Free downloadable designs
Our LOVE-ly graphic designer, Laura LOVEs Hatch, like we all do! She brings you a couple of FREE embroidered sayings you can stitch out for your Valentine.
Learn about how to create an ITH Crazy Patch and new Motifs and then how to apply them
A fantastic article by the amazing Lindee Goodall who will show you how to master machine embroidery motifs.
Digitizing video tutorial and FREE Design
This lovely embroidered clock is a really easy project and makes the perfect last minute Christmas gift. Tutorial video included of the digitizing process.
Talking to Nicola about her embroidery inspirations and "dark side"
We caught up with Nicola Elliott and talked about her new 'Raw Edge" applique range, her "dark side" and how she and her girls celebrate Halloween. She generously offered three of her spooky Halloween designs for you to download.
Turn your owl design from scary to patriotic!
In this week’s blog article we show you how to take an existing design and customize it with a few changes for any occasion. We took the Halloween Owl design and turned it into a Patriotic Owl to celebrate the 4th of July!
How to embroider on hessian and FREE bird designs
There are many FREE designs included in the Hatch Embroidery software. We picked these three beautiful folk birds for a little project that shows you how you can embroider on a difficult type of fabric. The result is a lovely hessian bunting that you can hang up to decorate your balcony or a protected area in your garden. Read more...
It was a really LOVE-ly competition
Our Valentine's Day Facebook Photo contest was a roaring success. We asked our followers to submit their Valentine's Day themed embroidery creations and we received many amazing entries. It was fantastic to see how creative everyone got! It was obvious that a lot of LOVE went into the the contestants' work.
The story of the award winning artist and her unique embroidery designs
In this week's blog post we are featuring an embroiderer with a truly unique style. We are also offering three of her beautiful and brand new Valentine's Day themed embroidery designs to be downloaded for FREE. Although relatively new to machine embroidery, Nicola Elliott is already making a name for herself in the embroidery world...
Great tips for beautiful home decorations and gifts
Thanksgiving is almost upon us again, and what better way to celebrate than by adding personal touches to your home in honor of the occasion? Creating your own DIY decoration can be a fun way of putting your own stamp on the season. Explore your creativity in our latest inspirational blog article loaded with great tips and ideas!
Special features and stitch effects that will take your embroidery to the next level
It is so easy to take a simple design and make it “Boo-tiful” with Hatch Embroidery! This week we are giving you two designs that we have taken from simple to exciting using special features and stitches in the Hatch Embroidery Software. We will also take you through the steps of the transformation on the Halloween Owl design.
Supporting the Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign by the American Breast Cancer Foundation
We continue to find ways to help you promote Breast Cancer Awareness month. Last week we gave you several pink ribbon designs to stitch out in embroidery. This week we found a fun and effective campaign run by the American Breast Cancer Foundation. We contacted them to see if we could digitize the campaign logo and they gladly gave us permission.
For beginners and advanced Hatch users. See our video tutorials on special embroidery effects!
Did you know that breast cancer is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death among women worldwide? October is all about raising awareness and funds. We wanted to get involved by creating variations on the pink ribbon design that can be used to show your support for anyone who might be battling with the disease.