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fall embroidery designs

Fall Designs (September 2016 Monthly Designs)

Stitch up some fun fall projects with our new September designs. Celebrate baby’s first Halloween with the adorable “My First Boo!” design. This motif will be so sweet stitched on a little shirt or onesie, or even a diaper cover or bib. The second design in this month’s collection is a...

Q&A with Designer Cynthia Guffey

Cynthia Guffey has been designing women’s clothing and teaching sewing for many years. She shares her effective, practical and simple fitting and construction techniques with students throughout the United States, offering seminars and workshops filled with information that results in beautifully fitted, custom-look clothing. She’s one of the most popular and sought-after...

fall embroidery designs

September IEC: Fall Embroidery Designs

Stitch up some fun projects with our new September designs — two fabulous fall embroidery designs! Celebrate baby’s first Halloween with the adorable “My First Boo!” design. This motif will be so sweet stitched on a little shirt or onesie, or even a diaper cover or bib. The second design in this month’s...

Fun Projects to Sew for Fall

Hello again, friends! We opened registration for two new Martha Pullen events this week: our live Minneapolis School of Art Fashion Boutique Nov. 7-9 as well as our first non-licensing online course, Women’s Shirts: The Best of Everything with Cynthia Guffey which begins Sept. 26. Cynthia has taught the last couple of years at our School of...

What Our Students Think About Online Licensing

We kicked off our Heirloom I Online Licensing course this week, and registration is still open if you would like to join us! Don’t worry, you haven’t missed anything. Because the course is online, you can sew along with us all on your own schedule. The Heirloom I course curriculum includes...

5 Great Heirloom Sewing Projects

What’s better than finding the perfect heirloom pattern to sew? Having a project kit for that pattern so you’ve got everything you need to make it, all in one convenient place! If you have ever been to one of our live and in-person events, you know that we put together beautiful...

Heirloom I Online Licensing: All the Techniques!

We’re just a week away from kicking off our Heirloom I Online Licensing! A few weeks ago, I shared a preview with you of some of the more than 20 beautiful projects included in this curriculum, and today I’d like to focus on another great aspect of the course: all the techniques! You’ll...

Online Licensing Early-Bird Registration Bonus Offer!

We’re offering an early registration bonus for our Heirloom I Online Licensing! Register for the course by this Saturday, August 6, 2016 to receive a FREE copy of Martha Pullen’s Antique Sewing Techniques video download! Martha loves antique clothes from the Victorian and Edwardian eras and on the video, she shares pieces...

August IEC: Woodland Creatures

Internet Embroidery Club members, get ready for fall sewing with our new August monthly designs! This adorable collection of woodland creatures includes a squirrel, fox, mushroom and owl. They’ll be adorable stitched on projects for babies or little ones — from garments and bibs to diaper bags and backpacks to pillows,...

Woodland Creatures (August 2016 Monthly Designs)

Get ready for fall sewing with our new August monthly designs. This adorable collection of woodland creatures includes a squirrel, fox, mushroom and owl. They’ll be adorable stitched on projects for babies or little ones — from garments and bibs to diaper bags and backpacks to pillows, towels and more. The...