( edited 05 Dec 2020 ) 29 Nov 2020
Edited 12-5-2020. 11-30-20– 12-6-20. Freebie design links for 1 week Mon-Sun, Monthly links too. Feel free to add update comments for designs that are not already announced. Keep on sewing!
REMINDER! I love making the list for all of you but as you know “things happen”. Sometimes the site goes down and other minor details. I would suggest you bookmark your favorite sites or try copying and pasting my list to a word document.
Sometimes I’m going to edit this post instead of add-ons so watch for edit dates! I won’t edit while on mobile devices so there will be add-ons too. Hold ctrl while clicking on the link to open a new window.
An asterisk * will be added to the section that’s changed when I update.
ADVENTS-most start on Dec 1
*San Francisco Stitch Company- Christmas Charms given on random days
Sulky -tutorials or gifts
Bernina-click on picture with the day’s number on it for freebie or tutorial (these are instructions for last year, check to see if there is an advent this year)
Katrins –hover until you find the right day and then click
Designs By Sick-log in I don’t see and Advent this year yet
Liane Stitch may have an advent this year. Link in Monthly. Go to Free Designs to see if there is a calendar
Filipkoza Advent-Dates are listed on the Advent page.
Maurer Stroh: For Newer Cuties a repeat of the cross stitch Advent Calendar
*Stickbear- sales or freebies
DON’T MISS (occasional freebies and temporary dailies)
*BFC Anniversary designs every 3 days. Design 11 and 12 until Sunday
Many sets may have freebies. To see the newest freebies go to New Arrivals in the top bar. Then click on the designs. If there is a freebie there will be a note on the right of the design page that tells you what is free. There is also a Free Tutorials and More section.
PNW –Check Samples on the left also check Blogs with link at the bottom of the page. Log in to add designs to cart
Sonia Showalter: check for new designs
Julie Hall: Go to free designs at the bottom or top of the page.
From the Needle of Anne - check for new designs
Bernina English link- check posts for free designs and tutorials. Last 2 links have free projects and designs. Chinese Wisdom
Julia’s Needle Designs- occasional freebies
Check front page and Free Design tab at the top.
Also check Blog in second link
Blue Bunny Hollow- Check the freebie section titled On the Hollow. Cancer Awareness set
Birochka- go to Online Embroidery Store then Free Machine Embroidery Designs. Sort by Latest. (Butterfly Mask)
NO NEW DESIGNS RECENTLY (in this section)
Belinda Joy-Hover over Shop then click Freebies (Christmas designs are most recent)
Songbirds. Go to Shop then Freebies.
Stitched Impressions: (This has restarted after a long break.) Gingerbread Alphabet A-F. Go to Free Designs on the right. Sign up for newsletter on website to access freebies.
TT’s World -Bunny alpha up to J-Z. Go to Freebies on the right.
These may not stay up so get them quick.
Bordados de Coracao
Threadlove: occasional new freebies in the new sets.
Do ctrl f5 to refresh your page if you don't see it.
DAILY LINKS (most in this section change daily)
*Tattered Stitch Embroideries-Present Gift Card Holder PQRST. Monday-Friday -if you can’t find the current letter you can search for the alphabet name. E will not be free.
Thread Treasures: check for new designs. Check around 10 am central time. Also check new sets for freebies. Freebies page link at bottom left.
Betty’s Original Embroideries: Upside Down Penguin Font HIJKL, look for new freebies on the left of the home page. Check between 7 and 8 pm EST. Monday – Friday only
Tex-Expert - At the bottom of the page click on Sluzby (services). Then on the right click on Vzor dne darma (pattern of the day). Then you have the choice of DST or PSF. If you get the psf file the old Pulse Ambassador will open it and convert it. This is not the online version but an old downloadable version. Embird will also convert psf. Use Slovak language for translation.
Amazing: Summer Font CDEFGHI
CuteEmbroidery: Xmas Heart Font RSTUVWX voting
Newest designs at Cute.
Adorable Applique: Check for new design
Designs By Sick voting results: Here is the link to the home page
Designs By Sick – hourly freebie
EmbHome: Check for new design
Meryl Makes: Meryl’s Monday Madness. Free design page and possible new freebies or giveaways on Mondays. She uses UK time. You may have to try different browsers to get on this site.
Kreations by Kara at OPW: Golden Monogram MNO
OPW/Oregon Patch Works: Look at top tab for Newsletter for more samples.
There are several free links at the bottom of the home page.
Skeldale House: Ellida alpha X
Vowels are not free. Vowels can be purchased, all 5 for $5.00
Refresh page with ctrlf5 if you don’t see the new letter.
Many pages have sample freebies at the bottom.
Embroidery.com: Check for new designs. Up to 4 freebies here
Madwoman of Locke Street Set
Check home page and collections clues for new freebie.
Home page- go to Collections on the left to find the Clues.
Creativ Werkstatt –Gnome alpha MN and 2 more designs. I have removed the instructions since you can click on the flags to change the language.
Click Freebies at the top.
*Embroidery Online: Embroidery Online: Go to Specials then Free Embroidery Designs
Hatched in Africa: Check for new designs. Link in Friday
Tatjana at Bernina-Check for new
Basketkase Designs by Vicki. Construction alpha orange barrel
Go to Free designs at the top tab. Click on picture then click on Download to the right of the design. Thank you Vicki!
Adorable Applique Day-check for present
Clipartopolis: Digitizers check these for clipart. Sundays and Wednesdays 2:30 pm EST
Look for new free designs.
Click on the picture of the design then scroll down and click on the red lettering that says Freebie.
I’m sorry I’ve had to remove the links to some of the sites you have been enjoying. I have to follow the rules of the Cute site.
Creative Fabrica- Use the Freebies dropdown tab near the top right or go to the box that says Download Resources FOR FREE. Click on View More
ITH By Sher – Go to Shop then New
Oregon Patch Works –Hover over Bonuses at the top and then click on Freebie Friday.
Link in Monday
Smart Needle- scroll down for What’s New for the new freebie
Hatched in Africa: Look for Free Weekly Collectibles on the right and/or the New page link at the top left in red lettering. Log in. Also check Free Stuff section.
Sew Terific- Check for new designs.
Ageless- Lavender Font: MNO. Waiting for PQR
Free design link on the left on Home page. Check for new.
Basketkase Designs by Vicki: Winter Alphabet A
Go to Free designs at the top tab. Click on picture then click on Download to the right of the design. Thank you Vicki! Link in Wednesday.
Present day for 48 hours
Pixie Faire-Weekly free Doll Clothes for sewing buy one get one free. Look at top Banner and click on Freebies to get more information. Also hover over Freebies and check Free Patterns.
Bugaboo Stamps: Digitizers check for free clipart design. Freebie link on the right.
*Craftsy is back. I have not had time to discover if there will be free designs and patterns yet.
*****2nd Life Mercantile- Morning Glory alpha complete on the right side of the page. Click the picture of the A then click “Download Full Set”. Open the zip file and keep opening the folders until you see the full set. I don’t know how long this will be available.
Embroidery DK: Weekly freebie
Click on “New this week”. Look for the picture that says “freebie”. Scroll over it for a stitch out picture. Click on the picture for download link.
Charming Station: Mylar Snowman 145. Check for other freebies
Clipartopolis: Digitizers check these for clipart. Sundays and Wednesdays 2:30 pm EST
MONTHLY Feel free to add the ones you find too.
An * here means the monthly design is up.
Embroidery Broderie: 5 Coasters. New freebies on the home page. Go to Alphabet Embroidery on the far left pull down menu (low on page) for the full alphas in 1 click.
*Designs in Machine Embroidery (DIME). December Door.
Hover over Designs and Projects on the top left then go to Free Designs. Also go to Blog for occasional freebies and tutorials.
Hyfi’s House-new pages being added to the new site. Some have freebies-Toilet Paper
*Embroidery Library- Go to Designs by Category then Freebies –Jolly Old Gnome and String Art Cross
*Urban Threads: Go to Design Categories then Freebies. –Keeping it Safe Santa
Julia’s Needle Design-Link in Don’t Miss
*Basketkase- Link in Wednesday – Goodie Bag
Advanced: Go to Free Designs on the left – Snowflake
Sue OVery – Go to Free on the right top. Also check her Machine Embroidery Blog- Mama’s Boy, Crib Hari Don’t Care, Enchanted Ribbons of Hope
*Premium Designs Club at OPW. Link in Monday. Go to Premium Designs Club at the bottom right of the page – Musical Ornament
Sew Daily-sewing patterns links at bottom of page, lots of freebies
*Sew Daily-Creative Machine Embroidery Magazine- Spring 2021
Kreations by Kara-Link at top and bottom of page – Happy Thanksgiving Pumpkin
*Brother Sews and iBroidery –Holiday Place Cards, 2 Snowflakes and a Heart at 2nd link
tutorials and freebies
*Brother Sews designs of the month- Holiday Place Cards
Brother USA: Design of the Month –Go to Crafting then Free Sewing and Embroidery Design Patterns Projects. Put your email in and name in and you will get a page of hundreds of designs. Also explore for designs and tutorials. Unfortunately, I cannot find an easy way to find the most recent design.
Brother USA projects and freebie links at bottom of page “Latest Posts from Brother” – Embroidered Pumpkin Pillow tutorial and design
Brother (De - Germany). Flower Lace
*Liane Stitch: FSL tea light cover Santa Scene on Lantern
1.Go to Free Designs on the left then click on the pictures at the top also scroll down to NEU. There are several places that say NEU so look around.
2. Go to Kreative PE-Design for more designs
3. Go to Kaufmuster to check for more designs
Oma’s Place- Mug Rug Tag printable, Grateful Heart Sees Many Blessings
*Goodies by Gail: Go to Design Singles at left then More Singles at top right. Holiday Cheer
Lindee G-go to Shop then Freebies. Instant download, no need to add to cart, log in. –
Husqvarna Viking blog –Lipstick case sewing tutorial
Pfaff blog –Lots of new projects
Sulky-free projects: Fuzzy Stocking Pillow and Trick or Treat Door Hanger. Go to Free Projects on the top right. You will need to put your email in. Heart Quilt tutorials
Sulky.de- Hover over Designs (Stickdesigns) then click on Free Designs (Kostenlose Stickdesigns)
Also go to Projects (Anleitungen) then Free Projects (Kostenlose Anleitungen). Look for the ones that say Gratis.- Schulhe 2020
***Stay in German country for the designs above. Switch to different countries for different designs and tutorials. You can change the language without changing the country.
Wilcom Hatch (AU)-may not be exactly monthly. Log in then go to Free Designs at the very top. Feathers
Wilcom Hatch also- Peacock
Go to Resource Center and hover your mouse to get you get a drop-down menu, click on Access Free Designs. Sign in for free designs.
Wilcom Hatch blog- Pumpkin
Janome- go to Inspire then Embroidery. Also check Blog.
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