Today at work I listed to a back episode of the CraftSanity podcast that interviewed Jenny Hart, owner of Sublime Stitching. I have always appreciated the look of embroidered things and wondered how exactly they are made. Projects with stitching have been popping up in the craft books I have been reading. And now I have discovered this site! It has a starter kit and fun and funky patterns. I am tempted to send away for it and get started at this very moment. I will resist for now!
Here's one of my favorite patterns from the site: