Volume 56

FREE designs, special offers and incredible projects are all just a click away.

Completely Fat-Free Cupcakes!
You'll be surprised to learn how quickly you can stitch these in-the-hoop 3-D cupcakes!

Under the Sun!
You'll discover the details that cover this umbrella from top to bottom make all the difference.

Terrycloth Appliqué - Not for the Timid!
Editor, Eileen Roche, weathered the embroidery storm of terrycloth fluff and shares her firsthand tips for conquering this fabric.

Let's Make Cake
The icing on the cake for this quilt is the 3-dimensional flowers that adorn the quilt. AS SEEN ON TV!

Seeing Towel Embroidery in a New Light
Deborah Jones shares some not-so-traditional embroidery techniques for terrycloth.

Columns & Departments

10-20-30 Minutes to Embroider
Nancy Zieman stitches up a garden festival of embroidered kitchen accessories.

What's New in Designs
See the latest designs to hit the embroidery market!


Texas Sew Down: Yee-Haw!
A recap of this 2-day event in the Lone Star State.

New Products

Embroidered Gifts, Wrappings and Ribbons

Book and DVD Set Includes:
Find the perfect combination of inspiration and education. Eileen Roche will show you how effortlessly you too can create stunning gifts for any occasion.
• 32+ page book
• 20+ projects with complete instructions
• 12+ professional techniques
• Downloadable designs

Embroidered Gifts, Wrappings and Ribbons DVD based on Sewing With Nancy® TV series.
• 60-Minute Companion DVD
• Nancy Zieman, host of Sewing With Nancy, and embroidery expert Eileen Roche offer suggestions for unique gifts and wrappings, along with tips for positioning and stitching embroidery on specialty fabrics.

The Embroidery Tool Kit
Everything you need for professional results is in one easy-to-use, affordable package. A comprehensive kit, The Embroidery Tool Kit combines my favorite tools with some new essentials never before offered. Whether you are facing hooping challenges or complex design placement, this kit has the tools to guarantee success. I know you will find the Embroidery Tool Kit a useful addition to your sewing room."

Eileen Roche