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Welcome to day 12 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win the Ultimate Embroidery Kit from Sublime Stitching! Comment on this blog article by 9AM (EST) Monday, December 13th to be entered to win!

The Original Embroidery Kit! Everything you need to learn how to embroider (and keep embroidering) with high-quality supplies all brought together for you in one kit. Hundreds of possible projects, endless possibilities. Become an embroiderer like magic!

Comes Crammed With:
- 5" Plastic Embroidery Hoop
- 4 Embroidery Needles w/ Magnet
- PINK all-metal embroidery scissors
- Complete Embroidery How-To and Stitch Diagrams by Jenny Hart

Kit is packaged in super cute Floral Fantasy Tote!

Sublime Stitching was founded independently in Austin, Texas in 2001 by Jenny Hart, due to an overabundance of bunny-n-duckie patterns and outdated, overly-difficult instructions for embroidery. After first trying embroidery in the summer of 2000, Hart was unable to find any alternative patterns for stitching (“alternative” meaning: anything other than cutesy teddy bears, duckies, bunnies and scarecrows). Instead of waiting for the craft industry to do something new, she did it herself. Jenny decided to create the company she wished existed: introducing her own designs in non-traditional themes, with new education and new anything for embroidery.

Hart’s vision for updated embroidery has grown from her first line of four design sheets to over fifty themes, including the collaborative Artist Series, and a complete product line that includes quality tools and textiles for embroidery.

Sublime Stitching endeavors to maintain fair-trade relationships both locally and internationally and to collaborate with communities of other independent crafters, artists and locally-owned businesses whenever possible. All for embroidery and embroidery for all!

Comment to Win: What level sewer would you consider yourself?

Congratulations to corvus who won a DVD package from Threads!

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This giveaway is sponsored by Sublime Stitching

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    Dec 13, 2010, 09.07 AMby Kerri W

    beginner … although going by the number of patterns and material i have i should be better but i just have to get around to buying a higher table so my back doesn’t cain

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    Dec 13, 2010, 09.05 AMby miss-venflon

    Intermediate-i used basic-ready patterns and fit them to my shape-i use many sewing techniques

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.51 AMby chetange

    I took sewing in school and loved it but lost the patience for it. Now 10 years later love it again but would say I am beginner-intermediate. I use burda patterns I am not sure if it is just me but I wish the directions were just a bit clearer. But I always struggle through love your web-site its one of my favs.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.51 AMby damia

    beginner / intermediate – depending on what I’m doing

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.49 AMby oslocraft

    Intermediate, I can follow a pattern and make up simple patterns.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.41 AMby doitmomma

    Intermediate. I can follow patterns and make stuff up but it’s always experimental!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.40 AMby freakusbzzz

    Intermediate with lots of experience. Terrible at somethings and excellent at others.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.21 AMby sugarduck

    I’d say advanced beginner.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.20 AMby libbysharf

    Intermediate… for a while I’m thinking of getting some courses to advance my knowledge

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.06 AMby szanto

    intermadiate

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.05 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.05 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.05 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.05 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.05 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 08.00 AMby nancyalexis

    Beginner for sure!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.54 AMby Lynne Haflett

    Advanced, but still learning every day.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.50 AMby nettevivante

    Hmm, I would say intermediate?! Still do not sew as neet as I would like to! :)

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.46 AMby Shannon Radoll

    Advanced, mainly because I’ve been at it for so long! I like being able to see where a pattern needs a dart or other adjustment to make a perfect fit.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.44 AMby erikakristine

    Cute, but I would agree it’s a bit intermediate. Fun gift for the holiday though!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.40 AMby misschristiana

    I am a total beginner and could use a few lessons.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.40 AMby veronika33

    Well I would say advanced intermediate, stil not an expert but a quite a bit far from a beginner. :)

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.36 AMby hunchback

    Intermediate, not totally new but definitely not an expert.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.28 AMby MadelineT

    It depends on what I am sewing. I can be intermediate to advanced.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.23 AMby victors

    Intermediate but somedays a total novice!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.11 AMby Emily Liu

    I used to think i was pretty good in sewing, but then after my break, i’ve become a horrible sewer ><

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.09 AMby himechan

    Intermediate-beginner! I definitely have a lot more to learn!

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.04 AMby dobrotalivia

    I think Iā€™m intermediate.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 07.01 AMby happybox

    I guess I would call myself beginner-intermediate although I have been sewing for many years now, but never anything really difficult.

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    Dec 13, 2010, 06.59 AMby 5dreamer5

    I’d say beginning intermediate. I am definitely not new to sewing but not an expert by any stretch of the word. However, it’s weird. Because I am self taught I actually don’t know how to follow pattern instructions and generally wing it. haha.

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