Create a Tissue Pouch In-the-Hoop

Posted by on August 3, 2017 | No Comments

Having a mid-summer cold can really put a damper on the outdoor fun. Cuddle up next to your embroidery machine with some soup, cold medicine, and these instructions to create a fool-proof lined tissue pouch that you can bring with you on-the-go. Pick from 25 designs in a wide range of themes from the In-the-Hoop Tissue Pouch Collection to make this wonderful project for yourself or for a friend as a functional yet thoughtful gift!

Learn how to create this unique project here.


In-the-Hoop Seasons and Celebrations Pot Holders

Posted by on June 12, 2017 | No Comments

Avoid the summer heat and cozy up to your embroidery machine to create adorable pot holders for yourself or to give to your family and friends.  With the In-the-Hoop Seasons and Celebrations Pot Holders collection, you can make 20 different adorable pot holders to celebrate all seasons from Halloween to Easter.

You won’t believe how easy it is to piece the pot holder quilt block top, accent with embroidery and then construct the potholder in your embroidery machine hoop. Choose colorful fabric and thread to make this project truly unique.

Follow these instructions and then let your embroidery machine do most of the work while you relax this summer! Get started here.


How to Make an Advent Christmas Tree Wall Hanging

Posted by on November 2, 2016 | No Comments

Tis the season to start decorating your house with Christmas decorations. This year make something new to put up in your home. This Christmas season’s must-have interactive countdown calendar features our newest collection, The Advent Christmas tree.

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With the help of your embroidery machine and the Advent Christmas Tree Design Collection, you can create 25 pockets that feature embroidered bough, garland, and additional ornament details.

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Learn how to make this festive wall hanging for your whole family to enjoy from the first day of December through Christmas Day!



In-the-Hoop Keychains

Posted by on November 2, 2016 | No Comments

Who knew that making cute critter keychains was fun and easy to stitch up!? This simple in-the-hoop process is great for embroiders of all levels.


Made entirely in the hoop, these critter characters are perfect for key fobs, purse charms, bookmarks, and more. The step by step instructions are easy to follow and will help you create the perfect trinket for you or a friend.


Take a look at the instructions and materials needed to get started! 


My Circus Counting Book

Posted by on September 13, 2016 | No Comments

Make learning fun with an embroidered interactive quiet book for your toddler. Each page features adorable embroidered circus animals accompanied by an endearing counting story.  With our new In-the-Hoop My Circus Counting Book collection, bring imagination and learning alive.
Creating this unique treasure is as easy as 1-2-3 with the step-by-step instructions.
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Learn how to create a personalized counting book for the little one here.

Reverse Applique Collection

Posted by on August 31, 2016 | No Comments

Let your fabric take center stage with our Reverse Applique collection. This multi-tasking collection can transform fashion, accessories and home décor. All your embroidery projects will be infused with subtle sophistication.
With this simple reverse applique process, stitch the applique fabric in place to the underside of the top fabric and easily trim away excess top fabric using the stitching as a guide allowing the applique fabric to show through.
Click here to the learn how to add these versatile embroideries to your project.

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


In-the-Hoop Novelty Bookmarks Project

Posted by on October 16, 2013 | No Comments

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Bookmarks

Made in your embroidery machine hoop with no additional sewing required, these unique and clever bookmarks make quick and easy, yet thoughtful gifts. Choose from 30 novel designs in a wide range of themes including floral, birds, animals, sweet treats, hobbies, and much more—select your favorite design and get started!

Amazing Designs: In-the-Hoop Bookmarks

Learn how to make these fun bookmarks by clicking here!


In-The-Hoop Brooches

Posted by on August 13, 2012 | No Comments

Amazing Designs: In-the-hoop Brooches

Create a special adornment for all of your festive outfits with this “in-the-hoop” project. Whether there’s a birthday or it’s back to school, there’s an embroidered brooch for any occasion. You can purchase the 26 “In-The-Hoop Brooches” designs individually or as an entire collection from our website.

Create your very own “In-The-Hoop Brooches” with these project instructions!


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