Adding Fashionable Freestanding Lace Designs

Posted by on August 9, 2016 | No Comments

Accent any garment or home décor with our new Fashionable Freestanding Lace Embroidery Designs collection. This stylish mix of embellishments features multiple color stops to lend versatility.



There are so many ways to add these unique lace designs to make standout fashions. Simply embroider onto wash-away stabilizer, rinse, press, and then topstitch. With this project technique guide, you will be adding dimensional accents in no time.

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Discover how simple it is add fashionable freestanding lace to your next project here.


Permanent Topping Stabilizer

Posted by on July 1, 2016 | No Comments

Here is your simple fix against fabric showing through your embroidery, Stabilize It! Permanent Topping from Amazing Designs. You will no longer have to worry about your stitches sinking into the nap of the fabric. Permanent Topping coordinates with your embroidery thread to prevent the fabric showing through embroidery stitches.


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It has excellent stability for your dense embroidery projects. The topping is not only washable, but provides a strong base during laundering. This great product works well with projects using fabrics with nap such as terry cloth, velvet, and corduroy.

Here are some helpful tips before beginning your project with Permanent Topping:

  • It should not be used where loose topping cannot be easily removed
  • If used to prevent napped fabrics from showing through your embroidery, use lettering or designs that allow for easy removal of loose topping

Check out the multiple color choices available to match your project needs here.


In-the-Hoop Pot Holders

Posted by on June 17, 2016 | No Comments

Precisely embroidered pot holders can be made entirely in-the-hoop with our new Fruits and Vegetables Pot Holders embroidery collection.

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Fruits and Vegetables Pot Holders

This simple in-the-hoop process means no piecing skills required. Great for embroiderers of all levels!


Learn how to make your own in-the-hoop pot holder here!


What Does “In-the-Hoop” Mean?

Posted by on June 15, 2016 | No Comments

Have you ever wondered what in-the-hoop (ITH) actually means? An in-the-hoop project is an embroidery design that is structured so that all sewing of the project is stitched in the hoop in steps as part of the actual design file. Additionally, in-the-hoop embroidery designs come with step-by-step instructions on how to assemble the project.

Ready to jump in and create your first in-the-hoop project? Check out some of the design collections we have available!

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Quiet Book


In-the-Hoop Counting Critters Quiet Book

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop  Seasonal Mug Rugs


In-the-Hoop Seasonal Mug Rugs

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Fruits and Vegetables Pot Holders


In-the-Hoop Fruits and Vegetables Pot Holders

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Eye Masks

In-the-Hoop Eye Masks


Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project

Posted by on May 20, 2016 | No Comments

Discover how simple it is to achieve the look of free-motion quilting with your embroidery machine. This easily assembled quilt is the perfect showcase for beautiful, perfectly stitched machine embroidered quilting.

Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project

The Creative Quilting Outlines…Good Night, Sweet Dreams Embroidery Designs are perfect for boys and girls—select fabric colors and designs to best suit your quilt recipient’s style. Get ready to turn your embroidery machine into a quilting machine!

Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project

Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project Instructions- Part 1

Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project Instructions- Moons and Stars Quilt

Wrap Around Ribbons Showcase Quilt Project Instructions- Hearts and Butterflies Quilt


2015 Black Friday Sale

Posted by on November 20, 2015 | No Comments

We are one week away from the official start to the holiday shopping season, so we wanted to share a little sneak peek as to what you can expect from Amazing Designs.

Amazing Designs: 2015 Black Friday Sale

This year’s bundle includes 6 products that will help take your embroidery to the next level and has a value of over $200. On Black Friday only, you can get this bundle for only $99…that’s a HUGE savings! Here’s what the bundle includes:


Be sure to bookmark the webpage found here for easy shopping on Black Friday!


Personalized Rhino

Posted by on August 20, 2015 | No Comments

This soft and cuddly Rhino guarantees hours of huggable enjoyment. Amazing Designs Applique It! and Monogram It! was used to add the finishing touches that personalize this cute and adorable stuffed animal for your little one.

rhino on rock

Click here to download project instructions! 




Doll Dress

Posted by on August 18, 2015 | No Comments

Little Girls never have enough dresses for their 18″ dolls. This delightful little dress guarantees hours of enjoyment while you get to learn more about two Amazing Designs programs: Appliqué It! and Size It!

doll stand

Click here to download project instructions!


Personalized Stuffed Monkey Project

Posted by on August 4, 2015 | No Comments

Create this adorable little monkey that your little one will love to snuggle with. Amazing Designs Size It! and Appliqué It! embroidery editing software was used to create a unique appliquéd design while using an embroidery design from the Monkey Around design collection and a built-in shape from Applique It!.

Amazing Designs: Personalized Stuffed Monkey Project

Click here to download project instructions!


Monogrammed Pillow Band Tutorial

Posted by on July 1, 2015 | No Comments

Using Monogram It! from Amazing Designs, turn a plain and simple pillow into a decorative accent piece. Be creative with the endless possibilities!

White wicker chair pillow


Click here for project instructions!


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