Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Faberge Cutwork Egg Created by jeweler Peter Carl Faberge, the ornate Faberge eggs were Easter gifts commissioned for mothers and daughters in the Russian imperial family. While you may not have a royal title, you?ll be stitching like a queen using techniques like cutwork and fringe embroidery to make this magnificent Easter decoration. Once embroidered, the ornament can be framed in Kimberbell's traditional bamboo hoop, adorned with ribbon bows and pompom trim.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Friends Warm the Heart Mug Hug Remember braiding friendship bracelets from embroidery floss in 6th grade? Clever piecing in-the-hoop makes the fabric on this mug hug appear braided. And, just like those bracelets, you?ll want to make one for every friend. Perfect for pairing with a hot cocoa or coffee cup, a kind sentiment finishes the mug hug. With three sizes to choose from, mug hugs are beautiful as a candle wrap too.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Glitter Nosed Reindeer Tote What do you get when you applique a reindeer on buffalo check? Kimberbell cute with a capital JOY and all the holiday hashtags! With a nose made of glitter, this handsome guy spreads Christmas merry in a tote big enough for packing plenty of reindeer games. Kimberbell?s Buffalo Check Totes come without the side seams sewn up so it?s easy to hoop the bag itself, then add the adorable embroidery.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Hello Winter Bench Buddy Like kisses from heaven, the first snowflake brings both wonder and delight. This winter Bench Buddy welcomes the season with a snowflake made of white applique glitter. Pieced borders are added after embroidery on your sewing machine to make the cover just right for Kimberbell?s 8? pillow form. Design files include options for double hooping the pillow top in a 5 x 7 hoop.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Life is Sweet Tea Towel From strawberry shortcake or strawberry jam, dipped in chocolate or frosty daiquiri, life is sweeter with strawberries. This delightful tea towel captures all the cuteness of a red ripe strawberry. With our innovative technique for Over-the-Edge Applique, fabric is placed on both the front and back of the tea towel hem. A layer of flexible foam interfacing is sandwiched in between the fruity fabric pieces which gives dimension and makes the embroidered strawberries seem almost real. Enjoy every delicious stitch!
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Machine Embroider By Number: Leaf French author, Albert Camus wrote, ?Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.? If the rich tones of autumn delight your heart, then you?ll love this Kimberbell original Embroider by Number project. Choose a single favorite color for this flower of fall centerpiece or three different fabrics to make variegated leaf blades. Crosshatch quilting and optional ribbon loops for hanging complete the mini quilt in all five sizes. From extra-small to extra-large, you?ll find many ways to display and use each one? coaster or mug rug, potholder or placement, seasonal ornament or home d?cor. The smallest size even makes an adorable pin cushion.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Mini Wall Hanging: Happy Birthday A layer cake with icing, candles, confetti, and now Kimberbell?all become part of your birthday wishes! We used applique glitter to make the balloons even brighter and colorful piecing for the border. This adorable wall hanging can be made in three sizes and has all the features we love about quilting, except the work is finished in-the-hoop on an embroidery machine.
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Modern Patchwork Zipper Pouch Funny thing about the word modern, as times change, so does its definition. From piecing scraps by hand with needle and thread to our present-day home embroidery machines, the modern sewing movement has had quite the evolution. The combination of a simple patchwork strip with contemporary techniques like quilting in-the-hoop, gives this zipper pouch a subtle sophistication in all four sizes. Just right for sewing notions, makeup, and other essentials, Kimberbell zipper pouches are fully lined with no raw edges or stabilizer showing
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Sage Owl Oven Mitt There are two definitions for the word sage. One meaning wisdom and good judgment, as in sage advice. The other, a savory culinary herb popular in meat and poultry dishes. Take our advice and serve up a spicy dish for your family with these adorable owl oven mitts. In three sizes, for holding saucepan handles to a cast iron skillet, your fingers fit just inside the wings. We?ve stitched our owls with flannel and recommend a layer of insulated lining like Insul-Bright?, and batting for use as a hot pad or oven mitt
Kimberbell Exclusives Classes, Sweet Feet: Rain Boots When life gives you rainy days, why not wear cute boots and jump in the puddles? Or, just stay inside and stitch a pair of darling rain boots on your embroidery machine. A layer of vinyl makes happy cotton prints appear like real rubber boots. Kimberbell?s Medium Sweet Tube slips inside each boot with darling ribbon straps. To encourage a friend who is weathering the storms of life, we?ve included a printable PDF with five gift tag options.