DIY Deer Head Applique Tea Towel by hi sugarplum! Obviously this technique would work for any pattern.
Applique' Tea Towel - Very Merry - Homespun Tea Towel - Christmas Home Decor on Etsy, $20.00
This-n-that; a little crafting: 3 little birds. The birds are fused then embellished
Cute cross towels.
Love the Pear Applique Towels!
Personalized Blessed Raggy Thanksgiving Burlap Cross Kitchen Towel on Etsy, $14.00
Simple Applique Towels for Valentine’s Day
Kitchen Towel with Applique and Pom Pom Trim by TeensyChic on Etsy, $17.00
Video tip- how to hoop towels without pulled loops; 1st: iron fusible stabilizer to back of towel, 2nd: hoop using tear away sticky paper--the fusible paper is easier to remove and works as a buffer
I used this tutorial to embroider towels for the first time. They turned out great!! Embroidery Library - Machine Embroidery Designs Inspired Project Page