Heraldic Frame Machine Embroidery Design

The monograms have very deep roots. The first monograms appeared in the Middle Ages. At that time, they were accessible only to the rich population. The medieval monograms differed with their unique curls and magnificent patterns. Heraldic Frame Machine embroidery design also came to us from the Middle Ages.

Embroidered monograms were used for their intended purpose. That is, they denoted the belonging of a certain thing to any person. Most often scarves, umbrellas, gloves, hats or napkins were decorated with monograms. Interestingly, in a few dozen years, women from poor families imitated aristocrats. They used ordinary cloth scraps instead of expensive silks. They embroidered with sewing thread their initials. Yes, these monograms were not so luxurious and rich. Still, scientists attribute them to a series of monogram drawings.

Very often medieval monograms were also used in tournaments. Do you remember how beautiful? The ladies in love threw napkins with their initials to their knights. Naturally, a lot has changed since then. Despite this, embroidered monograms do not lose their popularity. True, now they are considered more of an adornment and are unlikely to be used for their intended purpose. Embroidered monograms can now often be seen on souvenir gifts. For example, they are embroidered on towels, kerchiefs, diary covers, eyewear covers, pillows and other small things.

Heraldic Frame Machine Embroidery Design


Size: 115.6×125.4 mm (4.55×4.94 “), Stitches: 17232
Size: 128.6×139.7 mm (5.06×5.50 “), Stitches: 19173

Formats: .dst, .jef, .pec, .vip, .hus, .pes, .exp, .sew, .dat, xxx, vp3

It is difficult to imagine a modern monogram without a beautiful frame. They allow to decorate the monogram image, to give it more brightness, wealth and aristocracy. In this case, Heraldic Frame Machine embroidery design will become for you an indispensable assistant.

It allows not only to decorate your initials, but also to create unique and original compositions.

In order to embroider a monogram, adhere to several rules.

~ First, in the monogram comes the initial name, then the surname.

~ A children’s monogram usually consists of one letter.

~ In the conjugal monogram, the initials of the bride are first. Then and then the groom initials are embroidered. In the middle, in this case, the general initial of the surname is still put.

Naturally, in the modern world of machine embroidery, all the rules are conditional. Although some embroideries adhere to them. And in the Middle Ages the wrongly composed and embroidered monogram was considered a sign of bad taste and ignorance.

We hope that the Heraldic Frame Machine embroidery design will help create a chic composition for you. We also suggest to combine in style and color all elements in it. Successful embroidery!

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Author: Ludmila Konovalova

My name is Lyudmila Konovalova, and I lead Royal Present Embroidery. Embroidery for me is more than a profession; it is a legacy of my Ukrainian and Bulgarian heritage, where every woman in my family was a virtuoso in cross-stitch and smooth stitching. This art, passed down through generations, is part of my soul and a symbol of national pride.

Date: 26.08.2018