The garden kit is larger and more elaborate than our regular stitch kits. you can use it as a standalone framed sampler but it works really well as a pa.


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Sashiko Thimble

i need to make me one of these awesome thimbles! you wear it down at the base of your finger, resting on the top of your palm.


Hedgehog Handworks Closes Its Doors After 30 Years.

Learn to Embroider an Alphabet Sampler Kit

Our Learn to Embroider an Alphabet Sampler Kit is inspired by the hundreds of thousands of samplers that came before it. It takes these techniques and traditions and gives them a modern spin.

This first in a series of printed samplers to embroider is hand drawn and printed on cotton. It arrives ready to stitch! (Please note that this item is not embroidered, but ready to be embroidered by YOU. The pictures show one way to fill in the design, but you can choose whatever colors/threads you like)  This sampler measures approx 10 x 12  There are lots more examples on Instagram tagged with #dropclothsamplers  In search of stitch help? Check out my workshops based on this sampler a...

Original Dropcloth Embroidery Sampler

Learn to Embroider a Sampler

Learn to Embroider a Sampler Kit

Coin Thimble

This pretty little Coin Thimble is made of soft leather with a special dimpled brass coin disc for fingertip protection.

Pin Magnet

While you're busy making things, your naughty pins are busy dropping to the floor! Summon home errant pins with a quick swipe of this powerful little Pin Magnet.

Tailor's Thimble

This capless Tailor's Thimble from Merchant & Mills has an open top for tactile fabric control, protecting your finger without affecting dexterity.

Seam Ripper

Everyone makes mistakes and Merchant & Mills' high quality Seam Riper is there for you when you do! In classic white with a sharp and precise blade, put one in your sewing basket!