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Kick-off to Christmas

NEW THIS WEEK - August 27th, 2008


Kick-off to Christmas!

Free Project Instructions!

 

What was that noise? Did that sound an awful lot like jingle bells, like the echo of Santa's jolly "ho-ho-ho"? The holidays are right around the corner, and it's time for a Kick-off to Christmas!

Roly-poly snowmen deck the halls with wreaths, trees, and brightly-wrapped gifts. All those that are young at heart will adore him on stockings, tree skirts, quilts, and towel sets.

Elegant, one-color designs are digitized for metallic thread. They bring a rich, gleaming look to holiday evening wear, as well as velvet stockings and wraps.

Wreaths in a variety of exciting styles -- from retro Cool Yule to cozy country to sugary sweet -- are delightful additions to table linens and sweater sets. And, splendid Christmas squares full of charming and traditional holiday motifs have lively borders and bright colors. Their square shapes lends them beautifully to cozy pillows and quilts!

Have a very Merry Christmas Kick-Off with these festive designs!

Wish your guests a warm, holiday welcome with
Deck the Door Holiday Decor!


Roly-Poly Snowmen

So plump and cheerful, roly-poly snowmen are impossible to resist! They're so excited for
 Christmas that they can't keep from smiling. Their merry spirit shines bright on garments,
stockings, tree skirts, Christmas quilts, and towel sets.


Roly-Poly Snowman excitedly bestows Merry
 Christmas wishes to everyone he meets.
 
Roly-Poly Snowman can't wait to
 hang his new wreath on his door.
Available in two sizes:
3.86"X3.31" and 2.51"X2.15"
Available in two sizes:
2.99"X3.86" and 1.95"X2.51"

Roly-Poly Snowman wishes you two
 times the 'merry' this holiday season.

Roly-Poly Snowman can barely
 see of his tower of gifts!
 
Available in two sizes:
2.77"X3.86" and 1.81"X2.51"
Available in two sizes:
2.61"X3.85" and 1.70"X2.50"

 

During the holidays, the kitchen is filled with delicious scents. Hungry family members loiter in the doorway in anticipation of the goodies and treats that will soon be done!

Christmas cooking is all the more fun with fabulous, festive cooking wear. Add adorable Roly-Poly Snowman to hats and aprons to look the part of masterful chef!

Click here for Vintage Apron project instructions.


Roly-Poly Snowman gleefully
 rings his Christmas bell.

Roly-Poly Snowman puts the
 final touches on his little tree.
 
Available in two sizes:
3.11"X3.86" and 2.03"X2.50"
Available in two sizes:
3.11"X3.86" and 2.03"X2.51"


A Roly-Poly Snowmen Value Pack

Bring home the charming chubby snowmen and let them spread joy onto a variety of items!
The Roly-Poly Snowmen design pack contains 6 designs, priced at only $9.97!

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 4 x 4   All designs smaller than 4 x 4


Silver & Gold

Silver and gold, silver and gold; Ev'ryone wishes for silver and gold
How do you measure it's worth? Just by the pleasure it gives here on earth.
~Johnny Marks

Silver and gold bring an elegance to holidays. With a posh feel, one color, metallic designs beam with beautiful, subtle details. Make the season sparkle by adding gorgeous angels and instruments to any yuletide attire or home decor in need of fanciful and festive flair.
 


A brass, bow-bedecked French horn announces the holiday season is upon us.
 Its radiance will make any Christmas decor item all the more note-worthy.
 
Available in three sizes:
9.40"X5.70" and 6.85"X4.16" and 3.86"X2.33"

 

You'll be the toast of the town over the holidays when you hand out bottles of wine wrapped gift bags embellished with sparkly, metallic-thread designs. Add them to velvet bags, wraps, stockings, and tree skirts for an extra sparkle of Christmas magic!

For instructions for making wine bags, click here.

If you'd like information about embroidering designs with metallic thread, click here.



Delicate mistletoe shines with a silvery sheen. Give holiday wear
 lustrous holly accents. Perfect for dresses, wraps, and capes!
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X7.06" and 4.86"X5.83" and 3.21"X3.86"


A dazzling tinsel tree, full of decorations and surrounded by gifts, waits for Christmas morning.
 Use the trimmed tree as the centerpiece of a tablecloth or table topper for added sparkle.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86"X8.13" and 4.86"X6.72" and 2.77"X3.86"


Golden and glorious, an exquisite angel spreads her wings.
 Her presence on church linens will look truly divine.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.84"X7.29" and 4.84"X6.02" and 3.09"X3.85"


A lovely silver angel plays merry melodies on a slender flute.
 Let her float onto dark background for a luminous look.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.84"X7.50" and 4.84"X6.20" and 3.00"X3.86"


Golden bells peal with a rejoicing ring and will bring a stunning gleam to hand and bath towels.
 
Available in three sizes:
6.85"X5.86" and 5.66"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.31"


A Silver and Gold Christmas Value Pack

Savor the sparkle of silver and gold metallic designs around your home! The Silver and Gold
Christmas design pack contains 6 designs, priced at only $9.97!

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   All designs smaller than 4 x 4


Bright, jolly colors and details bring the magic of the holidays directly into your home and onto
your wardrobe. Stars, stockings, and Santa conjure up a playful mood that will lend a spirited
sensation to items for almost anyone. The horizontal format of the designs works particularly well
for shirt fronts, while the vertical version is great on stockings!

 

Darling decorations dangle below sweet holiday sentiment. Spread cheer by embroidering the lively design on tree skirts and tote bags.
 

Nifty noel embellishments will give pockets
 and stockings zip and zest.
 
Available in two sizes:
8.42"X5.85" and 6.85"X4.76"
Available in two sizes:
6.69"X4.85" and 3.85"X2.79"


A most joyous joy is surrounded by stars, hearts, and an amorous
 little bird. The horizontal design is a great choice for sweatshirts, while the smaller version to the right is so cute on Christmas stockings.
 

Give joy to others with the addition of this adorable
 design on gifts.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.41"X4.46" and 6.86"X3.25"
Available in two sizes:
5.30"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.53"


Ribbons on packages; garland and a star on the tree - beautiful decorations all around! Get caught up in the holiday spirit by
 adding this jolly design across the front of a shirt, and the
 matching accent design on a cardigan pocket.
 
A terrific tree stands watch
 over tantalizing gifts.
Available in two sizes:
9.40"X5.85" and 6.86"X4.27"
Available in two sizes:
4.86"X6.05" and 3.09"X3.86"


He had a broad face and a little round belly,
That shook, when he laughed like a bowlful of jelly.

 

He sprang to his sleigh, to his team gave a whistle; And away they all flew like the down of a thistle.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.42"X3.47" and 6.87"X2.54"
Available in two sizes:
6.31"X4.87" and 3.85"X2.98"

Cool Yule

These oh-so-hip designs have a retro vibe that has gone full circle and is back to being modern again!
 Full of fun shapes, and neat contrasting colors, the Christmas motifs will delight those that remember
 the style from the first time around as well as those just discovering it for the first time!
 


Geometric holly springs and twists give a contemporary twist to a traditional wreath. Jazz
 up home decor such as pillows, table toppers, and wall-hangings with the charming style.
 
Available in three sizes:
6.50"X5.85" and 5.35"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.50"

 

Create a Christmas stocking to fit the personalities of each of your family members. For those who love the look of contemporary items, give their stocking a modern touch with Cool Yule designs.

Whimsical shapes and colors will create a wonderfully funky mantle sock!

Free project instructions for making stockings can be found at EmbroideryLibraryProjects.com.



Make your holiday modern with this whimsical ornament spray - fun flair on
 stockings or holiday attire for 'tweens, teens, and fans of stylized looks.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.40"X3.20" and 6.85"X2.32"


Give gift bags and tags plenty of yuletide gusto with this playful corner design.
 
Available in two sizes:
5.22"X4.86" and 3.87"X3.61"


A Cool Yule Value Pack

 Dash stylish Christmas spirit across playful gifts for friends and family!  The Cool Yule
design pack contains 3 designs, priced at only $5.97!

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

Country Style Christmas

Soft colors and heart-warming embellishments conjure up a cozy, country Christmas. These darling designs wonderfully mingle a touch of primitive style with a friendly, festive theme. Use the snug,
 familiar feel of the hearts and stars on towels, wall-hangings, and table linens.
 


A merry country wreath dances with primitive-style hearts, stars, and
 ornaments and looks festive on gift bags or gift-carrying totes.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.89"X5.89" and 4.87"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.85"


A Christmas-y rustic-style spray is splendid on bathroom towels, curtains, and valances.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.40"X2.94" and 6.86"X2.15"

 

A cozy, country theme adds a welcoming touch to a table setting for a holiday family dinner. The darling designs feel like coming home in their familiar motifs and style.

Extend the pattern onto tablecloths, runners, toppers, napkins, placemats, and more.

Click here for dining room dress-up instructions for napkins and placemats, and table runners.



Place country Christmas cheer in the corners of shirt and apron pockets with this delightful corner.
 
Available in two sizes:
5.28"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.53"


A Country Style Christmas Value Pack

Christmas goes country with delightful, primitive designs!  The Country Style Christmas
design pack contains 3 designs, priced at only $5.97!

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

Juniper and Snowflakes Christmas

The combination of lush, fragrant pine layered with delicate flakes of snow and icy berries gives off
 a captivating sterling splendor that is just exquisite for the Christmas season. Serene shades provide
 a subtle and unexpected beauty amidst bold, holiday themes.
 


Juniper springs, evergreen boughs and crystalline snowflakes swirl together to create an elegant
 wreath awash with cool tones. Add a lovely natural feel to wall-hangings and framed art.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.98"X5.87" and 4.94"X4.87" and 3.90"X3.85"

 

Winter wear doesn't necessarily need to be bulky and sporty. Choose pretty Juniper and Snowflake designs in tranquil colors to add a lovely touch to items for keeping cozy warm like sweatshirts, fleece items, and jacket backs.

Click here for instructions for Embroidering on Sweatshirts.



A pretty pine and shimmy snowflake spray will add a
 wonderfully wintery touch to holiday blouses and vests.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.43"X3.90" and 6.87"X2.84"


Full of shivery splendor, a juniper corner is spectacular on winter pillows and throws.
 
Available in two sizes:
4.87"X4.75" and 3.83"X3.77"


A Juniper and Snowflakes Christmas Value Pack


Twirling evergreen boughs and snowflakes bring an elegant touch to holiday attire and winter decor.
 The Juniper and Snowflakes Christmas design pack contains 3 designs,
 priced at only $5.97!

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

Candy Coated Christmas

A rainbow of eye-catching candies and mints mixed throughout pine arrangements will captivate and entice! Dollop the delicious designs on kitchen items, aprons, stockings, and items for children and
 those with a sweet-tooth!
 


Covered with sugary sweets, this Christmas wreath is absolutely mouth-watering
 and a fabulous choice for kitchen chair covers, table toppers, and curtains.
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85"X5.85" and 4.85"X4.83" and 3.86"X3.82"

 

Don't hide your Christmas spirit under layers and layers of outerwear! Celebrate the season with playful holiday scarves and hats. Kids will be all the more excited for the big day when they are decked out in Candy Coated Christmas splendor!

Click here for for Fleece Fringe Hat instructions.



A savory, bow-decorated spray bursting with candies is a wonderful accent for tree skirts and stockings.
 
Available in two sizes:
9.41"X4.14" and 6.85"X3.02"


Tuck a confectionary Christmas corner onto placemats and napkins for a festive table setting.
 
Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.86"


A Candy Coated Christmas Value Pack

Sweets for your sweet - add yummy treat designs to gifts for friends and family!
The Candy Coated Christmas design pack contains 3 designs, priced at only $5.97!

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


Sweet Christmas Squares

Adorable Christmas motifs get an extra boost of merry with lively, patterned borders. Each splendid square will enhance the excited countdown until the big day. Dot them throughout the your home
 on quilts, pillows, blankets, wall-hangings, and more!
 

Yum - a delectable medley of gingerbread, minty goodness, and sugary
 sweets. Dash the tasty treats onto kitchen towels, aprons, and cozies.
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.85" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"


This darling bear has a gift especially for you! This un-bear-ably cute
 critter would love to find a home on children's sweatshirts and pajamas.
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.87"X5.86" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"


Ribbon-tied bells ring with holiday spirit and are a joyous addition
 to throw pillows for couches, guest bedrooms, and ottomans.
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.85" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"


Delicate snowflakes fall around a brightly trimmed tree -
 a fantastic match for cozy quilts and blankets!
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.85" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"

 

At Christmas time, there is no such thing as too many decorations! Add holiday happiness throughout the entire house with the addition of Sweet Christmas Squares on every possible surface.

Quilts, wall-hangings, pillows, chair covers, and towels will the charming cube designs will radiate cheer in every room.

Click here for Zipperless Pillow Sham project instructions.



A trio of candles give off a soft glow amidst a evergreen boughs.
 Let them shine and shimmer on table toppers and runners.
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.85" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"


Cookies & milk? Check. Stockings hung? Check.  This design is perfect for Santa's
 Christmas Eve arrival when placed on Santa Snack Stations and welcoming wall-hangings.
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.85" and 4.86"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.86"


A Sweet Christmas Squares Value Pack

The Sweet Christmas Squares design pack contains 6 designs, priced at only $9.97!

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 7.8 x 7.8   All designs smaller than 6 x 10

 
All designs smaller than 5 x 7   All designs smaller than 4 x 4


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