Free stuff

This is your resource! Here you will find free designs for you to use (non commercially please) and information sheets for you to download. More will be added regularly!

Goldwork metals and threads information sheet.

This info sheet gives you lots of information about all of the goldwork threads and metals that are available in our shop including accurate sizes, finishes and guidance on when to use each type of thread. Click the image or this link:

Current version: Version 3 2019

Free designs

Sweetheart Sweet Pea design

Have a go at this lovely little sweetpea heart design! Watch the video here to see Sarah test out some different threads

Pin cushion

Use this instruction and template pdf along with this video here to make your pin cushion!. Buy your wooden bowl from the shop here.

Acorn and oakleaf

A quick little design that can be worked in any technique! Watch the video on how to tansfer this design in five different ways here

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Leaf sampler

Make your own leaf sampler or design your own from the selection of leaves! The download includes a list of materials that I used but experiment with materials from your stash. Watch the video on this project here

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L for Lavender

Great for beginners or just if you want to work a small quick project! The download includes a list of all the materials that you will need.

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Easter egg templates

Decorate your own easter eggs! Download the egg shapes and watch the video here for some easy medium and hard (boiled!) embroidered egg patterns! Download also includes all of the stitches and materials that I used in the video.

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Ribbon rose heart

This is a lovely one if you want to get into silk ribbon embroidery or just to stitch for a loved one in your life! Watch the video of this project on YouTube here.

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Winter Wonderland

A seasonal design to celebrate an English winter with plants found on my local walks. Great for beginners as well as those who just love this design! See me stitch this design on YouTube here.

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Wreath of Roses

This design is great for those just starting out in embroidery or for anyone who loves embroidery in it's purest form! Follow my video here on YouTube and stitch your own beautiful wreath of roses...

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Indian Elephant design

Have a go at this design from VLOG number four! Follow my suggested stitch plan or design your own!

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let's go fly a kite!

The perfect design for goldwork beginners but you can stitch any way you like!

'Let's go fly a kite' lettering

Add some lettering to your kite embroidery! 3 sizes available.

Seashore wreck project

Have a go at Caroline Homfray's Shipwreck inspired embroidery! Download the design here and follow the links for the materials she used.

Visit Caroline's website to see more of her work here:

Palace Script Alphabet

Have a go at stitching some lettering! Print off this alphabet and trace the letters off you like, ready for stitching!

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Silver Spangled Deer

Print off to trace the design. Also includes a stitch plan and materials list. See videos on all of the techniques suggested in the stitch plan here! Suitable for beginners.

New design coming!

Peacock (simple)

This lovely little peacock design is perfect for beginners or for those wanting a small project to work on! Choose from three sizes and check out our three videos for some ideas on how to stitch them here!

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Beginner's butterfly

Work along with our Beginner's Embroidery videos! Print off to trace the design. Also includes a stitch plan and materials and equipment list. See the videos here.

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Little Egret

Stitch this little Egret in it's entirety! This download includes instructions to stitch this entire project. Check out our accompanying video too on the 'How to...' page here.

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Daisy design

Simple but so versatile, this design can be stitched in blackwork, goldwork, as a stitch sampler....

Please note, this is an outline design only.

Flower design

Stitch in freestyle embroidery, blackwork, goldwork, the choice is yours! Please note, this an outline design only.

To stitch in goldwork, see the videos here!

Toadstool trio

These cute little toadstools are so versatile! Stitch the trio or make a whole forest of them! Please note, this is an outline design only.

Flower Spray

Choose from two sizes! Great for practicing your stitching on or trying out a new technique. Please note, this is an outline desgin only.

Seahorse Design

Seahorse design

Test your sewing skills on this little seahorse! Please note, this is an outline design only.

Aquilegia Design

Aquilegia flower

Stitch this lovely Aquilegia flower, outline or go all out and silk shade! Please note this is an outline design only.

Information sheets

Shisha worksheet

A helpful reminder on how to stitch on your shisha mirrors! check out our Shisha mirror videos too here

Beginner's Tambour worksheet

This Beginner's Tambour worksheet is kindly provided by our resident Tambour expert Caroline Homfray and contains all those useful little things you need to get going! Check out Carolin'es extensive set of videos on this subject also here.

Golden Daisy padding templates

Use these templates to stitch your YouTube Golden Daisy project

5cm box measurements

If you've taken my box making lass and want to make another box, then here are the measurements!

'Bead' lettering templates

To add more items to this collection, click the + button that appears to the right of the final item when hovering your mouse over this block.

Stem stitch V outline stitch!

Confused about which stitch is which? Download this for all the information on these two stitches!