Latest issue of Love Embroidery Magazine

Love Embroidery issue 6 is here and it's bringing the festive joy! We're still pretty shiny and new so if you haven't seen our mag before, take a scroll down the page and dive into our issue preview gallery...

Love Embroidery felt garland decoration on wooden matelpiece

Introducing the beautiful new embroidery magazine! Love Embroidery takes a completely fresh look at the world of embroidery, offering over 10 easy step-by-step projects each issue for beginner and intermediate stitchers.


We’re the only embroidery magazine that comes with an exclusive gift each month, from iron-on embroidery transfers to full embroidery kits! Our designs have been created exclusively by the most well-known and talented designers in the embroidery community. Grab your copy today to enjoy beautiful photography, tonnes of inspiration for your next embroidery project and expert advice to help you improve your skills.

Love Embroidery also provides hours of reading pleasure in the form of the latest news, events and shows to visit, in-depth designer profiles from the biggest names in the industry, plus lots of chat from the embroidery community.

Issue 6 is out today. Order your copy in our online store or subscribe today to get a Mettler thread pack worth £46!

Look inside our latest issue!

Magazine cover of Love Embroidery issue 6

Issue 6 has arrived and it’s brimming with festive fun! Start your Christmas stitching with this month’s gift – a gorgeous kit containing threads, printed fabric and a hoop. Plus, you’ll find 20 seasonal makes inside to stitch, sew and share! Scroll down to see this issue’s projects…

Embroidery projects shot in the studio
All-in-one hoop kit by Cristin Morgan

Start your festive stitching tonight with our all-in-one hoop kit by Cristin Morgan. Each kit includes a bright pink hoop, printed navy fabric and stranded cotton in gold, light green, dark green, pink and white.

Embroidery hoop containing an Alpine scene of skaters on a frozen lake
Alpine hoop by Georgie Emery

Capture the magic of winter with a layered snowy scene by Georgie Emery.

Colourful felt garland with stitched detail on a wooden mantel
Bright felt garland by Christine Leech

Adorn your mantel with Christine Leech‘s vibrant felt garland!

Embroidered snowflake mandala on light blue fabric in a wooden embroidery hoop
Snowflake mandala hoop art by Amina K

Take a few mindful moments for yourself when you stitch this peaceful snowflake mandala by Amina K.

Blue and white pinstripe pyjamas with embroidered details of moons, clouds and stars
Embellished dreamy PJs by Georgie Emery

Update your slumbers with these dreamy moon, star and cloud motifs by Georgie Emery.

Christmas card featuring embroidered cocktail glasses and the phrase
Merry & Bright greetings card by Louisa Burtonshaw

Use your sewing machine and scraps of paper to make Louisa Burtonshaw‘s jolly card design.

Embroidery projects shot in the studio
Metal thread embroidery workshop by Becky Hogg

Learn how to use couching stitch and metallic purl to decorate your designs with Becky Hogg!

White felt reindeer with red embroidery detail
Felt reindeer by Clare Youngs

Make these soft and simple reindeer with Clare Youngs‘ easy-to-follow tutorial.

Colourful felt mittens
Colourful felt mittens by Clare Youngs

Turn soft wool felt and threads into these bright and beautiful mittens by Clare Youngs.

Embroidered cookie recipe in a hoop
Cookie recipe hoop by Tory McNidder

Capture a family favourite in stitches with Tory McNidder‘s cookie recipe hoop.

Handsewn green advent calendar with embroidered numbers and festive motifs
Advent calendar by Anna Alicia

Start your countdown to Christmas with Anna Alicia‘s contemporary calendar how-to.

Also in this issue

  • Behind the scenes with designer and business owner Warunee Bolstad.
  • Exciting subscription offer!
  • Style chat with textile artist Anna Hultin.
  • Fun things to buy, websites to try, ideas to try and other stitching delights

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Love Embroidery Issue 5

Love Embroidery issue 5 cover, showing an embroidered fox sitting among flowers in a wooden hoop. The cover also shows a stitched sunflower, carrot, needle punch banner with jars of flowers on, zip-up pouch and a woman's face who is artist Ciara LeRoy

Issue 5 is bursting with gorgeous autumnal patterns! Celebrate the season with Jenny Reid’s cute fox hoop and enjoy a harvest-themed transfer set by Maggie Magoo Designs. Inside, you’ll find 16 beautiful projects to stitch and share!

Love Embroidery Issue 4

Love Embroidery issue 4

Say hello to issue 4! It’s bursting with bright and beautiful projects to fill your summer. Turning heads on our cover is Jessica Long’s gorgeous hummingbird and inside you’ll find even more sunny designs, plus top tips and tutorials to take your stitching to the next level.

Love Embroidery Issue 3

Love Embroidery issue 3

Issue 3 is here and it’s packed with trend-led embroidery projects that you’re going to love! Gracing the cover is Emille Ferris’ beautiful blue butterfly – see the full tutorial inside for how to stitch it – plus a tropical-themed transfer gift by Jessie Doe to get you in the mood for summer.

Love Embroidery Issue 2

Love Embroidery magazine issue 2

In issue 2 of Love Embroidery 2 we’re brightening the world with a fiesta of flowers, rainbows and nature-inspired embroidery designs. Follow our step-by-step tutorials to embellish a denim jacket with a burst of wild blooms, make a tactile beaded octopus, machine stitch vintage postcards and create a bespoke notebook featuring an exclusive motif by Miriam Polak of Slow Evenings. Then, learn all about Sashiko, the Japanese decorative running stitch to sew up a set of stylish storage pots for your home, and meet needlepainting artist Emillie Ferris in this month’s Designer Profile, where we take a closer look at her stunning nature-inspired artworks. Each issue comes with full-size templates, illustrated stitch guides and gift motifs for you to embroider, so no matter your skill-level, you can start stitching today!

Love Embroidery Issue 1

Love Embroidery Magazine Cover

Brand New! In issue 1 we have beautiful patterns for you to stitch, stunning features to read, expert-led tutorials to help you take your projects to the next level, and everything embroidery related to shop, see and buy. Make a gorgeous buzzing bee design, embellish your sneakers with floral artistry, make filigree felt eggs for Easter and create loads of other beautiful works of embroidery art to hang, wear and share. All the templates you need are included, along with stitch tutorials and step-by-step instructions.