Cleo ITH monster doll


Cleo is a sweet little monster waiting for trouble to pass her by.  Make her in your favorite fabrics in the hoop of your embroidery machine.  Simple and quick project!

  • Designed for beginners!!
  • Stitch the details and seams all in the hoop of your embroidery machine
  • Includes sizes for hoops:  4×4, 5×7, 6×10, 8×12
  • after stitching, you cut out, turn and stuff, then hand-stitch the opening closed to finish your monster
  • works great with upcycled sweaters, t-shirts, felt or other garments that don’t fray

All designs are digital downloads for embroidery machines.  Files will be available immediately after purchase on a download page.

PDF documents included in your download:

    • Step-by-Step Instructions with photos (preview available on the instructions tab)
    • Stitch order guide with file details for each size
    • License file (defines how many finished products you may sell of this design)

Your downloaded .ZIP file will include multiple machine formats in case you upgrade your machine to a  different brand, you’ll still be able to use these designs! 

  • These 11 formats are included: DST, EXP, HUS, JEF, PEC, PES, SEW, SHV, VIP, VP3, XXX

Design Details:

see photo for stitch counts, design measurements, etc

Tools & Materials list


• Embroidery machine
• Sharp fabric scissors
• Long doll needle and strong thread for closing the seam opening


• 2 pieces of fabric for front and back (size is same as your chosen hoop size)
• 1 piece of contrast fabric for tummy and face
• Embroidery thread to match your fabric, plus black and white for faces
• Polyester stuffing
• No-show mesh embroidery stabilizer, or similar lightweight cutaway stabilizer
• Scrap of water or heat soluble stabilizer to use under the face detail stitches