Do you want to embroider, but find it difficult to narrow down a pattern? Does pattern-design take up too much time for you? Are you always looking for new embroidery patterns to add to your library? Here are some favorite hand embroidery patterns – and they’re free!
Many of these come from out-of-print, old catalogs. They are in the “copyright free” category. I want to make them available to you so that you can enjoy creating beautiful embroidered goods.
Here’s a list of links that will take you to the various hand embroidery pattern categories on Needle ‘n Thread:
Hand Embroidery Patterns (General Categories)
Monograms for Hand Embroidery – Free patterns for decorative initials from vintage publications
Ecclesiastical Embroidery Patterns Patterns for church-related embroidery.
Online Resources – links to sites with free embroidery patterns