Blog Entries

Plush Orca In-the-Hoop

Today’s freebie is a tiny, fully three-dimensional plush made entirely in the hoop. I’ve got a whole series of these sorts of 3-D plushies lined up, so this is my...

Introducing Discourse, and giveaways

I decided I needed a place for discussions of the more complicated embroidery designs - the in-the-hoop plushies like the Orca (this coming Friday’s freebie) and the beanie dragons (this...

Scaling up satins

Satins scale easily in Ink/Stitch, but only in the stitch-density direction. Luckily, it’s not hard to split a satin stitch into two parallel ones with the new Convert Satin to...

The tiny Aldi sewing machine

Someone on the fediverse was asking about basic sewing machine recommendations, and the tiny Aldi sewing machine came up. I wasn’t planning to get one – I have *counts on...

Dino-Mouse embroidery alphabet

I needed some embroidered text for a Christmas project and couldn’t find the right alphabet, so I made my own. Now that I’m using the new Ink/Stitch, I turned it...

Pixel Art Eevee

Pixel art always seems easy to digitize until you realize how much manual pathing you have to do. This was my first time playing around with the “fill stitch ending...