Free Embroidery Patterns & Projects for Beginners

Easy Embroidered Strawberry Pincushion
Samelia's Mum

When you're just learning how to embroider, you want to start with a project that you can feel successful with. This list of ten free patterns will get you started as a beginner embroiderer. You'll even find some designs that are suitable for kids who are learning to stitch!

Although embroidery is an extensive craft with many forms, it's actually quite easy to get started. You don't need too many supplies and by learning a few basics you'll be ready to tackle any of the...MORE projects in this list. 

As you start out, it's good to choose a design that only requires a few basic stitches. From there, expand your stitch knowledge and practice the 15 stitches every embroiderer should know, and you'll go from beginner to intermediate stitcher in no time!