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Everyone loves FREE embroidery patterns! Here you will find patterns to build your embroidery skills, and information on how to finish your projects.
  1. Free Embroidery Patterns by Type
  2. Free Patterns - Alphabetical Lists
  3. Seasonal Patterns
  1. Helpful Embroidery Links
  2. Embroidery Finishing
  3. Manufacturers' Sites

Free Embroidery Patterns by Type

Select a free embroidery pattern from one of these lists and start stitching. This section will be constantly changing and evolving, so check back often for the latest offerings for surface and hand embroidery, freestyle embroidery, crewel, redwork, pulled or drawn thread, whitework and more. These lists include thumbnail photos to help you select the perfect project (for alphabetical lists or by season, see the two sections below this list).

Free Patterns - Alphabetical Lists

If you know the name of the pattern you are looking for, browse this section featuring the items listed alphabetically. Note that there are no corresonding photos in this section. The lists give above, however, do have thumbnails for your convenience.

Seasonal Patterns

Find free patterns arranged by season - Winter, Spring, Summer or Autumn.

Helpful Embroidery Links

Useful links for embroidery including conversion charts, user questions, and information on the different types of embroidery.

Embroidery Finishing

Finishing is just as important as stitching. Here you'll fun interesting ways too finish and display your creations.

Manufacturers' Sites

Many embroidery thread, fabric and notions manufacturers feature free patterns on their web sites. Here are some worth checking out.

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