Whimsical Felt Embroidery: 30 Easy Projects for Creating Exquisite Wall Art (Paperback)
Add a Handmade Touch to Any Room with Cheerful Embroidery
Upgrade your needle art with Meghan Thompson’s charming, fanciful felt embroidery projects. When Meghan was decorating her daughter’s nursery, she realized that the perfect finishing touch was a whimsical felt unicorn—so she embroidered one. From there, she dove headfirst into felt embroidery, incorporating fun fabrics that add dimension and texture to hoop art and bring projects to life. Now she shares 30 fun designs and all her know-how, tips and tricks with you.
With step-by-step instructions and photos to guide you, it’s easier than ever to create colorful llamas, elephants and other cute animal projects that you’ll be proud to display on your walls or gift to friends and family. Tear-out templates assist you in following irresistible foodie-approved patterns reminding you “Donut Worry” or proclaiming “Love You a Latte.” And flora-inspired designs featuring cacti, fiddle leaf figs and daisies are simple to stitch and add some earthy flair to any room’s décor.
Whether you’re an embroidery pro or are just starting out, Meghan offers all the instruction you need to master embroidery stitches, work with templates, personalize your projects with names or dates and display your finished masterpieces.
About the Author
MEGHAN THOMPSON is the embroiderer behind the popular Etsy shop Olive & Fox and the Instagram account of the same name. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with her husband and two children.
“This playful mixing of felt and embroidery is the perfect way to dive into the needlecraft world! The instructions are easy to follow, and the designs are downright adorable. Buy this book—you won’t regret it!”
—SARA SHOEMAKER, owner and creator of The Kitschy Stitcher and design collaborator with DMC Thread jewelry kits
“Meghan’s attention to detail and skill make her work come alive as she uses multiple mediums to bring depth to her art. I have no doubt you will love this beautiful book and all the darling projects that await you within the pages.”
—AMANDA BRYDE, author and creator of the Create Your Own Embroidery craft kit and owner of Brynn&Co.
“I am in awe of this delightful book! Whether you’re new to embroidery or you’ve been stitching for years, you will come away with techniques and inspiration to create handmade and beloved keepsakes. Grab your stitching supplies and get ready for the cutest crafternoon ever!”
—CELESTE JOHNSTON, embroidery artist and owner of Lemon Made Shop
“Meghan presents patterns in a wonderful way that is entertaining and detailed, while easily accessible to those who’ve only just started stitching. Embroiderers who know their way around a hoop will enjoy using additional textiles to create unique twists!”
—MICHELLE STAUB, embroidery artist, Stitching Sabbatical
“Starting with just the right supplies and a perfect color palette, this book will lead you through threading your needle and taking that first stitch into felt crafts!”
—RENAE BRADLEY, creator of Benzie Design