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Christmas at the Beach

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Christmas usually brings to mind snow-covered houses, frosty breath, and funny snowmen -- unless you're celebrating Christmas at the beach! New designs include warm breezes and warmer wishes, as Santa and the North Pole crew head to the ocean for a little break before the mad rush of the holidays begin.

Fun at the beach continues with tropical ornaments decorated with island-themed silhouettes and fresh flowers -- with or without season's greetings. Rich designs with sea shells and ornaments bring new meaning to "gifts of the sea." These will be gorgeous on holiday pillows and wall hangings.

Christmas fun gets a kick start with festive clotheslines holding colorful flip-flops, ornaments, and more. Let these sweet designs hang out on your holiday decor and apparel!

Christmas and lighthouses come together in two beautiful designs featuring real life lighthouses all decked out in holiday swag. And Santa gets a new ride -- flamingos! Flamingos steal the show, pulling Santa's sled, wrapping themselves in Christmas lights, trimming the tree, and more.

Let a fresh breeze blow through your holiday projects with new Christmas at the Beach designs!

Free project instructions to make a stocking.

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Christmas at the Beach

Christmas is a busy time for Santa and Mrs. Claus, so they decided to hit the beach for a little R&R before the holiday season heats up. Relaxing and enjoying themselves with frosty fruit drinks and a dip in the ocean, they are the picture of holiday fun. Very cute designs for all ages, and especially nice on stockings, wall hangings, sweatshirts, and gift bags!
     
Mrs. Claus enjoys a drink in an inner tube at the beach machine embroidery design.   Santa Claus at the beach with a Rudolph inner tube.
Available in two sizes:
4.86"X5.20" and 3.59"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
5.44"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.45"


Of course the elves get to come along on the North Pole beach getaway, too! Strumming a ukulele and looking tropical in floral trunks, a boy elf sings a merry tune about his surfing adventures. A girl elf on the right is dancing the hula, with an hibiscus in her hair and a lei around her neck. Stitch sweet elf designs onto kids holiday PJs, shirts, stockings, and more!
     
An elf enjoys a day at the beach with a ukulele and a surfboard.   An elf wears a lei and dances the hula on the beach machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.56"X5.75" and 3.06"X3.87"
  Available in two sizes:
4.11"X5.54" and 2.88"X3.86"


Rudolph joins in the beach fun, riding the waves and soaking in the sun. His red nose is aglow and his smile is wide, so he must be having a good time as the wind rushes through his antlers and makes his lei fly.
 
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer catches a wave on his surfboard.
Available in two sizes:
4.81"X5.39" and 3.47"X3.87"


Christmas at the Beach Design Packs


Create your own beach medley with the whole North Pole crew! Get Mrs. Claus, Santa Claus, the elves, and Rudolph cooling off and chilling out before the holiday rush takes over. Stitch onto stockings, sweatshirts, wall hangings, gift bags, and more for oceans of Christmas fun.

Christmas at the Beach Design Pack

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 5 designs, priced at only $8.97!

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


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

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



'Tis the Season Tropical Silhouettes

Warm up your holiday stitching with beautiful tropical silhouette ornaments! Fresh flowers highlight the island-themed silhouettes inside the ornaments, with heartfelt holiday greetings alongside. Also enjoy the individual ornament design, without any text. Inspired by the popular Christmas Songs and Silhouettes designs, these tropical versions are sure to bring holiday cheer to home decor and apparel.

White flowers contrast beautifully with the orange glow of the sun setting on the beach. The bright blue in the ornament suggests sparkling ocean water, and highlights the "Warmest Wishes" greeting. For a smaller area such as a stocking or to arrange in a medley with other tropical silhouette ornaments on a wall hanging or pillow, consider the ornament-only design on the right.
     
A tropical silhouette ornament with flowers and text of "Warmest Wishes."   A beach scene in sillhouette inside an ornament with flowers.
Available in two sizes:
6.77"X5.85" and 5.55"X4.79"
  Available in one size:
2.30"X3.86"


A hibiscus silhouette fills the unique shape of this pretty ornament hanging from a spruce branch. Stitch warm "Season's Greetings" onto tote bags, holiday linens, towels, and more!
     
An ornament with an hibiscus silhouette hangs from a pine bough with the words "Season's Greetings."   An ornament with an hibiscus silhouette hangs from a pine bough.
Available in two sizes:
7.27"X5.86" and 6.01"X4.84"
  Available in one size:
2.94"X3.86"


"Christmas in Paradise" highlights gorgeous hibiscus flowering above a tropical beach scene. A flamingo stands between swaying palm tree silhouettes, and the fringe effect on the ornament adds even more interest. A lovely design for pillows, holiday door hangers, shirts, and more.
     
"Christmas in Paradise" with a flamingo beach silhouette scene inside a hibiscus-decorated ornament.   A flamingo beach silhouette scene inside a hibiscus-decorated ornament.
Available in two sizes:
7.13"X5.86" and 5.91"X4.86"
  Available in one size:
2.56"X3.87"


Stitch good tidings onto any project with "Merry Christmas" on the left and "Happy Christmas" on the right. A serene sailboat ocean scene fills the ornament beneath a bright hibiscus, making this a wonderful design for adventure lovers everywhere!
     
A hibiscus hangs over a sailboat on ocean scene with the words "Merry Christmas."   A hibiscus hangs over a sailboat on ocean scene with the words "Happy Christmas."
Available in two sizes:
6.84"X5.85" and 5.65"X4.82"
  Available in two sizes:
6.84"X5.85" and 5.65"X4.82"


The ornament from the designs above will make a beautiful embellishment on cloth napkins, towels, stockings, and more!
 
A hibiscus hangs over a sailboat on ocean scene in silhouette.
Available in one size:
2.39"X3.87"


'Tis the Season Tropical Silhouettes Design Packs


Get all the 'Tis the Season Tropical Silhouette designs at the best possible price in the design pack, and you'll have a whole set of lush and lovely decorations for towels, table linens, stockings, wall hangings, pillows, and more!

'Tis the Season Tropical Silhouettes Design Pack

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 9 designs, priced at only $14.97!

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


The pack is available in 2 sizes:

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



Very Merry Seashells and Ornaments

The ocean has many gifts, as it provides a home for sea creatures, beneficial effects on our climate, and a beautiful environment for us to enjoy. And now the ocean provides Christmas gifts, too! Stitch delicate Christmas ornaments and fragile sea shells, all wrapped up in a box with a bow. The subtle colors and sea coast theme make this a fresh design for holiday projects. Stitch onto a wall hanging for a unique and lovely Christmas decor item!
 
Sea shells and Christmas ornaments spill from a box with a bow.
Available in three sizes:
11.37"X6.98" and 9.38"X5.75" and 6.85"X4.21"


The soft pastels and soothing tones of this design bring to mind the relaxing ambience of ocean waves. Stitch this design onto one pillow, and the design above onto another, for a very pretty set, sure to be a conversation piece through the holidays!
 
Sea shells, sand dollars, and hiliday ornaments decorate the ocean floor.
Available in three sizes:
9.86"X6.98" and 8.23"X5.83" and 6.86"X4.86"


Christmas Line 'Em Up

The designs below showcase the most fun and festive elements of the holidays, all lined up on adorable clotheslines! Flip-flops decked out in Christmas colors, stockings, ornaments, and more are perfect for very merry shirts, stockings, candle and tree skirts, and more! They join the growing collection of clothesline designs, just in time to make your season jolly.

Give your holiday projects a little beach flair with a cute holiday flip-flop clothesline.
 
Flip-flops with Christmas colors and patterns on a clothesline.
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X4.90" and 7.80"X4.07" and 6.89"X3.59"


Waiting to be lined up by the chimney with care, these stockings hanging out on a clothesline are dripping with holiday cheer! In the design on the right, ornaments are bright and shiny and perfect for adding cheer to gift bags, stockings, aprons, and more.
     
A Christmas stocking clothesline machine embroidery design.   A Christmas ornaments on a clothesline machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X5.35" and 7.80"X4.44" and 6.85"X3.90"
  Available in three sizes:
9.41"X5.00" and 7.81"X4.15" and 6.86"X3.64"


What could be more fun than a whole lineup of presents? Or prettier than poinsettias and mistletoe gracing a delicate clothesline? Christmas fans of all ages will love fa-la-la-fabulously festive clotheslines on gifts and decor!
     
A Christmasgifts on a clothesline machine embroidery design.   Poinsettias and mistletoe on a clothesline machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
9.41"X4.58" and 7.81"X3.80" and 6.81"X3.32"
  Available in three sizes:
9.41"X3.75" and 7.81"X3.11" and 6.87"X2.74"


Calorie-free and sure to last all season long, these holiday treats are a dream come true. Sweeten baby bibs, flour sack towels, and party table linens with this darling design.
 
A Christmas cookies and treats on a clothesline machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
9.41"X4.23" and 7.81"X3.51" and 6.81"X3.06"


Christmas Line 'Em Up Design Packs


Collect all the cute Christmas Line 'Em Up clothesline designs and get the best deal by purchasing the whole pack! Embellish children's items, stocking stuffers, linens, low nap towels, and more with these fun designs, and line up a very jolly holiday.

Christmas Line 'Em Up 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 7.9"x7.9"
**Sm - Designs smaller than 5"x7"



Christmas Lighthouses

Just as the glow from a lighthouses is a beacon of warmth on a cold sea, the message of Christmas is a beacon of hope. So it seems fitting to deck out two real life lighthouses in holiday swag!

The White Shoal Lighthouse is located 20 miles west of the Mackinac Bridge in Lake Michigan, and is an active aid to navigation. The lighthouse was the culmination of a forty year effort, between 1870 and 1920, to build lights on isolated islands, reefs, and shores that were critical navigation hazards. The White Shoal Lighthouse was first lit in 1910, and is a beautiful sight all decked out for Christmas. Brighten pillows, wall hangings, and framed embroidery with this illuminating design!
 
White Shoal Lighthouse in Lake Michigan, decorated for Christmas.
Available in three sizes:
5.82"X9.36" and 4.86"X7.79" and 4.27"X6.86"


Also called "The Nubble," the Cape Neddick Lighthouse was constructed in 1879 and is still in use today in Cape Neddick, York, Maine. The tower is lined with brick and sheathed with cast iron, so it is no wonder it is still standing! Stitch onto pillows, wall hangings, and more for an enduring Christmas favorite.
 
Cape Neddick Lighthouse in Maine, decorated for Christmas.
Available in two sizes:
7.79"X5.87" and 6.63"X4.87"


Santa and Flamingo Team

Look! Up in the sky! It's Santa Claus in his sleigh, being pulled by...flamingos? Santa wings his way to deliver toys to good girls and boys in a sleigh with flamingos. Sailing past a lighthouse, he and his feathered team are lit up in silhouette. How does Santa like his alternative mode of transport? He thinks it's just beachy! Stitch this fun design onto stockings and wall hangings for a fun Christmas design sure to bring a smile to everyone.
 
Santa Claus and his team of flamingos pulling his sleigh against the moonlight and past a lighthouse.
Available in three sizes:
8.93"X6.99" and 7.50"X5.86" and 6.23"X4.86"


From the above design, Santa and his trusty team of flamingos in silhouette are just the thing to put a new spin on your Christmas spirit. Especially cute for stockings!
 
Santa in his sleigh being pulled by flamingos in silhouette.
Available in two sizes:
6.86"X2.71" and 3.86"X1.53"


Fa La La Flamingos

The flamingos' diet is what makes their feathers pink, but in the designs below, it's their love of Christmas that has them tickled pink! Fa la la fabulous flamingos show their holiday spirit in designs perfect for making your holiday projects a hit.

A flamingo in a Santa hat dances with joy in the Christmas lights, while the beribboned flamingo on the right decorates himself with ornaments. Very cute designs for children's items, stockings, gift bags, and more!
     
A Christmas flamingo all tangled up in holiday lights.   A Christmas flamingo decorated with Christmas ornaments.
Available in two sizes:
4.83"X5.82" and 3.20"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.86"X6.14" and 3.05"X3.86"


This flamingo trims his palm tree with ornaments and lights, while the fancy dancer on the right wears a festive holiday wreath. Very fun on holiday party linens!
     
A Christmas flamingo decorates a palm tree with lights and ornaments.   A Christmas flamingo wears a Santa hat and wreath.
Available in two sizes:
4.66"X6.88" and 2.62"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.83"X5.38" and 3.47"X3.86"


Nothing ruffles these flamingos' feathers, as the holiday spirit makes them smile, smile, smile. A scarf and earmuffs warm the bird on the left, while the flamingo on the right pretends he's a reindeer. Maybe one day he can pull Santa's sleigh!
     
A Christmas flamingo wears a scarf and holds a present.   A Christmas flamingo wears a reindeer collar and antlers.
Available in two sizes:
4.83"X6.11" and 3.05"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.82"X5.45" and 3.41"X3.86"


Fa La La Flamingos Design Packs


Create your own flock of Fa La La Flamingos with the design pack. They'll be a fun addition to shirts, tree skirts, stockings, door hangers -- and anywhere else they land!

Fa La La Flamingos 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 2 sizes:

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



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