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Bonus July Internet Embroidery Club Design is Live

It’s Christmas in July! Stitch up some holiday fun with our July 2015 bonus design – a beautiful In-The-Hoop Stocking. This festive embroidery design/project is completely done in the hoop and requires a minimum 5×7-inch embroidery hoop. The stocking can be used as a silverware holder, gift card holder, napkin holder...

Video Tutorial: Shaping a Lace Diamond

Shaping a lace diamond is so easy to do! Lace diamonds feature two types of miters – the three that go around the diamond and the one that finishes it at the end. On this clip from Martha Pullen’s Lace Shaping video workshop, she will teach you how to create both...

How to Bind a Bishop Neckline

We’re just a couple weeks away from our summer licensing retreats in Palm Harbor, FL  – The Perfect Mix: Sew, Serge, Embellish July 21-26 and Children’s Garment Construction July 28-Aug. 2. I can’t wait to see all of you who are joining us! Don’t forget we’re also having an Afternoon Tea...

Folded Ribbon Stitch Tutorial

Designed by Marian Sitko, this smocked silk dupioni gown featured in issue #70 of Australian Smocking & Embroidery makes the perfect little flower girl dress. The full bodice smocking design has a backsmocked band on the lower edge and a pretty smocked vine made of silk ribbon fuchsias, looped flowers and leaves...

You’re Invited: Virginia’s School of Art Fashion Boutique

We are so excited about bringing our School of Art Fashion Boutique to Fredericksburg, Va. this fall! The event will be held Sept. 28-30 at the Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center and will include five great sewing schools with some of the best instructors in the world. You’ll get to have...

Sew the Look: Princess Charlotte’s Christening

Princess Charlotte was christened yesterday at St. Mary Magdalene church in Sandringham, Norfolk, and we just can’t stop looking at all the adorable pictures! The little princess wore a replica of the famous royal christening gown that has been worn by generations of British royal babies, while Prince George donned a suit...

Smock a Sew Beautiful Summer Classic

In honor of the holiday weekend, I have a picture smocking plate to share with you that captures all the fun of a summer picnic – along with those little creatures that make eating outside a challenge! “Antics,” which was designed by Ginger Bradley and introduced in our Summer 1995 issue...

July Internet Embroidery Club Designs are Live

Liven up your kitchen décor with our adorable July 2015 Internet Embroidery Club designs. These vintage animated characters will make a fun addition to dish towels, aprons, oven mitts, coasters and more. Both designs are available to download in two sizes to fit your 5×7- and 4×4-inch hoops. Log in to...

New Sis Boom Patterns for the Whole Family

We love Sis Boom brand patterns here at Martha Pullen Company, and we are so excited to now have over a dozen new Sis Boom patterns available to download instantly in our online store. Designed by Sis Boom mastermind Jennifer Paganelli with patterns and instructions by Carla Hegeman Crim, these customizable...

Countdown to Our Live Licensing Events!

Our two in-person summer licensing retreats are coming up next month! Oh what fun we have at these events, and we are so excited to see those of you who are joining us. If you haven’t signed up yet, there’s still time – join me, Connie Palmer, Alicia Welcher, Peggy Dilbone...