Updated November 19, 2018 by Misty Alder

The 10 Best Embroidery Kits

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This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Working with a needle and thread, you can create a diverse array of decorative items and embellishments for your home, wardrobe, or handmade gifts. Our selection of embroidery kits includes options for beginners of any age to learn basic stitches and follow step-by-step instructions to complete their first projects, as well as assortments of patterns and tools for creating more elaborate designs. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best embroidery kit on Amazon.

10. 4M Stitches & Buttons

9. Klutz Tiny Stitches

8. Dimensions Needlecrafts Counted Cross Stitch

7. Alex Toys

6. Aunt Martha's Transfer Patterns

5. Bucilla Stamped Pillowcases

4. Jack Dempsey Beginner Samplers

3. Melissa & Doug Stitch By Color

2. Caydo Full Range

1. Embroidex Starter Set

Editor's Notes

November 16, 2018:

Added kits for complete beginners, intermediate and more advanced crafters, with projects that take anywhere from a few minutes to several days to complete. Some sets have basic materials and specialty tools, while others contain everything needed from start to finish.


Misty Alder
Last updated on November 19, 2018 by Misty Alder

Born and raised in the American Deep South, Misty's career in elder care took a sharp left turn when she was swept away to the land of Robin Hood by her very own Merry Man. She's a coffee-swilling master of stitch-witchery with a magical touch in the kitchen and a neverending stream of Disney gag reels playing in her head. A certified nursing assistant by trade and a toy aficionado by choice, some intense parenting ensured she was well versed in gardening, carpentry and electrical engineering by the time she entered grade school. Her culinary artistry, tool-wielding wizardry, and skill with needle and thread were honed over nearly four decades in the kitchens, workrooms, and outdoor spaces of family, friends, and clients. Voracious reading took care of the rest.


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