• Quilted Christmas Tree

    Quilted Christmas Tree with Thread Options

    Quilted Christmas Tree which thread to use? A quilted Christmas Tree is a great addition to your holiday décor. Plus, this pattern, O’ Christmas Tree by Material Girl Quilts, is a great canvas for more embellishment, such as Glowy or Metallic Threads, beading, ribbons or rickrack and more. Decorate your finished quilted Christmas Tree however you wish! Or leave it as-is and hang above the mantle. Which thread to use for this wall hanging is up to you, as there are so many options! However, for the piecing, a lightweight thread, such as Sulky 50 wt. Cotton, is best. This thread is long-staple, high-quality Egyptian Cotton (nothing but the best!).…

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  • Sew a Basic Apron

    Basic Apron to Sew – No Pattern Needed

    Basic Apron to Sew for anyone on your gift list Sew a basic apron by creating your own pattern right onto the fabric. Then, add machine embroidery to the center front to make a statement, show your favorite animal or sports team or celebrate a favorite holiday. This basic apron is easily completed in 30 minutes or less, save for the machine embroidery time, which depends on the complexity of the design you choose. Make the apron your own and add fun trim to the lower edge, contrasting and/or adjustable straps or a patch pocket. BASIC APRON SUPPLIES 5/8  yard of mediumweight fabric, such as lightweight canvas, twill or interfaced…

  • Sulky 2022 Holiday Mystery Box

    2022 Holiday Mystery Box from Sulky

    2022 Holiday Mystery Box GREAT GIFT ALERT! What’s inside the 2022 Mystery Box? The fun part is opening up your box to see what’s inside! The Holiday 2022 Mystery Box is just that: a MYSTERY!   The 2022 Sulky Holiday Mystery Box is HERE! Gift yourself this fun box, full of items that will spark your creativity this winter. The theme for this winter box is “calm, cool & crisp,” and you’ll find favorites, festive gifts and fun! Inside is more than $45 in products PLUS we’ll add a curated collection of holiday-themed machine embroidery designs to your Sulky account after your purchase is verified – an additional $10 in…

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  • Sulky Holiday Gift Guide

    Sulky Holiday Gift Guide 2022

    Holiday Gift Guide The Sulky Holiday Gift Guide for 2022 is here! We’ve compiled some of our best-sellers, fun gifts and must-makes for this holiday season into one convenient lookbook for you to peruse. Take a look below, flip the pages and click on the images to grab the freebies, purchase products and more. GIFT LISTS Inside the gift guide, you’ll find fun projects to make for others this holiday season. Pl products that you can gift yourself or your sewing friends. I always draw a blank when my family and friends ask what I want for Christmas. I guess I just forget what I’ve been wanting all year long!…

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  • Fabric Grab Bags

    Fabric Grab Bags & More Black Friday Sewing Goodies

    Fabric Grab Bags & more Black Friday Goodies! Fabric grab bags, you ask? Yes, it’s true! We’ve got fabric grab bags with five 1-yard cuts of various fabric prints & solids ready and waiting for your next creative project! Plus, we have loads more Black Friday deals you won’t want to miss. FABRIC GRAB BAG DETAILS For only $19.99, and valued at $44.95, these fabric grab bags will go fast. We can all use more fabric, whether for in-the-hoop projects (try this one or this one), appliquéd mug rugs (like these), quilty wall hangings and table runners (like these and these), sample stitchouts and more! Each of the five 1-yard…

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  • Quilty Ornament Frames

    Quilted Ornament Frames for Holiday Gifting

    Quilted Ornament Frames by Heidi Pridemore   Create fun quilted ornament frames to hang on the tree, use as gift tags, or place at each plate on the table for a holiday feast. These ornaments feature vinyl pockets to hold photos and appliquéd holiday motifs embellished with sparkly metallic threads. The ornaments measure 5″ diameter. QUILTED ORNAMENT SUPPLIES FABRIC REQUIREMENTS A:  1/4 Yard of Blue Snowflakes or Cream Confetti B:  6” square of White C:  6” square of Bright Blue D:  6” square of Yellow E:  6” square of Hot Pink F:  6” square of Green G: 6” square of Purple ADDITIONAL ORNAMENT MATERIALS Sulky Perfect Appliqué™ Fusible Web Assorted…

  • tree collar

    DIY Tree Collar with Fabric Covered Cord

    DIY Tree Collar Make a DIY Tree Collar and put your fabric scraps to good use! If you remember the fabric covered cording used for sewing baskets and rugs, this is the same concept. However, there’s a hole in the center that’s big enough for your tree to fit inside. WHAT’S A TREE COLLAR? A tree collar is an updated take on a tree skirt. You’re probably seeing them in stores made out of various metals, plastics and basket materials. By making your own tree collar, you can customize the size and shape (oval or circle) and use up loads of fabric scraps in the process. Dive into your fabric…

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  • Santa & Elves Ornaments

    Santa and Elves Ornaments with Felty & Filaine

    Santa and Elves Ornaments Jingle Ornaments Skill Level: Beginner Approximately 4” high Designed by Heidi Pridemore Santa and elves make great ornaments when paired with Felty and Filaine! Get crafty for the holidays and whip up a few fun ornaments using these templates and jingle bells for a bit of whimsy. SANTA ORNAMENTS REQUIREMENTS Sulky Felty™: (1) of each, Dark Red, Cherry Red, Forest Green, Light Green & White (2) spools of Filaine™ Thread: 864-1000 & 864-3401 (3) ½” Jingle Bells (3) pieces of string or twine, 28” long (3) ½” Pink Pom-Poms (3) ½” White Pom-Poms Craft Glue or Glue Gun & glue sticks Small Scissors Marking Pen SANTA…

  • Sewing Stocking Full of Goodies – Free with Purchase

    Sulky Sewing Stocking valued at $25 for FREE! with a $100 purchase at Let Sulky be your Secret Santa! Now until 11/14/22 at midnight PT, you can get this sewing stocking full of Sulky goodies for FREE with any $100 purchase. Gift it to yourself or a sewing friend for the holidays, and stock up on Sulky supplies for your handmade gift-making sessions, too! SEWING STOCKING DETAILS All your free goodies are packaged in a plush “sewing” stocking, which is customizable, too! Use your talents to add hand or machine embroidery, making it ready for regifting. Inside the stocking, you’ll find three spools of Sulky Thread – 50 wt.…

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  • Free Hand Embroidery Mammoth Holiday Design

    Free Hand Embroidery Mammothly Merry Christmas Design by Jennifer Carson of Fur & Feather Friends What’s better than free hand embroidery designs, especially for the holidays? Jennifer Carson, of Fur & Feather Friends, designed this Mammothly Merry Christmas pillow pattern and hand embroidery design for Sulky. It features Sulky 12 wt. Filaine Thread, which “blooms” when brushed to create the look of faux fur. Download the freebie and print the design page onto a sheet of Sulky Stick ‘n Stitch Stabilizer for the easiest transfer method ever! Follow Jennifer’s color chart and begin stitching, creating a large-scale design for a pillow or wall hanging. The free hand embroidery design also…

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