Embellishing fabric with fancy needlework. There are a variety of different stitches and different kinds of embroidery such as crewel, blackwork and Brazilian. Embroidery is used a lot in creating quilts, especially crazy quilts.
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Resource site which also sells kits.
Instructions and pictures of Armenian embroidery. Specifically Marash embroidery.
Megan McConnell writes about all forms of embroidery, from machine embroidery, to cross stitch. Articles and forums.
Offers a selection of hand embroidery tips and kits.
Brazilian Dimensional Embroidery
Yahoo group organized for the advancement and education of those interested in Brazilian dimensional embroidery.
Celtic Cross Stitch
Celtic cross stitch basic introduction to patterns, designs and instructions
Gallery of work embroidery and quilting work by Martina Rosenberg . Online classes.
Illustrates and explores the imaginative ways embroidery has developed and is being used today. Archive of past articles and how to subscribe.
Embroidery Methods Guide
A guide on a variety of embroidery techniques, including cross stitch, Swedish huck weaving, punch needle, silk ribbon, blackwork, Hardanger, crewel, and machine embroidery.
The Embroidery Site
Showcases the embroidery work of Janet Holehouse, based in Manchester, England.
Offers free embroidery designs, tutorials, software, and articles.
Flickr: Embroidered Art
Image gallery of embroidery as an art. Original designs.
Flickr: Embroidered Motifs
Photos of motifs embroidered by hand. Any technique: traditional embroidery, thread painting, red/ gold/ black work, silk ribbon embroidery, waste canvas work, Brazilian embroidery, stump work.
Group for posting pictures of in progress and finished works.
Flickr: Embroidery and Science
This group is to show examples of embroidery, textile and fibre art with a science and nature theme or base.
Flickr: Seam / Couture - Embroidery
A group with an image gallery for showing off embroidery work.
Island Ireland: Mountmellick Embroidery
Description and history of this style of Irish whitework embroidery. Samples.
Jacqui McDonald Hand Embroidery
Whitework, Jacobean, Blackwork, Stumpwork, Goldwork, Knotgardens & Canvasswork. Classes and information.
Jean Fletcher's Stumpwork
Samples of completed work and free patterns to download.
Embroidery history and information on many styles of embroidery, traditional and contemporary, embroidery tips and tutorials.
Johanna's Needlework Stitches
Online stitch diagrams. Stitches and tips.
Mary Corbet's Needle 'N Thread
Includes video tutorials for hand embroidery stitches, articles and reviews on needlework supplies, floss, fabric, and threads.
Library of free needlecraft designs and patterns, how-to articles, and a stitch dictionary. Primary focus is embroidery.
Embroidery projects, stitch directory, classes, and stitching challenges from Sharon B.
Sew in Love
An embroidery student shares her projects.
Vera Stoll Hardanger Design
Information about Hardanger Embroidery. History and tutorial help.
Victorian Embroidery and Crafts
Embroidery and craft patterns and how-to's. Geared to hand embroidery.
Vinciolo's Les Singvliers Et Novveaux Povrtraicts (1587)
A facsimile and some modern charts of an embroidery/lace pattern book from 1587.
Waterrose Handcrafted Obsession
Blog discussing hand embroidered personal accessories and other topics. Using felt, wool, cotton and silk.
Embroidery discovery space for children and anyone involved in textile art, craft and education.
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