Category Archives: Beads

Easter 2014 Sampler

I wish you all a joyful Easter! 

This sampler contains beading, 5 special stitches in its modest 49 x 99 total stitches, and a quote from one of my favorite authors. 

Happy, peaceful stitching!


Pic ~ Easter 2014 Sampler


New England Spring ~ Freebie

A small sampler packed with special stitches, under my copyright and released for your personal, non-commercial use only.  Uses Sullivan Floss or DMC 3713, 761, 760 & 3761  or  Au Ver A Soie 1011/1012, 1013/2931, 2932/2943 & 1722.

 New England Spring

New England Spring

Freebie Sampler ~ Decide for God!

A small sampler with a big message … free for your personal use only and under my copyright.

Happy Stitching!


Decide for God!

Decide for God!

Freebie ~ Spring Stitch Sampler

Happy Spring, Happy Easter, Happy Passover!  Spring Stitch Sampler is released under my copyright, for your personal, non-commercial stitching pleasure.

This little sampler would also look great with beads in the place of the English/French knots!  Check the Shared Files II box for the pattern.

Happy Stitching!


Spring Stitch Sampler

Spring Stitch Sampler

Freebie ~ End of Winter Snowflake

Only two weeks till the end of winter!  Here’s hoping that this little snowflake will suffice for any snow that might be still thinking of coming our way!

End of Winter Snowflake

End of Winter Snowflake

Freebie ~ Strawberry Border Sampler

Hi Stitchers! 

Here’s a happy sampler with lots of special stitches, to embroider in pretty shades of red and green.  There’s even a bit of Blackwork!  As with all the freebies I release, it is  under my copyright and not to be put to any commercial use.  Happy Stitching and please send me pictures of your work!


Something Cooling to Stitch this Summer ~ I Heart Snowflakes

Hi fellow Stitchers!

Here’s a pretty, quaker style freebie.    I Heart Snowflakes is 5″ X 11 1/2″   on 14 ct linen.  It’s a nice size to stitch in-hand and take with you.  The design is under my copyright and released for your personal, non-commercial use only.

Happy Summer Stitching!


I Heart Snowflakes

Freebie: Wild ~ Flower Sampler

PIC Wild ~ Flower Sampler 2011

Coffee free since April 7th, 2011!!  Sleeping soundly and waking up easily in the mornings.  

Here is my latest freebie, and an example of the free form embroidery that I love to play with.   The design is under my copyright and for your personal stitching only,  and not for any commercial use. 

Happy Stitching!


PS   To obtain the color/symbol chart for this, or any of my patterns, go to the My Shared Files  box on the right hand side of the main blog page.  Click on Embroiderbee’s Primary Hive at the top of any page to go to the main page.   All the available patterns are arranged in chronological order, … so the newest ones are on the top of the list.  Look for the pattern you want by name, and double-click on its PDF to download it to wherever you download files on your computer.

Spring Freebie ~ Raspberry Sampler

Raspberry Sampler

Here’s a tiny sampler packed with special stitches and a little bead work.  It’s free for your personal, non-commercial use only.

Happy Stitching!  Happy Spring!


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