Embroidery isn't complicated, but knowing a bit about the tools and materials will make your stitching a lot more fun.
In this article, you'll learn what to look for and how best to use the items you buy.
Embroidery takes just a few simple tools, although you'll
probably discover some neat things that you just can't
Materials and tools chicklist
Here's a list of supplies you'll need for almost every project, plus a few extra items that are nice to have on hand.
6-inch (15.2 cm) diameter embroidery hoop.
Embroidery and hand-sewing needles
Nonpermanent fabric marking pen
Thimble, leather or rubber
Tracing and transfer tools