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Christmas in Bloom

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Christmas is in full bloom this week at Embroidery Library! New designs offer a rich variety of beautiful designs in plenty of time to plan your Christmas decor and apparel projects.

Realistic flowers bloom brilliantly from a stocking and in pretty swag designs. Christmas flowers also star in lovely designs featuring a fabulous blend of bold and light stitches. These designs will be fantastic on pillows, wall hangings, towels, and more.

New Battenburg lace poinsettia and holly designs add a special touch to holiday decor. Kenny's Crazy for Christmas Pillow is an excellent example of how Battenburg lace embellishments beautify any project.

Brilliant designs also include birds perching among holiday flora, sparkling contemporary petal potpourri designs, and light one-color ornaments filled with dots and whirls.

It's the perfect time to start your holiday decorating, and new designs both lush and light are ready to make your season merry and bright!

Scroll down the page to see all the new designs!

Free project instructions for making a Crazy for Christmas pillow.

Kenny created a truly lovely holiday pillow in the crazy quilt tradition, with Battenburg lace poinsettias. Click here for free project instructions!



Christmas Stocking Bouquet

Christmas stockings hold all kinds of wonderful things, and this stocking is absolutely bursting with an unexpected treat! Lush flowers bloom from a bright, starburst-patterned stocking in a fun holiday design. A delicate poinsettia, vivid roses, and pretty holly bloom from this classic Christmas stocking, combining a fresh surprise with the best of holiday tradition!
 
A Christmas stocking blooming with fresh flowers.
Available in three sizes:
7.00"X9.87" and 5.86"X8.29" and 4.86"X6.85"


Christmas is the season to go all-out in your decorating, and this Christmas swag is just the design for a rich and traditional holiday look. Brilliant poinsettia, perky pine cones, and pops of holly form a gorgeous spray above the words "Merry Christmas." A lovely design sure to brighten mantel pieces, table linens, towels, and all manner of holiday decor!
 
Flowers and pine form a swag with the words "Merry Christmas."
Available in three sizes:
11.79"X6.54" and 9.39"X5.23" and 6.84"X3.79"


This swag features the same fabulous floral spray as in the above design, with the greeting of "Happy Christmas" adding cheerful charm. A lovely design for a holiday door hanger!
 
Flowers and pine form a swag with the words "Happy Christmas."
Available in three sizes:
11.78"X6.54" and 9.40"X5.23" and 6.85"X3.79"


Previous blooming Christmas designs are also on sale this week for only $1.25! Santa's boot is festive with poinsettias and a cardinal friend, Mrs. Claus' fashion boot bursts with roses and mistletoe, and an elf's curl-toed footwear is merry with bright flowers and pom-pom fringe. Stitch onto stockings, pillow shams, wall hangings, and more for festive holiday fashion.
     
Santa's boot blooming with flowers, with a cardinal perched on the toe. Mrs. Claus' fashion boot holding a bouquet of flowers. An elf's shoe holding a bouquet of fresh flowers.
     


Christmas in Bloom

Fun and festive, bright and lovely, light and splendid -- Christmas in Bloom designs are the ideal way to kick off the Christmas stitching season! A variety of stitches create a pleasing blend of different styles, with lighter stitching leaves and greenery providing a pretty contrast to the boldly outlined flowers and plants in the foreground.

Poinsettias dance in a line with holly partners, while in the design on the right, holly is the star with delicate background plants. Both are very pretty for pillow shams, table linens, lightweight sweaters, and more.
     
Poinsettias and holly in a variety of stitches machine embroidery design.   Holly Christmas decor machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.69"X7.80" and 4.83"X6.63" and 2.82"X3.87"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86"X7.51" and 4.82"X6.16" and 3.00"X3.85"


Mistletoe and pine cones form a pretty composition with open and airy elements, while on the right lush roses bloom against bright holly. Traditional Christmas elements pair beautifully with contemporary stitches in lovely designs for holiday apparel and decor!
     
Pine cones and mistletoe in a lovely Christmas arrangement.   Roses bloom with holly in a fresh Christmas floral design.
Available in three sizes:
5.84"X7.66" and 4.80"X6.30" and 2.95"X3.87"
  Available in four sizes:
6.95"X7.81" and 5.84"X6.58" and 4.80"X5.40" and 3.46"X3.89"


The subtle colors in the ivy and holly design on the left are so refreshing, while the Christmas cactus on the right bursts with energy and vivid color. A very pretty pair for pillow shams -- one on each end of the sofa!
     
Ivy and holly machine embroidery design.   Christmas cactus blooms with holly machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
6.56"X7.80" and 5.86"X7.00" and 4.86"X5.79" and 3.27"X3.87"
  Available in three sizes:
5.81"X7.75" and 4.84"X6.46" and 2.91"X3.87"


Snowflake-like flowers form a pretty border with holly and feathered leaves. Run along table linens and towels for a lovely holiday look! The middle size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 
A holly and floral machine embroidered Christmas border design.
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X2.76" and 5.95"X2.07" and 3.87"X1.14"


Poinsettia blooms brilliantly in a corner perfect for sprucing up Christmas towels, and for stitching in pairs onto a mantel runner and table runner.
 
A pretty Christmas poinsettia corner design.
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X5.90" and 4.85"X4.87" and 3.83"X3.87"


Christmas in Bloom Design Packs


Let Christmas bloom at your house! Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get all of them in the design pack for the best price. Fresh flower designs are a wonderful addition to holiday linens, towels, decor, and apparel.

Christmas in Bloom Design Pack

The XXL, extra-large, large, and medium packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $14.97! The small pack contains 8 designs, priced at only $12.97!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 5 sizes:

**XXL - Designs smaller than 7.9"x10"
**XL - Designs smaller than 7.9"x7.9"
**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"



Christmas Battenburg Lace

What could be better than Battenburg lace? Christmas Battenburg lace! Soft and sturdy, lacy and lovely, it's the perfect embellishment for holiday projects. Stitch onto pillow shams and wall hangings to add elegance and interest. Enliven mantel pieces, table runners, and placemats with Battenburg lace. Holiday table linens and towels will also shine with a Battenburg lace decoration. And you have two beautiful new designs to choose from: a lovely poinsettia design, and a delicate holly design. Click here to see Kenny's tips for stitching Battenburg lace!

A Battenburg lace poinsettia makes a delightful holiday decoration!
 
A Battenburg lace poinsettia.
Available in three sizes:
7.61"X5.83" and 6.34"X4.85" and 3.85"X2.96"


Battenburg lace holly is pleasing in its symmetry and grace. Stitch onto seasonal decor and apparel for beauty and elegance! Door hangers, gift bags, sweaters, and more will be lovely with lace.
 
Battenburg lace holly.
Available in three sizes:
7.02"X5.81" and 5.85"X4.84" and 3.85"X3.19"


A Tweet Little Christmas

Birds and Christmas go together like Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Just ask the Audubon Society, which has done a Christmas Bird Count every year for the past 112 years! Keep your eyes pealed as you move down the page from here, because you're sure to spot beautiful birds, and you won't even need binoculars.

The black-capped chickadee is the state bird of both Maine and Massachusetts, and it will be beautiful in your home no matter what state you live in. On the right, the cardinal is a favorite bird at Christmas, with his bright red feathers and handsome profile. Surrounded by holly and ornaments, he's all dressed up for the holidays!
     
A chickadee sits in poinsettias machine embroidery design.   Holly and ornaments frame a Christmas cardinal.
Available in four sizes:
7.82"X7.74" and 5.94"X5.88" and 4.93"X4.88" and 3.87"X3.84"
  Available in four sizes:
7.72"X7.81" and 5.88"X5.94" and 4.88"X4.93" and 3.82"X3.86"


A little bit retro and a whole lot sweet, this owl looks pleased as punch as he roosts in the mistletoe. Maybe he just got kissed! The partridge on the right is a Christmas tradition, and is so pretty in his subtle colors and swirling pear tree branches.
     
A retro owl sits in the mistletoe.   A patridge in a pear tree decorated with ornaments machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.81" and 5.88"X5.88" and 4.89"X4.89" and 3.86"X3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.78" and 5.90"X5.88" and 4.88"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.85"


Wrapped in Christmas flowers, and bedecked with ornaments, this sparrow and nuthatch are ready to add beauty and cheer to your holiday projects.
     
A sparrow sings in the Christmas flowers.   A nuthatch, ornaments, and holly machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.86" and 4.86"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.75" and 5.90"X5.86" and 4.91"X4.88" and 3.86"X3.83"


A Tweet Little Christmas Design Packs


Let cheerful birds brighten your holidays as they perch among poinsettia, holly, and ornaments. You can purchase sweet avian designs individually, or get the whole flock in a design pack! Stitch onto wall hangings, pillows, sweatshirts, and more for a lovely holiday look.

A Tweet Little Christmas Design Pack

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 6 designs,
priced at only $9.97!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 4 sizes:

**XL - Designs smaller than 7.9"x7.9"
**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"



Petals of Christmas Potpourri

A potpourri of whimsical flower petals and curlicues make up the Petals of Christmas Potpourri designs. Light-stitching with lots of open spaces, these designs are just right for decorating table cloths, placemats, linen napkins, low nap towels, and more.

Stitch a contemporary and festive Christmas tree design onto your next project for a unique holiday decoration!
 
A whimsical and abstract Christmas tree machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X7.02" and 4.84"X5.80" and 3.20"X3.86"


Combine the Christmas tree feature and this light and lovely ornament design with the border and corner designs below for a delightful Christmas potpourri on pillow shams, quilts, wall hangings, and more!
 
A whimsical and abstract Christmas ornament machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X6.99" and 4.83"X5.77" and 3.23"X3.86"


Christmas isn't Christmas without a little bling, and this border is bright enough to sparkle on any seasonal decor and apparel project. A lovely design for brightening kitchen towels and table linens of all kinds! The middle size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.
 
A whimsical and abstract Christmas border machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X2.64" and 6.00"X1.94" and 3.85"X1.09"


Corner designs are perfect for placing on pillow shams and for tucking into the corner of cloth napkins. You can also stitch them onto the lower part of a shirt or sweater. They are truly versatile, and in the case of this design, truly beautiful!
 
A whimsical and abstract Christmas corner machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X6.10" and 4.86"X5.06" and 3.72"X3.86"


Petals of Christmas Potpourri Design Packs


Purchase the design pack to have the whole set of Petals of Christmas Potpourri designs! Then mix and match on pillows, wall hangings, door hangers, mantel pieces, and more for a pretty and contemporary addition to holiday decor.

Petals of Christmas Potpourri Design Pack

The large and medium packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! The small pack contains 4 designs, priced at only $6.97!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 3 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"



Classic Christmas Ornaments

Energetic swirls and abstract shapes combine to form light and lovely Christmas ornament designs. Open and light-stitching, they're perfect for adding seasonal embellishments to low nap towels, table linens, apparel, and stockings. Combine them with one or more of the other ornaments in this style, or let them star on their own. Either way they're sure to be fresh and pretty anywhere you stitch them!

A flower bursts in the center of the raindrop-shaped ornament on the left, while swirling lines and leaves add a lot of vitality to the ornament on the right.
     
Flowers, swirls, and dots fill an open and airy Christmas ornament machine embroidery design.   Flowers, swirls, and dots fill an open and airy Christmas ornament machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.87"X8.24" and 4.86"X6.81" and 2.78"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
4.34"X9.40" and 3.17"X6.88" and 1.78"X3.87"


Dots and swirls mingle and mix in these sweet ornaments. Add to tree skirts, stockings, and holiday door hangings for a very fashionable holiday look!
     
A contemporary light-stitching Christmas ornament.   A contemporary light-stitching Christmas ornament.
Available in three sizes:
3.23"X9.41" and 2.36"X6.86" and 1.33"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.86"X7.28" and 4.86"X6.05" and 3.11"X3.87"


Delicate and bold, elegant and contemporary -- these pleasing ornament shapes make a lovely addition to shirts, sweaters, and scarves. Dress up your wardrobe for the holidays!
     
Abstract shapes and flowers fill a classic Christmas ornament.   Abstract shapes and flowers fill a classic Christmas ornament.
Available in three sizes:
3.55"X9.42" and 2.59"X6.86" and 1.46"X3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.29"X9.37" and 3.87"X6.87" and 2.18"X3.86"


Classic Christmas Ornaments Design Packs


Light and elegant ornaments make classic embellishments for all manner of holiday projects. Combine them on wall hangings and pillow shams, or stitch them individually onto stockings and sweaters. Either way, they will add a lot of charm to your holiday decorations!

Classic Christmas Ornaments Design Pack

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 6 designs,
priced at only $9.97!

Click on a link below to see the designs in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.


The pack is available in 3 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"
**Md - Designs smaller than 5"x7"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"



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