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Embroidery is the art that projects one's joy and happiness through her love of designs and colors. The colors to be used in the creating the designs for embroidery strongly depicts delightfulness and pure happiness. Therefore it is no doubt that embroidery is one of the most joyful and endearing arts for a passionate, artistic, and with much patience individual. Another reason why so many people nowadays are engage in the fine art of embroidery is the output or the embroidery designs can be used for a number of purposes such as to beautify home decor stuff, personalize objects, and enliven almost any garment. Meanwhile for companies and businesses, their logo designs for embroidery can help enhance corporate branding.

DIY Craft Essential #1: Washi tape

You'd be surprised at how many things you can do, and how many tutorials out there are obsessed, with washi tape. The versatile paper tape with adorable designs makes great wall decor, paper crafts or can even spruce up your furniture.

DIY Craft Essential #2: Needle nose pliers

This tiny tool is great for small projects. "This is not only your go­-to tool for opening and closing jump rings, bending wire, and securing crimp beads and ribbon ends, but pliers are also great for cutting through jewelry chain and wire," said Morin.

DIY Craft Essential #3: X-acto knife

If you love stationary crafts, jewelry crafts or any delicate work -- you'll need a proper cutting tool. Not all scissors can do the job. "Remember first using scissors and cutting along the dotted lines in grade school?" Morin asked. "Hopefully, you’re attempting more challenging crafts as an adults."

DIY Craft Essential #4: Spray paint

Acrylic paints are also great for any DIY starter kit. However, if you're looking for a perfect, seamless finish on your furniture, art and home decor -- make some space to spray. It doesn't hurt to keep some cans in your favorite colors (as long as you store them properly).

As mentioned before, embroidery has some requirements. One must have a lot of perseverance and patience in order to craft an excellent quality of embroidery designs. Aside from that, the person should also know the best material to use when creating the design. The fabrics will serve as the canvass of your art where the threads are being stitched is just one of important things to consider when selecting materials for embroidery.

Not all fabrics offered in garment shops are embroidery-friendly. For example, a design with heavy stitch density may look good on heavy-weight fabrics but could also scrunch up on lightweight fabric. So how can you ensure that you are using the right fabric quality and designs for embroidery? It is recommended to stitch-test on it first. Through this, you are able to cogitate whether its weight can tolerate the stitch density of the designs or not. Should you find difficulties, you can also seek advice from expert embroiderers about the proper selection of fabric quality and designs for embroidery.

DIY Craft Essential #5: Painter's tape

Painter's tape is "perfect for for attempting the c​olor block trend," said Morin. Plus, you'll need something to keep your projects neat and tidy, no matter what type of paints you use.

DIY Craft Essential #6: Hot glue gun

There are some tools that are too functional not to have. "This is one DIY workhorse tool you shouldn't do without," said Morin. Hot melt glue works on a variety of materials.
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