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Christmas in July

NEW THIS WEEK - July 8th, 2009

 

Christmas in July

Free Project Instructions!

There's no time like the present to start stitching for the holiday season! Christmas may be half a year away, but it'll be here before you know it. Get a merry start on holiday crafting with this week's new designs!

 

The Feliz Navidog collection will bring a smile to your face with nine playful pups in the spirit of the Feline Navidad cat designs you love - decorating the tree, opening presents, and frolicking with holiday spirit. Take an ornate turn with four Art Nouveau Christmas panels in breathtaking, glistening detail, perfect for holiday decor that's sure to turn heads and draw compliments. Craft a sweet, lighthearted look with Tinseltown Towers designs -- tall and skinny reindeer, Santa, elves, and more with towering stacks of cute wrapped presents.

 

A handful of holiday Crafty Cut Applique designs create a homey look that's warm and quick-stitching. Plus, get your favorite birds in on the fun with a North Pole Tweet featuring Santa, Mrs. Claus, and a sleigh full of toys. Scroll down the page to unwrap these festive new designs for Christmas in July!

Baking Christmas goodies has never been more fun than with the 'Tis the Season Oven Mitt.

Click here for project instructions!


 

Feliz Navidog

You loved the Feline Navidad designs so much, we just had to make a canine version! These Feliz Navidogs will brighten up your holiday season with their playful antics on stockings, tree skirts, towels, table linens, and holiday attire. 'Tis the season to be jolly!
 

A puppy peeks out from a present -
an eager, cuddly gift on Christmas morning.
  With warm socks on his feet and a mitten
on his tail, this pup is ready to go get the tree!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.32"X6.31" and 2.42"X3.54"

  Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.87" and 2.72"X3.29"

Unleash Christmas anticipation with this dog, ready to pounce on a present.   A canine companion plays Santa with a hat
a bit too big!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.04" and 2.71"X2.83"

  Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.71" and 2.72"X3.20"

This dog got his Christmas wish - a nice big bone!   Dressed in a scarf and fancy boots, this dog is ready to deck the halls.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.44"X6.87" and 2.49"X3.85"

  Available in two sizes:
4.06"X6.87" and 2.28"X3.85"

This pup is dressed to the nines, with antlers and a festive bell!   A playful pup rolls on the floor, wearing a festive
top hat and playing with a string of lights.

 

Available in two sizes:
3.85"X6.86" and 2.16"X3.84"

  Available in two sizes:
6.39"X4.86" and 3.58"X2.73"


The family dog builds a little snow-puppy to play with in a winter wonderland.

 

Available in two sizes:
6.03"X4.84" and 3.39"X2.71"



A Feliz Navidog Value Pack

 

Use these designs on your "pet projects" for all the dog people on your Christmas list! All 9 of the Feliz Navidog designs are available in a value pack - priced at only $14.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4


 
 

Try stitching these merry Feliz Navidog designs on warm winter wear made of polar fleece -- pullovers, hats, scarves, and more! Kenny's tips for embroidering on fleece will help you make the most of this fun, cuddly fabric.

Looking for more creative projects and gifts to make from polar fleece? Try a tasseled hat, or make a tied blanket with a cozy twist. Fleece is also a great canvas on which to try out your new embossed embroidery!


 

 

Art Nouveau Christmas


Bring stunning artwork to your Christmas decor with this intricate Art Nouveau Santa panel. Crafted in stunning detail, this dazzling design of Santa Claus amidst the winter snow makes a gorgeous gift, stitched onto a pillow or wall hanging or hung in an ornate frame.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.86"X8.55" and 4.70"X6.84"



Mrs. Claus is the centerpiece of this beautiful Art Nouveau panel, preparing a piping hot pot of tea for when Santa comes in from the cold.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.85"X8.97" and 4.45"X6.86"



A reindeer leaps through sparkling snowflakes the icy winter air in this beautiful Art Nouveau rectangle, gorgeous on stockings, wall hangings, and more.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.67"X9.40" and 4.15"X6.86"



A Christmas tree in soft and gentle shades of deep green shines with sparkling ornaments and stars - a beautiful example of Art Nouveau's philosophy of bringing art into everyday life.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.86"X8.79" and 4.53"X6.82"



An Art Nouveau Christmas Value Pack

 

Get all four of these dazzling designs and stitch them on a set of stockings or a stunning wall hanging! All 4 of the Art Nouveau Christmas designs are available in a value pack - priced at only $8.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7


Tinseltown Towers
 

 

Stacks of brightly colored Christmas presents tower over tall, skinny reindeer, Santa, elves, and more in this clever new collection of designs. The look is sweet and stylish, creative and classic. Stitch these designs on all kinds of Christmas crafts - stockings, sweaters, linens, quilts, mantle scarves, and more!

 

Santa Claus is busy wrapping stacks of gifts, getting ready for the big holiday.   Mrs. Claus helps out around the workshop, wrapping gifts for good girls and boys.

 
Available in two sizes:
3.41"X6.86" and 1.91"X3.84"
  Available in two sizes:
2.50"X5.92" and 1.40"X3.32"

Elves scurry around the North Pole workshop, getting their wares ready for delivery.   Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer is ready to lead the annual flight with his glowing nose.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.51"X6.86" and 2.53"X3.85"

  Available in two sizes:
2.81"X6.47" and 1.62"X3.63"

Dancer the reindeer gracefully balances presents, getting ready for Christmas Eve.   Vixen perches atop a stack of gifts, taking a break from the holiday preparations.

 

Available in two sizes:
3.39"X6.86" and 1.90"X3.86"

  Available in two sizes:
3.08"X6.12" and 1.72"X3.43"

Cupid carries a tower of presents in this charming design, perfect for fleece scarves and other winter wear.   Donner's antlers carry precariously perched presents in this endearing design.

 

Available in two sizes:
3.60"X5.85" and 2.02"X3.29"

  Available in two sizes:
3.64"X6.85" and 2.04"X3.84"

Ornaments hanging from his antlers put Dasher
in a festive mood.
  Comet can't wait to take flight with this year's batch of presents.

 

Available in two sizes:
3.35"X6.29" and 1.88"X3.52"

  Available in two sizes:
2.79"X6.19" and 1.57"X3.47"

Blitzen carries the North Pole's latest
batch of presents.
  Prancer peers down at the pile of packages waiting for Santa's delivery.

 

Available in two sizes:
2.76"X6.25" and 1.55"X3.50"

  Available in two sizes:
3.67"X6.29" and 2.05"X3.52"


Santa's sleigh is overflowing with a towering stack gifts, ready to be delivered around the world.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.48"X6.86" and 2.51"X3.86"



A Tinseltown Towers Value Pack

 

Get the whole Tinseltown Towers collection at a discount -- they'll look great together on stockings, tree skirts, Christmas clothing, and so much more. All 13 of the Tinseltown Towers designs are available in a value pack - priced at only $19.97! Click on the images or links below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the value pack to your shopping basket.

 

 

All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

All designs smaller than 4 x 4


 
 

Stitch up this quick mitten decoration in any size you like, to use as a tree ornament, wall hanging, or a creative wrapping for a gift! This simple project is great place to stitch your favorite Christmas designs, like these festive Tinseltown Towers characters.

Try making your "mittens" out of felt or quilted cotton -- or even an old sweater! A bit of cute printed quilter's cotton dresses up the cuff. Click here for project instructions!


Crafty Cut Applique - Dollar Delights

 

Craft a homey look with this rustic, unique style of Crafty Cut applique. Raw edges
give these designs a down-home feel; cut them with pinking shears for a different effect.
Click here for instructions for these festive applique designs!

 

Santa Claus - Only $1.00!   Gingerbread Man - Only $1.00!
 
Available in one size:
5.05"X4.59"
  Available in one size:
4.59"X5.55"

Poinsettia - Only $1.00!   Christmas Lights - Only $1.00!
 
Available in one size:
4.70"X5.40"
  Available in one size:
6.01"X2.90"

Stocking - Only $1.00!   Holly - Only $1.00!
 
Available in one size:
2.56"X3.72"
  Available in one size:
3.75"X3.81"

 

 

Santa, Mrs. Claus, and three cheery helpers perch in this North Pole Tweet, getting Santa's sleigh full of toys ready for the annual voyage! Like the original Christmas Tweet that started the phenomenon, this design is perfect for stitching holiday spirit on wall hangings, stockings, sweaters, and more.
 

Available in two sizes:
5.86"X9.07" and 4.44"X6.81"



Want to see more? Click here to see designs released in previous weeks!