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5 Reasons To Try Embroidery

Are you considering trying embroidery but aren’t sure if it’s for you? We get that a lot but once people actually try it they soon fall in love with this traditional yet ever evolving craft. Here are 5 reasons why you should give embroidery a try. It Will Bust Your Stress Embroidery can act as a […]

8 Types Of Hand Embroidery Stitches To Learn

There are so many things you can create with hand stitching from cards to pictures to cushion covers and much more, but to master hand stitching you need to learn a few basic stitches. Here are some of the most popular methods to learn before you create your embroidered masterpiece. Back Stitch Back stitch is […]

Embroidery Trends for 2017

For anyone who admires embroidery in its many forms it’s great to see that it is making a comeback.  From embroidered accessories to patches and even completely embroidered clothes, there are lots of ways to use this craft in fashionable clothing this year.  But what is especially on trend for 2017? Patches If you think […]

Machine Embroidery Tips For Beginners

If you are used to embroidering by hand then the idea of using a machine instead might be a little intimidating. Making the transition from needle and thread to using a machine can be easier than you might think however, and it is a great way to create larger designs or to create a number of the same designs in […]

Embroidery’s Fashionable Comeback

This year has seen the resurgence of embroidery as a part of the big fashion names and it is a trend that looks set to continue. One of the main reasons that embroidery has become so popular is the desire to be a little different. Take a top and add embroidery or use it to […]

SMBroidery On Display In Edinburgh!

There are few people left untouched by the devastating effects of Cancer.  Be it a close friend or relative, most of us know someone who has gone through or is going through life suffering with this horrible disease.  Recently a massive fundraising initiative led by Cancer Research UK took place across various major cities to help […]

What Embroidery Can Do For Your Business

In this modern digital age, the skill of embroidery might seem like something from the past. However embroidery actually goes hand-in-hand with the advances in digital printing to make it as relevant and advantageous as ever for any type of modern business. Here’s a look at why. The Importance Of Branding Does your business have a logo?  A […]

Embroidery Secured for Dungannon Swifts FC

We are delighted to have secured the embroidery contract for Dungannon Swifts Football Club and their junior organisation Dungannon United Youth for the upcoming 2016/2017 football season. Dungannon Swifts continue to play in the Irish Premiership and this will ensure our work gains extensive exposure throughout Northern Ireland. Dungannon United Youth are one of the […]

Welcome to SMbroidery

We started our business in a small room in our family home and due to continued growth, we needed to extend and revamp our premises. We are delighted to announce that we have just completed a purpose built workshop providing more space, fully equipped and designed to meet the needs of the business. This has […]