You’re in for a treat! Get ready for frighteningly fabulous Halloween embroidery patterns. We’ve rounded up our favorite hand embroidery designs to add a spooky touch to your stitching this season. Find embroidery hoop designs for Halloween decorations and simple stitch motifs to transfer onto your costumes and trick or treat bags. 

1. Stay creepy pattern

This drip lettering design is perfect for a last-minute Halloween motif to stitch onto your t-shirts or denim jackets to wear to Halloween parties, or why not all year round? Practice your embroidery letters with this free pattern! To add a wicked twist to your design, pick up the DMC light effects floss. This metallic floss gives a subtle shimmer to your embroidery.

3. Witches' cauldron pattern

Double, double toil and trouble, floss at the ready and cauldrons bubble! This witches' cauldron pattern from DMC uses simple running stitches and back stitches to create a magical design.

4. Halloween objects DMC design

This free download is ideal for designers looking to create their own stitching magic! Use these haunted motifs to create your own embroidered patches, sew onto clothing, or create unique hoop designs. The possibilities are endless!

6. Raise the dead DMC pattern

Another haunting design from DMC, this skeleton hand is a simple design to cast your needle and thread over. Stitch on a t-shirt or tote in time for October 31st!

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Sarah Jones is Content Manager at LoveCrafts. Lover of chunky yarns and colourful paper crafts, Sarah works with the in-house team and a whole load of talented content creators to keep makers informed and inspired!