Alicia Paulson's Daisy Chain ABCs.....gives me inspiration! Dont think id embrioder, but instead, use crafting bits & pieces, flowers, stars, buttons, fabric scraps, pompoms,etc........ Seems so fun! Great idea for Ruby!
Hand Embroidery: Lettering and Text 4: Stem Stitch
tutorial for stitching cursive @ Home Ideas and Designs
Victorian Whitework Font machine embroidery designs
Free owl embroidery pattern - I dont embroider, but I like this picture, will figure out something to do with it. :-)