Hand Embroidery Designs and Transfers

This page contains free downloads of my original and vintage embroidery designs and transfers.

Indian tree pattern

(includes a pes file of the peacock design for the Brother range of embroidery machines)

Vintage Transfers and Transfer Booklets

The following designs are from vintage transfers and are believed to be in the public domain. I have scanned the original transfers and cleaned up the images to make them usable.

Butterflies

Simple cutwork butterfly

(also great for other styles of embroidery) c1940

Eyelet butterfly

(Broderie Anglaise) c1945

Critters and Characters

Lamb

(Frolicking Lambs) c1950

Spotted dog

c1920-30

Vintage elf

c1920-30

Happy duck

c1920-30

Rabbit with a flower

(chicks, bunnies, nests and flowers) c1950

Cat face

c1920-30

Cowboy playing guitar

(kittens, lambs, cowboys etc) c1940

Squirrel with an acorn

c1920-30

Kitten in US military uniform

, a rare American WWII era transfer sheet

Dutch

Dutch girl

: Weldons Ladies Journal, April 1938

Flowers

Cutwork flower

(also great for other styles of embroidery) c1940

Small bunch of flowers

February 1937

Flowers in a barrel

- partial transfer from 1950

Round flower

(each flower has a matching tiny motif) c1935

Three flowers

(includes butterfly designs) c1940

Tiny flowers

(also great as individual motifs) c1940

Geometric

Sunbonnets

Sunbonnet girl in applique

c1934