If you are thinking about getting a sewing machine that includes Machine Embroidery then you will want to read All About Machine Embroidery. I have 31 Popular Posts that cover every possible thing you could want to know.
DIY Machine embroidery basics - totally new to machine embroidery? It may look automatic, but really there's technique, skill, proper materials, and a fair amount of voodoo involved to make it work right. Kidding about the voodoo. Kind of.
Pumpkin With Vines Machine Embroidery Design - comes in 3 versions