Versatile and cute superhero icon machine appliqué design in 4 sizes


Turn any cape, robe, t-shirt, sweatshirt, etc… into a garment suitable for a super hero with this super hero symbol appliqué design.

Note: this product is part of a monthly design bundle.  Check out the collection to save big.


I made this superhero icon for some silly towel capes I made for my nephews. It’s a great combo concept: towels that can be capes! Perhaps you will find a different use for this design. But my towel capes were pretty awesome.

Largest superhero icon appliqué
5.90” x 7.47” – 6646 stitches

Medium superhero icon appliqué
4.90” x 6.24” – 5362 stitches

Small superhero icon appliqué
3.89” x 4.91” – 4185 stitches

Smallest superhero icon appliqué
3.91” x 3.09” – 3274 stitches

You will receive a ZIP file that contains these designs in the following formats: HUS, PES, VIP, DST, ART, EXP and JEF.

Stitch Order

1) placement stitching for outer diamond shape
2) tack down stitching for outer diamond shape (trim here)
3) final satin stitching for outer diamond shape
4) placement stitching for inner diamond shape
5) tack down stitching for inner diamond shape (trim here)
6) final satin stitching for inner diamond shape
7) placement stitching for star
8) tack down stitching for star (trim here)
8) final satin stitching for star

This listing is for a machine embroidery or appliqué design. You will need an embroidery module on your sewing machine to stitch out this design.

If you do not see your specific format listed, please let me know and I can convert the file into your required format.

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Please do not share files with your sewing and embroidery friends. Digitizing takes time and creativity. Feel free to sell items you sew that incorporate my executed (stitched out) design. Thank you for respecting my copyright.