Quick tip: how to transfer letters to fabric for embroidery (how-to video)

From A Little SomethingHave you joined the embroidery craze? It’s blowing up Instagram, and no wonder—it’s inexpensive to start, it’s easy to learn, and you can take it anywhere. Fabric, embroidery thread, and scissors are all you need!

A Little Something author Roseann Kermes has loved wool, appliqué, and embroidery ever since childhood when her mother became a 4-H leader. She’s learned lots of tricks for making sewing simpler over the years, and today we get to share one of those tips with you!

Roseann stopped by our office and showed us how she transfers letters to fabric in preparation for embroidery. This is a super-slick trick, tribe—check it out:


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Could it really be that simple? Yes, it could!

You’ll find lots of “little” embroidery and appliqué tips in Roseann’s book A Little Something, along with 16 pretty projects that are perfect for celebrating spring:

Spring Bouquet Bag
Spring Bouquet Bag

Strawberry Sewing Trio
Strawberry Sewing Trio

Hospitality Hanger
Hospitality Hanger

A Little SomethingRing in spring a “little” early this year—pick up A Little Something at ShopMartingale.com and you can instantly download the eBook for free.

What’s your embroidery life like?

  • I carry my embroidery wherever I go.
  • I love to sit at home and enjoy every stitch.
  • I don’t have an embroidery life, but I think I might need one!

Tell us in the comments!


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