Happy Valentine’s Day- machine embroidery designs made in the hoop- discount codes ( now expired)

machine embroidery designs in the hoop


Hawaiian hearts mugrug 5×7 6×10 and 7×12 in the hoop machine embroidery designs

This is a mugrug with lovely quilting detail for the 5×7, 6×10 and 7×12 hoops.

The mugrug requires only one hooping and it is completely finished requiring only a few centimetres of hand sewing to close where the mugrug is turned out the right way.

You have the choice of a raw edge applique or a satin stitch finish.

Discount code for this  5×7 6×10 and 7×12 Hawaiian Hearts Mugrug design is- haw50


machine embroidery in the hoop design


Discount code for 4×4 and 5×5 Hawaiian Hearts coasters is- haw4x4


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Sewing Kit 1 with redwork girl ITH in the 6×10 hoop

Cute little sewing kit, machine embroidery design to sew in the 6×10 hoop.

Very quick and easy to make.  Requires three hoopings  and is perfect for craft markets, gifts etc.  Full photo instructions are provided. The bag is finished in the hoop with a small 5cm section to hand sew.

Discount code for Sewing Kit #1 is-sew50

Sewing Kit #1 with redwork girl
machine embroidery in the hoop design


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February Sew-a-long, in the hoop, machine embroidery ( now finished)

It is love month @ Sweet Pea

so it is fitting that our sew-a-long project this month is our new release the “Heart Patchwork Bag”

machine embroidery design, in the hoop, patchwork

It is a fabulous handbag design ITH in the hoop machine embroidery design.

There are three different heart blocks with a beautiful applique design.  The blocks are included for the 4×4 and the 5×5 hoops.

The bag requires 22 hoopings and some sewing on your sewing machine to add the lining. The bag is completely lined and finished beautifully.

Instructions are included on how to add a shoulder strap.  The bag is closed with a Kam snap or Velcro and the button is decoration.

Finished sizes of the Heart Patchwork Purse are:

4×4= 28cm wide x 28cm high (11″ x 11″)

5×5= 37cm wide x 37cm high (15″ x 15″)

Full photo instruction and directions are included with your purchase.



It is our intention to offer you the best service always and for our designs to be the highest quality.

Join our sew-a-long Facebook group- click image below

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Great instructional YouTube video

Discount code available on this design for our Sew-a-long  Facebook members-

code is in ‘pinned post’ in the sew-a-long group

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How to use Kam Snaps for your sew-a-long project

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January Sew-a-long, in the hoop, machine embroidery “The Winners”

Fantastic sew-a-long group

What a wonderful group we have had for our January Sew-a-long. It is by far the largest group we have ever had at 3698 members. This group has only been assembled for 2 weeks and what a 2 weeks it has been. We picked a simple design in the Frangipani mugrug and we have been BLOWN away with the variety in all the stitch outs.

Thank you to everyone who has participated and posted a photo or many photos 🙂

Thank you to those who joined with the best intentions of finishing their mugrug in the allotted time of 2 weeks , we all know that things come up that way lay our best intentions and that is perfectly fine.

Thank you to everyone who have offered their support to those who have asked for help in the group.

and finally thank you all for your unwavering support of Sweet Pea 🌸🌸

We will be announcing all up and coming sew-a-longs in our Sweet Pea Facebook group  ( click on image below to join)


machine embroidery designs facebook group

Just some of the wonderful photos we have seen in the sew-a-long group

machine embroidery designs sew-a-long

machine embroidery designs sew-a-long


To view even more of the wonderful photos in our sew-a-long Facebook group

It is easy to view ALL the photos that have been posted in our sew-a-long group all in one place. https://www.facebook.com/groups/1800568673525992/

Please follow the directions below

if viewing on a desktop or laptop

machine embroidery designs sew-a-long

on a desktop or laptop


if viewing on a phone or tablet


The prizes


and the Winners are


machine embroidery designs sew-a-long winners


machine embroideryn the hoop frangipani mugrug










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Koala Adventures- the winner is


machine embroidery designs koala competition

Jason and Kylie are off to see the world

Our new Aussie mascots are two cute koalas called Jason and Kylie. Like any grown up Aussie son or daughter these two young Aussies are ready to leave the family fold and go out and see the whole wide world.

No matter how far they venture from the safety of your home we would love to see photos. It can be somewhere exotic, maybe that is your home town or even your flower patch.  Every 2 weeks we will be judging the best photo ( including location description) and the winner will win a free Sweet Pea design of their choice.

Click Image to watch video and see all the wonderful entries.

The Winner receives a FREE Sweet Pea design of their choice 🙂



To enter our next round of Koala Adventures-

please read your Koala Competition Blog




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Happy Australia Day Australia


To celebrate Australia day and what has been “Australia Month” all month long here at Sweet Pea-

we are having a 24 hour  50 % discount on our Australian Animals bag that we have previously discounted this month.

machine embroidery designs in the hoop australian animals bagThe 50% discount code on the above design ONLY, for 24 hours is… AUSDAY50

This code will be available for 24 HOURS ONLY ON 26TH JANUARY , 2017 ( Australia time)


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Canada 150th Anniversary 

To celebrate Canada’s National Flag day on the 15th February and their 150th anniversary of confederation we are offering all our Canadian friends a 50% discount on our gorgeous “Canada Flag Heart Mugrug or oven glove. It is made completely in the hoop, machine embroidery with no hand sewing required.

This is a patriotic oven mitt design in the shape of a heart that is sewn in the 6×10, 7×12,8×8 and 9×12 hoops.

At the back of the oven mitt there are two flaps so you can fit your hand inside.
The oven mitt requires only one hooping and it is completely finished requiring no hand sewing.
It is quick and easy to sew making it perfect for craft market stalls or gifts.
Full photo instructions and directions are included with your purchase.
It is our intention to offer you the best service always and for our designs to be the highest quality in the market.
Designs come in all formats except art. For eg pes, hus, sew, xxx, jef, vp3, vip, mit, dat, dst, exp etc

50 % DISCOUNT  code  VALID UNTIL 22nd February , 2017.

Code is ‘ canada2’

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How to edit your post in a facebook group

So now you have made your Facebook post and you want to edit it.

You have posted in the group and you may now

  • want to enter the photo of your Sweet pea project into our Project of the Week competition or
  • just change the wording or
  • add some more information like I have done in my photos below.



You don’t need to re post the photo, you can just edit it.


How to edit your post

1. click arrow as indicated in photo


2. a drop down box will appear

. never use the ‘pin to top’ option this is for admin only!


3. click ‘edit post’


4. edit your text


5. new edited post


6. after editing click ‘save’


7. Your new edited post will now be seen in the Facebook group


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