Butterflies - raw edge applique - not a tute...just a reminder of how much can really be done with such simple ideas....
Free motion stitching - I like the scribbled hand drawn free embroidered look
Great site with tons of DIY tutorials put into categories. I am pinning just for this picture, though.
Purses - Dear Emma Handmade Designs
free hand machine embroidery
Applique Cups Shoulder Tote. These would be cute appliqued onto cloth napkins.