Design Embroidery Kits

  • Blue and Lilac Butterfly

    This design better suited for the more accomplished needle-person. It uses about 28 different stitches and also contains many different threads and features flowers below a large butterfly. Available in Turquoise and Lilac.

    R160
  • Celebration of Flowers - Cotton

    A wreath design using raised stitches with lots of lovely, beautiful, lilac, peach and and pink colours. Suitable for all embroiderers from beginners to advanced. Although originally sewn in DMC stranded thread the design is suited to any type of thread

    R185
  • Celebration of Flowers - Silk

    A wreath design using raised stitches with lots of lovely, beautiful, lilac, peach and and pink colours. Suitable for all embroiderers from beginners to advanced. Although originally sewn in DMC stranded thread the design is suited to any type of thread

    R235
  • Cupid's Bench

    A delightful wrought iron bench (in green) featuring a heart design and a bouquet of flowers on the seat.

    R130
  • Butterflies

    A floral design with two large butterflies which uses many different stitches. The butterflies are sewn with some shiny threads. Suitable for a cushion or framed picture

    R169
  • Butterfly Garden #1

    A garden with hollyhocks, daisies and other flowers in different shades of peach, blues and lilacs. The large African Monarchbutterfly in the design is very realistic. The kit can also be ordered without the butterfly to make it more suitable for begin

    R160
  • Butterfly Garden #2

    A garden with blue pansies and flowers in pinks, blues and yellows. The peacock butterfly in the design is very realistic. This kit may be ordered without the butterfly to make it more suitable for beginners.

    R160
  • Cottage Flowers

    A large woven basket with many flowers using a great variety of stitches. Suitable for either a cushion or framed picture.

    R169
  • Country Bunch

    A beautiful bunch of larger shaded flowers including poppies, lavender and bellflowers as well as a butterfly and a bee.

    R169
  • Daffodil Days

    Three cheerful daffodils in Long & Short stitch with guide-lines for easy stitching. Lovely made up as a cushion or framed.

    R160
  • Edwardian Dreams

    A beautiful oval design made up of insects and flowers. There are shaded roses, tiger lilies and lavender with butterflies, ladybirds and bees also included. The design uses antique colours

    R185
  • Duck - Pink & Green

    This design is for the more accomplished needle-person. It uses about 20 different stitches and metallic threads. The duck is surrounded with grasses and reeds. The design is available in Antique Pink & Green

    R160
  • Essence of Summer

    A traditional floral wreath using lots of Mill Hill beads and rich DMC thread colours; will make a super clock or footstool.

    R169
  • Floral Clock

    An easy to embroider clock face that features a posy of flowers for each of the hours. The hours are in Roman numerals. Clock movement not included

    R185
  • Floral Clock

    An easy to embroider clock face that features a posy of flowers for each of the hours. The hours are in Roman numerals. Clock movement not included

    R185
  • Flower Sampler

    This is a large design (may be framed or made up as a cushion) composed of smaller flowers and insects using mainly shading techniques. Each motif (when traced and embroidered on its own) is delightful. The sampler is a good exercise in shaded embroide

    R199
  • Garden Sampler

    Featuring veggies, a lemon tree, a watering can, spring flowers, a planter of roses, insects, a dove cote and more.

    R185
  • Garland of Flowers

    A large design with many different stitches, some silk ribbon and metallic threads added. Makes a beautiful framed 'Victorian' picture or a really luxurious cushion.

    R169
  • Georgian Fantasy

    A garland of Antique Peach & Blue Flowers, including Roses, Lavender Sprigs and Lace Flowers. This design has particularly beautiful colours and is one of the Edwardian Dreams series. Suitable for the more experienced embroiderer.

    R185
  • Glorious Flowers

    Beautiful shaded flowers in a trellis design with insects and butterflies. Featuring Sweet Peas, a Primula, Bluebells, Snowdrops, a lilac and Geraniums – in total 25 motifs. Ideal for a 45 cm² cushion, framed or as a footstool. Intermediate level of

    R185
  • Herb Sampler

    A delightful sampler featuring 11 different herbs (with names to stitch). The herbs have been chosen specifically for their beautiful colours. Quick and fairly easy to embroider. Ideal for a tray cloth, framed picture or cushion.

    R185
  • Just Lavender

    A very quick and easy, charming piece to embroider. Uses only three stitches and looks lovely framed and as a box cover or cushion.

    R160
  • Kismet

    A rich, beaded cushion with Jacobean influences using metallic threads and beads. On Dupion silk (front and back material supplied). Quick to embroider.

    R210
  • Lavender Cottage

    A sweet rose briar and cottage doorway with many roses and other flowers. A colourful, appealing and very popular theme. Suitable for embroiderers with experience of Bullion Stitch.

    R160
  • Lavender Spray

    This is a spray of lavender with a yellow butterfly. The design is lovely on its own or can be used again and again on articles of clothing, bed linen, cushions etc. Simple and quick to embroider.

    R160
  • Lavender Whirl

    A quick and easy wreath of lavender sprigs in a swirl of beautiful purples and lilac shades. Uses lots of bullion knots for a lovely raised effect. Ideal as a framed picture, a cushion, a covering for a box or as a centrepiece for a clock.

    R169
  • Little Jug of Flowers

    A blue and white 'Devonshire' porcelain jug with bright, colourful violets and daisies. Easy to embroider and a lovely gift.

    R135
  • Little Plate of Flowers

    A blue and white porcelain plate circular design with bright, colourful violets and daisies. Easy to embroider and a lovely gift.

    R135
  • Moth - Green and Gold

    This design is more suitable for the more accomplished needle-person. It uses about 26 different stitches and also contains metallic threads. The design is of a large moth surrounded by sprays of greenery, The design is available in Green & Gold

    R169
  • Midsummer Dream - HoE Threads

    A large wreath of shaded flowers embroidered using hand-dyed House of Embroidery silks. Best recommended for advanced embroiderers

    R199
  • Pansy Bowl

    An embroidered porcelain bowl in blue with 2 pansies (in blue and pink), roses and other flowers.

    R135
  • Pansy Garland

    A garland of flowers with 2 pansies (in blue and yellow) and pink roses.

    R135
  • Pansy Spray #1 - Antique Pink

    A spray of 2 pansies with other flowers. Available in 2 colourways - Antique Pink (MP1) and Lilac & Yellow

    R135
  • Pansy Spray #2 - Lilac/Yellow

    A spray of 2 pansies with other flowers. Available in 2 colourways - Antique Pink (MP1) and Lilac & Yellow (MP2).

    R135
  • Pansies with Bee

    A cluster of flowers with 2 pansies in peach and blue (MP4) with a bee in the design.

    R135
  • Pansies with Ribbons

    A design in Antique Pink colours suitable for a cushion or framed picture. The design has four posies of pansies with flowers joined with ribbons and bows. There is also a bee and butterfly in the design.

    R169
  • Pastoral Posy

    A lovely cluster of country flowers including pansies, poppies and periwinkles with a bee, ladybirds and a beautiful butterfly. A perfect compliment to the Country Bunch.

    R169
  • Regency Vase

    An ornate vase filled with shaded flowers in 'jewel' colours. Has a raised, textured style in matt and high gloss threads with beads on a beautiful textured light-colour cotton fabric. Ideal for a foot stool, cushion, framed picture or box cover.

    R185
  • Renaissance

    An elegant circle of roses and ferns intertwined with ribbons. The ribbons are sewn in Raised Stem Stitch with a shiny rayon thread giving them a lovely raised look. The colours are the softest antique beige and peach, and ‘olde worlde’ turquoise,

    R169
  • Rococo

    Jacobean in style, this is an unusual block design in rich plum colours and gold, which uses a good deal of gilt threads, silk viscose threads and incorporating beads. Suitable both for framing or made-up as a cushion.

    R185
  • Rose Spray

    A circular spray of roses and daisies using very soft greens and pinks. It makes a beautiful cushion or framed picture.

    R160
  • Sprig of Pansies

    A sprig of two pansies (a yellow one and a purple one with a pink bud). This is more suited to people who have some experience in shaded work.

    R160
  • Spring Garden

    A largish garden with irises, carnations and lavender sprays with other flowers. Also featured are a butterfly and 2 bees. This design is in antique colours.

    R160
  • Summer Garden

    A lovely colourful garden design featuring a wooden bench, a topiary tree and tubs of flowers. Although quite intricate, is fairly easy to embroider.

    R169
  • Sweet Memories #1

    A large wreath of flowers using many different stitches. It is very simple to embroider with no shading using only four shades of beige and ecru. Though monochromatic, this design is extremely eye-catching. Other colour variations are given.

    R199
  • Sweet Memories #2

    A large wreath of flowers using many different stitches. It is an extremely eye-catching design that is simple to embroider and is stitched in strong, rich, plum and gold colours.

    R199
  • Victorian Bouquet

    A classical bouquet design suitable for both a cushion and a framed picture. It has bullion roses, buds, daisies and vines.

    R160
  • Victorian Heart

    A large heart made up of flowers using many different stitches in beautiful antique peaches and lilacs. Suitable for a cushion or framed picture.

    R169
  • Zulu Baskets

    An exciting, colourful design featuring four Zulu baskets and handbrush with woven handle. Each basket has a different look and the design uses traditional colouring for the weaves. Can be framed or made into a cushion.

    R185
  • Christmas Wreath

    A large, traditional, celebratory Christmas Wreath Using all the Christmas colours – lots of reds and gold - with all the things you associate with Christmas set in a large holly and mistletoe wreath. Featuring shining thread and beads; the design le

    R199
  • Veggie Clock

    A charming design for a modern or country kitchen. Brightly coloured veggies for each hour of the day; pumpkin, tomato, peppers and peas etc. The motifs are in shaded embroidery, but are small and easy to sew. The design can be made into a cushion or f

    R169
  • Christian Cross (Cotton)

    A simple, restrained cross, available on either seedcloth or Dupion Silk. Suitable for all embroiderers from beginners to advanced.

    R160
  • Christian Cross (Silk)

    A simple, restrained cross, available on either seedcloth or Dupion Silk. Suitable for all embroiderers from beginners to advanced.

    R169
  • Spring-Time (Cotton)

    A delightful, little clock design in antique shades with bullion roses, irises, daisies and other flowers, with a few beads added for a sparkle. Can also be stitched as a commemorative cushion for a special day such as a wedding or birthday. The design

    R160
  • Spring-Time (Silk)

    A delightful, little clock design in antique shades with bullion roses, irises, daisies and other flowers, with a few beads added for a sparkle. Can also be stitched as a commemorative cushion for a special day such as a wedding or birthday. The design

    R185
  • Touch of Persia (Cotton)

    A lovely delicate, flowing design in two shades of blue; but can be embroidered in any two shades you wish - antique shades, pinks, silver and gold, brown and beige, pink and green, sunset shades – custom embroider the design to suit your favourite r

    R199
  • Touch of Persia (Cotton)

    A lovely delicate, flowing design in two shades of blue; but can be embroidered in any two shades you wish - antique shades, pinks, silver and gold, brown and beige, pink and green, sunset shades – custom embroider the design to suit your favourite r

    R199
  • A Touch of Elegance

    A monochromatic design that can be sewn in any shade. It borrows from Chinese influences and uses some lovely stitches and has lots of pearls. Size: 27 cm x 30 cm (10½” x 12”).

    R199