29 Exquisite Embroidery Kits To Fill Your Time With
Published: December 28, 2020
Modified: October 7, 2021
Written by: Franchesca Palattao
Whether as decorations or as a gift, find the perfect embroidery kit to create your next masterpiece today. Make full use of your time at home!
You might have seen your grandparents create gorgeous embroidery art when you were younger; you may have even witnessed them do their magic as an adult. Seeing them work with those needles and fabric might have inspired you to try embroidery out at one point. Luckily for those who want to try this craft, you can easily find an embroidery kit that will help you jumpstart your journey into this worthwhile hobby.
These kits are perfect for both beginners and seasoned crafters. Each one contains cross-stitch supplies and other tools that are necessary or useful embroidery for beginners. Before we get into our list proper, let’s discuss the components you’ll usually find in an embroidery kit and the role each one plays.
What You Need For Embroidery
These kits already come with everything you’re going to need. There are stamped embroidery kits for beginners, some that have a wide range of colors, and yet others that consists of more than one of each tool.
An embroidery hoop helps to secure any fabric pieces in place as you work on your project. It comes in various sizes and styles depending on your preferences, how large your project will be, and the shape that it takes on. The most popular type of embroidery hoop is the wooden hoop since it’s significantly less expensive than the other options you can find.
Another type is a plastic embroidery hoop, which is both reusable and slip-proof. If you’re not a fan of circles, you can also choose an embroidery kit with a rectangular hoop to fit your desired frame.
These aren’t just any pair of scissors you’ll find in your stationery case, nor are they your usual round-tip craft scissors. Embroidery scissors are designed to be small and sharp to suit the delicate nature of embroidery.
Plus, you’re going to need something that’s tiny enough to make things more convenient for you. These are usually three to four inches long, while smaller ones can be as small as two inches. Such petite sizes allow you to exert more control and precision in your work. These are constructed with sharp blades for an easy and clean snip, especially when you’re working with fabric where mistakes are rarely allowed.
Of course, you can’t miss out on embroidery floss. It is a six-strand thread that is usually made from cotton, silk, linen, and polyester. These are manufactured specifically for embroidery and other types of needlework, but you can use them for various projects including smocking, needlepoint, cross-stitching, and many more.
Not all threads and flosses are created the same way, and differences can be seen when it comes to their finish, thickness, and other factors. As such, we suggest using embroidery floss that is made by the same manufacturer for greater consistency.
The needle you’re going to need greatly depends on the type of fabric and thread you’ll be using. Embroidery needles come in various sizes. You should take into account how thick your thread is as well as the fiber count of the fabric you’ll stitch on.
How do you know if you’re using the right embroidery needle? Well, you should be able to glide said needle through fabric smoothly without having to tug on it. If you have to do so, it will cause friction between thread and fabric and cause undesirable fuzzing in your finished product. Moreover, you shouldn’t pick a needle that’s too big as it will leave a hole in your fabric as it passes through.
Technically speaking, you can embroider on virtually any type of fabric you like. However, you should find one that suits your preferences and technique if you’re looking to level up your embroidery game. Embroidery fabrics can vary widely in terms of thread counts and material (namely linen, cotton, and blends). The different fabric types you can use for your embroidery projects are linen, 100% cotton, Aida cloth, flour sack towels, and evenweave among others.
Each embroidery kit will have various inclusions. Take a look at these 29 embroidery kits you can get to start your embroidery journey!
When you’re just starting out, you’re going to need an embroidery kit equipped with all the essentials. This Caydo embroidery starter kit includes five bamboo embroidery hoops, 50 threads of various colors, two 14-count white cotton Aida, 12 floss bobbins, 30 embroidery needles of three sizes, four needle-threading tools, a pair of scissors, a thimble, an untwist tool, a circular packing bag, and pamphlet of instructions.
Don’t have a design in mind yet? Don’t worry! There are kits that come with existing patterns you can follow with ease, with one great example of this being the Santune three-set embroidery kit. It includes various colorful patterns where you can also practice different embroidery techniques. If you’re a lover of nature and famous paintings, these embroidery patterns are for you!
You’ll be able to work around this kit with no hassle as its embroidery frame has an adjustment screw you can tighten or loosen to suit your preferences. There’s also an instruction sheet included in the embroidery kit to help you finish your project.
This Artilife embroidery kit has all the basics for a beginner’s first embroidery project. It comprises fabric with patterns you can follow, a plastic embroidery hoop, two embroidery needles, some colored floss, and English instructions for you to follow. This is the perfect handmade gift for a special friend! The embroidery patterns are printed with soluble ink which makes it easy to wash off afterward. Its hoop is also adjustable so you can loosen or tighten it whenever you want.
If you’re interested in taking up embroidery, then you might as well go all out with your embroidery kit! This Similane kit packs a generous amount of nearly any cross-stitch material you’ll be needing for your projects. After all, you’re going to need a lot of them if you want to improve on this craft.
The package contains five bamboo embroidery hoops of various sizes, embroidery threads of a whopping 100 colors, three Aida cloths, 40 sewing pins, five soluble pens for you to use in making patterns, and a whole lot more! What makes this worth buying is its large contents which will enable you to create more items such as friendship bracelets, decorations, tassels, and the like without having to go to the crafts store every now and then.
Embroidery is also another form of art that anyone can pursue. With the right kit, you too can create just about any artwork if you set your mind to it! Laura’s embroidery kit is perfect for those looking for a new hobby, a stress-reliever, or simply want to explore their creative options. It includes all the embroidery essentials you will ever need and more.
With enough embroidery floss to last you more than two artworks, you’re sure to create ones you can even send as gifts. Aside from that, you’ll also get embroidery needles, three stamped fabrics, an embroidery hoop, as well as a set of beginner-friendly instructions.
With a single set, you can already finish a gorgeous piece of embroidery that will be perfect as room decor or a gift to a loved one. Don’t worry if you’re a beginner at this craft as there are embroidery starter kits available for you. This particularly gorgeous embroidery kit belongs on top of a display shelf and can work as a gift for that special someone. The KISSBUTY embroidery starter kit has all the cross stitch supplies you need, namely: a bamboo embroidery hoop, colored threads, a white cotton Aida, embroidery needles, and written instructions.
The fabric already has a plant pattern you can follow, which makes it even more beginner-friendly. Don’t worry about the pattern peeking out of the threads as you can easily wash it off after you’ve completed the piece. For example, this three-pack KISSBUTY embroidery kit is a complete package that’s great for those new to the craft. It includes a bamboo embroidery hoop, three Aida cloths with pre-designed patterns, embroidery needles, colorful threads, and an instruction sheet. Its stamped cloth has a plant pattern with which you can practice various embroidery techniques.
Embroidery patterns aren’t all flowers and plants. You can actually stitch letters and punctuation marks to form the words you want! The Louise Maelys embroidery kit has both of these designs stamped into its fabric so it is easier for you to follow and finish.
The embroidery patterns are printed with soluble ink so you wouldn’t have to worry about stains and markings. Other than that, the whole package contains a cloth with embroidery patterns, an embroidery hoop, color threads, two embroidery needles, and instructions. With embroidery flowers and some motivational words, this could make the ultimate gift for your best friend.
Pursuing embroidery can take up a lot of your time especially when you’re working on more complex projects. If you’re someone who wants to practice but is time-strapped, this BERYA embroidery kit might just be the one for you. It has beautiful embroidery patterns that are fairly simple to create, so you can finish them in no time.
Beginners to the craft need not worry as well. There are instructions on how to stitch the drawings so you can enjoy embroidering without the stress. Of course, it has a full range of embroidery supplies such as a stamped cotton cloth, a bamboo embroidery hoop, scissors, colored threads, needles, and an instruction.
One artwork might not be enough, especially when you’re practicing embroidery. Luckily for you, Louise Maelys has a three-pack embroidery kit complete with all the cross-stitch supplies you’ll need to finish each one. Moreover, all three have clothes that are printed with different designs: a colorful llama with plants, a floral wreath pattern, and hanging plants.
Of course, you can’t miss out on the other supplies included in the package. Some of these are plastic embroidery hoops, color threads, three stamped embroidery cloths, six embroidery needles, and instruction for each pattern.
To really make the most out of your embroidery experience, you’re going to need a kit that will allow you to practice as many techniques as possible. This Fanryn kit has a wide array of embroidery patterns you can choose from. You could opt to use the simple cross-stitching technique or explore other techniques to create variety in your artwork.
Each cloth available has pre-designed patterns of gorgeous flowers as well as other designs. These are printed with soluble ink for easier removal after finishing your project. To complete this embroidery kit, it also comes with the standard cross-stitch supplies and instructions.
A finished piece of embroidery can have multiple uses if you’re creative enough. It can be a simple room decoration or an additional design on a piece of clothing, bag, and the like. An embroidery starter kit like this ENTHUR kit has three designs you can play around with. Its embroidery patterns are designed with gorgeous flowers and plants that are suitable for anyone and can be taken anywhere.
Even if you’re a beginner, you can easily follow the provided instructions and stamped patterns on the cloth. This is the perfect opportunity for you to practice some needlework with its full inclusions of cross-stitch supplies.
Browsing the internet can get a bit tiresome when you have too much free time on your hands. Why not try out a new physical hobby instead? Embroidery is one of the best crafts you can try, and this PAXCOO embroidery starter kit can help you get started with that. With complete inclusions, you’re pretty much all set for your next artwork. It has five flower embroidery patterns that you can hang at home as decorations or gift a loved one for a special occasion.
Are you running out of gift ideas for your friends and family? There’s no better present than something that’s handmade with effort and love! You can have that and more with this MEIAN embroidery kit. Complete with cross stitch supplies, you can be assured that you’ll be guided through every step of this craft even as a beginner.
Pick out your preferred design and create your very own handicaft. Don’t worry about its level of difficulty as each one comes with instructions and designed cloths for you to follow. Some of the components included are a bamboo embroidery hoop, a threading apparatus, a pair of scissors, and bobbins.
Stamped embroidery kits for beginners are one of the best ways to start learning about embroidery. For example, this SENDIA kit comes with patterned embroidery cloths as well as other essential cross-stitch supplies. Regardless of your experience in embroidery (or lack thereof), you’re sure to enjoy your experience with this starter kit!
The patterns of some embroidery kits can be quite daunting for beginners: they may be too large or require embroidery techniques that those new to the craft will find challenging. Fortunately, there are kits such as Foloda’s that come with embroidery patterns that anyone can stitch on. These are pre-designed and are washable, so you don’t have to worry about erasing them afterwards. Including the standard starter kit essentials, this one is definitely a beginner-friendly kit that will make you fall in love with emroidery.
As prevalent as floral patterns are in every embroidery kit, each one is still somehow unique. The LIVEBOX embroidery kit proves just that. The appeal of such embroidery patterns is they can be both simple and complex at the same time depending on how you stitch them. Given that, you can try your hand at various embroidery techniques and practice your skills. As an embroidery starter kit, expect this one to be equipped with the essentials.
Yep, embroidery is also an excellent craft for kids to try out as it provides opportunities for children to grow with essential skills they can carry into adulthood such as stitching.
Start them off with a kit complete with cross-stitch supplies such as the Minone embroidery kit. This one has three cloths with pre-printed embroidery patterns, a bamboo embroidery hoop, three embroidery needles, and an instruction sheet in English.
This YOUYOUTE embroidery kit will make the entry to the new territory of arts and crafts less scary and more enjoyable! With complete inclusions, it’s perfect for every beginner who wants to finish an embroidery project without hitches. You won’t even have to worry about purchasing every tool separately as this one already has everything you’ll need. With everything this kit has, what are you waiting for? Start on that next art project right away!
Children as young as seven to thirteen years old can start to venture into the craft of embroidery. If you’re a parent, this is an opportunity for you to lessen their time on their phones and help them acquire skills useful for a lifetime. This CraftLab kit has all the cross-stitch supplies necessary to finish at least one embroidery artwork. Moreover, it has ten iron-on designs so children can practice as much as they can.
Another Louise Maelys embroidery kit made it to our list. It has a pack of complete essentials for you to finish its beautiful floral pattern. Each kit has a cloth with embroidery patterns, an embroidery hoop, two embroidery needles, color threads, and instructions.
Are you looking for a new, unique addition to your home decor? This embroidery kit can help you out with just that. Artwork from this craft will add a more customized and homey touch to your room especially since it’s handmade with your time and effort. The embroidery patterns included in this kit will also suit any style your home may have with its trendy abstract designs.
Even embroidery kits for beginners can be high-quality works made from the best materials. The SevFan kit has the tools for easy and gorgeous embroidery artwork, which includes a cotton embroidery cloth, an embroidery hoop, and more. Moreover, the cloth that comes with it is printed with a fresh floral design any beginner or novice can follow.
The ENTHUR three-pack embroider kit has gorgeous patterns that fill up the whole cloth. It has a unique design you can achieve with the kit’s complete inclusions of three cotton reserve Aida cloths, an embroidery hoop, color threads, needles, and a pair of scissors. Even with a relatively large pattern, every beginner can take this on with ease and create beautiful works of art.
With a single embroidery kit, you can already finish a pretty artwork you can hang in your room. This RELIAN kit has a full range of cross stitch supplies perfect for both beginners and seasoned crafters alike. Each cloth included in this kit has printed designs. Accompanied with instructions, you’re sure to finish one embroidery in no time with no hassle.
What makes an embroidery kit especially beginner-friendly is the embroidery patterns printed on the cloth that comes with it. The FlyCC kit has those that are printed with soluble ink so that you can wash them off easily. With this and the other cross-stitch supplies that come with this kit, you can accomplish a design handmade with your own effort and skill.
When practicing your embroidery skills, you’ll need a kit that has a wide range of designs. This AK KYC embroidery kit is the perfect example of that. It has four cloths with embroidery patterns, two embroidery hoops, a pair of scissors, an instruction for each pattern, nine needles, and color threads. Don’t worry about getting lost as the patterns, along with their accompanying instructions, are included in the kit for your convenience.
Whether or not you’re a beginner or a novice, you can’t go wrong with an embroidery kit for your next artwork. This Magicfly kit has all the inclusions you’ll need for your first embroidery. It has four cloths pre-painted with embroidery patterns, four plastic embroidery hoops, four sets of thread, accessories, as well as instructions.
Ah yes, the classic floral and plant embroidery patterns. No matter how many times you stitch them, you’re always going to get a unique one that will help you improve your skills and techniques. The JUSHOOR three-set embroidery starter kit does just that. It includes a bamboo embroidery hoop, threads, needles, instructions, and, of course, the three classic reserve Aida printed with patterns.
This BUTUZE embroider kit will satisfy your aesthetic needs with its vintage style. Every piece of equipment is designed with the same style, giving you a unique kit that your recipient will love. Not only does it do its job excellently, but you’ll also have cross-stitch supplies that are as pretty as your end product. Don’t worry about its seemingly small size as it can in fact fit many items which are necessary for your embroidery artwork.