Mediterranean Folk Embroidery

Welcome to our collection of textiles inspired by the rich and beautiful embroidery traditions of the Mediterranean. 

New In

Here are new designs from both our ready-made

and  do-it-yourself offerings, or designs that are in the works. Want to know when a new pattern is ready? Sign up for our emails!


Anatolia Burgundy


Etruscan Diamonds Download


Gorgeous tones of olive and garnet feature in Anatolia Burgundy in our ReadyMade section

I'm always working on a new pattern, so visit our Patterns & Fabrics page for download versions, or our Standard Kits page to purchase as a kit or paper pattern.

(photo shows NEW! MidKit 230 in Garnet)


Our next MidKits will be Design 222 & 242

Our Standard Kits & Pattern Downloads are based upon historical designs with patterns adapted for the even the beginning embroiderer

Want to know a bit more about Mediterranean folk embroidery? Here's an article I wrote for the Nashville Needlework Market .

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