric and color thread you use. You can put your own spin on it and make it truly your own.
Want to try embroidery but don’t know where to start? Here are 10 modern hand embroidery patterns ready for you to download and sew!
Sarah K. Benning (3-month pattern subscription)