Whether you're DIYing your decor or gifting to your loved ones, it's easy to stitch some warm and fuzzy feelings this Valentine's Day . These patterns have so much love to give, you'll have trouble choosing just one.
1. Radiant Ombré Heart
Even if you've never tried embroidery before, these cards are oh-so-simple to stitch. Just create a heart template, punch out holes and thread floss through.
2. A Stitched Tee
Stitch your heart out (and upcycle old shirts from your closet) with this beginner-friendly project. Just ditch the floss and opt for T-shirt yarn for more stability.
3. Angelina Hearts
Show everyone just how much your heart shines with this fun project. The appliqué designs make any project pop thanks to one secret weapon: Angelina fibers.
4. A Loving Tropical Hoop
Needle paint a floral wreath filled with woven wheel roses and satin stitch petals. This hoop is gorgeous by itself, but just imagine how pretty it'll be once you embroider a message of love in the center!
5. Crazy in Love
Reasons to love crazy patch embroidery: it's fun, funky and uses your fabric scraps. The best part? You can use one of these two techniques without an embroidery machine.
6. A Full (and Floral) Heart
Hearts, flowers and bright colors are all you need for an ideal Valentine's Day embroidery craft. And with the design pre-printed on your fabric, this kit makes it easy to start stitching ASAP.
7. "I Love You This Much"
Show your sweetie how much you care with this cute and clever cross-stitch hoop. The pattern only uses eight colors of floss , so it's simple enough to finish in one sitting.
8. Sweetheart Stitching
If you're mass-making for everyone on your Valentine's Day list, change up each design just a smidge. These 10 patterns are simple, pretty and have enough variety so you're not making the same thing over and over.
9. The Gift of Love
Picture a little embroidered gift bag that's filled with candy and chocolates. Too cute, right? Make it a reality and stitch some love onto a bag — even better if you sew said bag yourself .
10. All You Need Is Love (and Cats)
What says "love" more than cute little cats?! Pick your own floss colors or opt for a monochromatic look, then stitch this entire hoop in a weekend. We promise you'll be feline fine. (Get it?)
11. A Place for Your Pins
Let's face it: we could always have more pincushions . Sew one for your crafty friends this Valentine's Day, then embroider it in swirly, beginner-friendly designs.
12. Hanging Hearts
Display your love for all to see: these wall hangings are cute and simple to stitch, making them the perfect holiday decor project.