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Average Cost of Embroidery Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute embroidery lessons is $52. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $16 and $99 per hour.

30-min $17
 
$31 average
$59
45-min $25
 
$49 average
$80
60-min $16
 
$52 average
$99

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute embroidery lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute embroidery lessons are 6% less expensive at $49, and 30-minute lessons cost 41% less at $31.

Curious how much embroidery lessons cost in your area? Do a quick search to get local prices for the best embroidery teachers .

Embroidery Lesson Reviews from Students

Students are raving about their Embroidery instructors on TakeLessons. Check out some of these recent reviews.

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Popular Embroidery instructors

Kim K.

Ridgewood, NY
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Dawn Z.

Simsbury, CT
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Molly C.

New York, NY
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About Kim K.

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Ridgewood, NY

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HAND EMBROIDERY ONLY - I do not teach machine embroidery.

Do you have trouble getting your French knots to come out perfect? Do you want to know what a French knot is? Do you want to jazz up your clothing or home decorating with some embellishments? Are you looking for a project to work on during your commute? Do you have a vintage piece you would like to repair or restore? Have you seen cool and inspiring projects on Pinterest? I can help you make anything you set your mind to.

I am familiar with almost every type of embroidery and the tools and materials to will help you create the effect you desire.

Please note, I have very little experience with computerized embroidery machines and do not provide lessons in this area of expertise. My approach to teaching embroidery is to develop the skills you may want or need to express your own creativity. I teach pure technique.

Students are expected to provide all tools and materials but I will help you find what you need for your ...

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Elijah July 2, 2018
· Sewing · Online
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Eunita May 5, 2018
· Knitting · Online
I am a beginner knitter with an ambitious goal of learning how to knit wool socks. Kim was very patient, positive, and helpful.
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Dana April 28, 2018
· Knitting · Online
Absolutely wonderful! in 60 minutes I learned what I've been struggling with for six months! Thank you so much Kim!

About Dawn Z.

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Simsbury, CT
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Ready to move beyond cross stitch? Now is the time to learn specialty stitches such as satin, queen, eyelets, Rhodes, French knits and more.

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Sara May 31, 2018
· Knitting · In studio
We've had Dawn teach a variety of classes at the Simsbury Public Library (CT). Our most popular is the arm knitting class we open to Teens & Adults. Everyone gets to take home an infinity scarf and they all leave learning a new skill. Dawn works well with all ages, is patient, and really enthusiastic about teaching what she loves. We can't wait to have Dawn back to teach more classes this Fall!
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Aryn May 28, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Dawn is an amazing sewing instructor. She taught my 8 year old daughter to sew her first quilt, which later won first prize at the Terryville Fair. Dawn is punctual, energetic, and patient. My daughter enjoyed every lesson and learned the fundamentals of sewing, cutting, and following patterns. Lessons were effective and fun.

About Molly C.

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New York, NY
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With the advent of computerized sewing machines, the art of embroidery has fallen to the wayside. Learn how to craft intricate embellishments on garments, linens, and samplers, beautifying the world around you. Supplies can be provided for a small additional fee (advance notice required) or student can be provided with a short materials list.

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Ada June 11, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Punctual, kind and thoughtful sewing teacher. Highly recommend!
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michelle F. October 30, 2015
· Adobe Illustrator · Online
Molly is an outstanding teacher! She helped me learn Adobe Illustrator and now I am using it constantly! She was so easy to work with- flexible and very patient. She even helped me with a project that I was working on and was stuck with! I cannot thank her enough!!
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Lana Y. October 20, 2015
· Crocheting · Online
Molly was understanding in scheduling conflicts and worked with me so we could get our lessons done. She made sure that I understood each thing that we went over and gave me homework that helped me get some practice in that I needed. I made a blanket for my sister who just had a baby and it is a wonderful keepsake!

Thanks Molly!

Rhiannon P.

Brooklyn, NY
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Stella R.

Northridge, CA
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LILY Q.

New York, NY
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About Rhiannon P.

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Brooklyn, NY
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This is perhaps my favorite subject to teach. There are such a variety of things you can do with the most basic of stitches, which students can then build upon depending on their interests. My goal for my students to walk away with a confidence in creating their own designs, with techniques tailored to their specific aesthetic goals.

*No machine embroidery.

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Katy November 6, 2017
· Embroidery · In home
So much fun! I'm excited for my next lesson. Rhiannon is a great teacher.
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Rachel September 13, 2017
· Knitting · In home
My knitting lesson was wonderful! Rhiannon is a great teacher -- and a very skilled knitter. I highly recommend her.
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Janet February 8, 2017
· Crocheting · Online
Myself and a co-worker spent 3 lunch hours with Rhiannon learning the basics of crochet. Rhiannon taught us the various stitches and patiently worked with us until we were comfortable with each one. She also directed us to an online resource to support her instruction that we could refer to as needed. This was our first online lesson of any kind and we were extremely happy with what we learned and the convenience of learning it online. Thank you Rhiannon. :)

About Stella R.

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Northridge, CA
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Learn the endless stitches of embroidery, needlepoint and crosstitch.

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Mara W. June 29, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Stella is an excellent instructor, and my daughter enjoys working with her very much. I recommend her highly and with enthusiasm!
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Nancy R. July 25, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Stella is a wonderful teacher. What I had been unable to teach myself, she taught me in no time. Patient, thorough, funny, interactive and did I say patient? And in seconds, she knew my machine better than I. And who knows, I may decide to learn a new craft just so I can continue working with her.
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Ella Z. January 6, 2017
· Sewing · In home
Great person, great instructor. Extremely helpful and very pleasant.

About LILY Q.

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New York, NY
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Embroidery is my favorite subject to teach. It offers the student endless creative possibilities. There are amazing machines that enable you to stretch your imagination beyond just sewing to decorating and personalized branding. You will learn how to hoop and set your machine for the best embroidery experience.

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Sarah June 19, 2018
· Sewing · In home
Lily is amazing!
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Juice R. May 30, 2018
· Sewing · In home
An absolutely good teacher. She knows her stuff.
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Melissa January 17, 2018
· Sewing · In home
SHe was absolutely the best! Kind and patient and definitely went above an beyond the call of duty!

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