Glitter, ombre, and colorful nail art is such an exciting look. But on the other hand, wearing a classic crewneck sweater seems so boring and old school. Refashion your plain sweatshirt with these DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas that are better than your nail art.
It doesn’t take a long time or professional skills to refashion your old clothes with embroidery designs. Just 5 minutes is all it takes to do some of the DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas. Upgrade your capsule wardrobe collection with DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas.
If your new to embroidery hand stitching,here is a brief introduction to the basic embroidery techniques you will need to know.
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How To Embroider A Sweatshirt By Hand
Learning how to embroider a sweatshirt by hand is a no brainer. Using simple french knots and a couple of backstitch techniques, you will be able to finish many embroidery designs with your favorite Netflix show on in the background.
Practice makes perfect, so have fun, be patient and get the hang of how to embroider a sweatshirt by hand. Embroidery is a therapeutic way to relax in the evening time. Have fun with these DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas.
DIY Embroidered Sweatshirt Project Materials
The list of materials to execute these DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas is short and simple to gather. Many of us may already have DIY embroidered sweatshirt project materials around the house. If you don’t already have them, grab these hand embroidery tools and let’s get started.
DIY Embroidered Sweatshirt Ideas
Upgrade your capsule wardrobe style with these fun DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas that are better than your nail art. You will instantly look chic and trendy with simple casual denim jeans and a pair of sneakers.
These DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas are fun projects to do, easy to replicate and also a great way to refashion old clothes. Look through these playful DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas and get started making your own.
Master the satin stitch and french knot hand embroider technique with this sun flowers design.
Make sure to use a black sweatshirt for this embroidery design. The flowers will pop and also the colors will stand out more than on a heather grey background.
Be Cool, Be Kind
All it takes is a simple backstitch to be cool, be kind.
On a white sweatshirt, the black threads look so much cleaner and also has a chic minimalist look.
If simple hand embroidery on a sweatshirt is too boring to you, then try adding additional fabric swatches to make it feel more crafty.
Give Peace A Chance
Practice the backstitch method using hand written type font. Easily hand stitch give peace a chance on your sweatshirt.
You can simply switch the font to any typeface to make it personalized.
You can call this chest hair or even a crafty doodle with your pen.
This chest hair DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas perfect to wear with your fun Halloween costume.
Meat Is Murder
Attention vegetarians! Meat is murder!
Make a statement with words on your crewneck sweatshirt. Pick your favorite thread color and express your opinion.
One, two, three… sheep.
Count your sheep and fall sleep with this pastel millennial pink colored sweatshirt. It’s so cozy, you want to embroider more sheep to count.
Hand signs are everywhere!
Hand embroider this you rock sign on your sweatshirt and rock everyday like a girl boss!
Make a blooming sunflower on your forest green hoodie.
A simple yet chic embroidery design that you want to try on your favorite hoodie today.
I Trimmed My Beard. Just For You.
You look different?
I trimmed my beard. Just for you.
Quirky DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas will brighten everyones’ day.
Give Frida Kahlo a beautiful embroidered flower crown, shall we?
Big and bold embroidery designs are the biggest trend of the year.
If you already have any graphics on your sweatshirt, use it as a guideline to add floral pattern embroidery designs.
Floral garden on your sleeve is such a feminine touch for your casual outfit.
You can make this embroidery on both sleeves to make it balanced, or on just one sleeve. Play around with various flower types and shapes!
East coast or west coast?
Embroidery letters are so minimalist and casual. Looks great on any color sweatshirt.
This 80s funk mouthful embroidery is so fun and playful.
Add sequins by using the backstitch technique to outline the lips.
FIY, use a black sweatshirt to do this project to make all colors stand out.
This Girl Can
You go girl! This girl can!
Need some girl power?
Use these DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas to show girl power today.
Eyes, Eyes, Baby
Cartoon style eyes are everywhere!
This eyes, eyes, baby design makes your sweatshirt so fun and unique that everyone will stare at you.
Fall in love with succulents and indoor houseplants?
Make minimalist houseplants across the chest on your sweatshirt to show the love!
Is it Christmas yet?
Perfect holiday for red sweater refashion projects using simple hand written DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas for the whole family.
Girls, Girls, Girls
Girls, girls, girls! We are the champion!
Grab your favorite Champion sweatshirt to make this cute embroidery on it.
Hands on me!
Embroidered hand pattern on shirts, sweatshirts and denim jeans is so popular right now.
You are a superstar!
Give your black crewneck sweatshirt an upgrade with this embroidered pattern so that you can wear it to school today.
Sweatshirt is not only for fall and winter season.
Grab a lightweight sweatshirt to make this fun fruity embroidery design for your spring capsule wardrobe.
Looking for an upgraded version for simple backstitched words?
Make bold or outline lettering and fill it in with satin stitch. Be sure to also play around with different embroider thread colors.
Wearing a plain old sweatshirt is so not in style. Try out these DIY embroidered sweatshirt ideas that are better than your nail art. Turn on your favorite Netflix show, grab your favorite color embroidery thread and let’s refashion your sweatshirt today!
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