This free set of embroidery pattern features a set of five 4th of July patterns you can print and stitch. Featured in the pattern are a pair of crossed flags, a patriotic star, a firecracker ready to blast off, a ribbon and a traditional bunting.
Work the designs on ready-made or pre-purchased items, or make your own accessories such as a bags, keepsakes or table linens using your favorite embroidery fabric and pattern, stitching the designs in place before or after assembly.
The patterns can be worked up quickly using basic embroidery stitches in embroidery floss or your favorite embroidery threads. The image is given as a full-size as a .jpg file, and can be easily enlarged or reduced to suit your needs using your computer's photo editing software.
• one skein each of DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss in patriotic colors
• evenweave linen or cotton fabric, with a count of 50 threads per inch or higher
• size 10 embroidery needle
• embroidery scissors
• 10" embroidery hoop
• Water-soluble fabric marking pen
Please note: Photographs, patterns and illustrations contained in this project are by Cheryl Fall, are copyrighted © by Cheryl Fall and are licensed solely to About.com, Inc.
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