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Christmas Words of Wisdom

NEW THIS WEEK - December 10th, 2008


Songs of the Season

Free Project Instructions!

 

One of the joys of Christmas is that the season is sure to put a song in your heart! This week's new designs celebrate the "Songs of the Season" with lyrics and images that are sure to fill your home with magic and music.

 

The lyrics of classic carols and popular seasonal songs are transformed into merry embroidery designs. Each song features a title square, a couple lines of the lyrics, and a stylish coordinating corner -- perfect for everything from table linens to pillows to cozy clothing!

 

You'll also find detailed yet quick-stitching redwork instruments, a merry band of Santa's elves, and a handful of Victorian-inspired designs pretty enough to hang on the wall. Enjoy the designs below, and stitch a song for everyone in your life!

Keep your hands toasty and warm with this elegant, embroidered Winter Handwarmer. Click here for free project instructions!


Santa Claus Is Coming to Town

 

Santa Claus is coming to town! Celebrate the excitement of jolly old St. Nick's visit when you
stitch these coordinating designs with lyrics to the favorite song. Released in 1934, the song
became an instant hit and has been recorded by popular musicians ever since.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.88"X7.61" and 6.05"X5.84" and 5.00"X4.82" and 3.85"X3.75"

 

It's time to start making your own Christmas list! There's nothing like a personalized gift
of home-stitched decorations for your loved ones. The smaller size of this design has been
formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.38"X3.08" and 5.98"X1.93"

 

You're on the "nice" list, right? You will be when you stitch coordinating Christmas gifts
with these cheerily lyrical designs. The smaller size of this design has been formatted
for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.37"X3.04" and 6.00"X2.13"

 

A sparkling corner to coordinate with the "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" lyrics
features Santa's mythical bag of toys.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X5.02" and 3.74"X3.87"


A Santa Claus Is Coming to Town Value Pack


Can't wait for a visit from that jolly old North Pole dweller? Share the holiday magic
when you stitch the whole bag full of coordinating designs.

The extra-large and medium packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97!
The large and small packs contain 6 designs, priced at only at $8.97!

Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
 

Where would Santa be without Rudolph? His glowing nose made him stand out from the crowd ...
and helped him guide Santa's sleigh through the Christmas weather to homes around the world.
Let Rudolph light up your own home with these designs.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.87"X7.90" and 5.87"X5.82" and 4.95"X4.83" and 3.85"X3.82"

 

Sing your way into holiday memories with lyrical designs, celebrating the glowing nose
that saved Christmas. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; 
may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.13" and 6.00"X2.43"

 

Rudolph leaps around lyrics, swirls, and a shining golden star in this design celebrating
the favorite holiday song. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.95" and 6.00"X2.51"

 

This corner design would be perfect nestled in the corner of a napkin to complement
these designs with lyrics to "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.86"


A Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Value Pack

Get all these designs at a discount and use them together or on coordinating projects
to set your holiday aglow.

The extra-large and medium packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97!
The large and small packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $8.97!

Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

Walking in a Winter Wonderland
 

Icy blues in a simple yet fanciful style bring your holiday crafting the charm of a stroll in the snow.
This favorite holiday song has been recorded by artists from Frank Sinatra to Cyndi Lauper,
and its embroidery designs are sure to find a warm place in your heart.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.86"X7.35" and 6.21"X5.86" and 5.15"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.62"

 

Float along on an icy breeze, singing as you go. The lyrics to "Walking in a Winter Wonderland"
make up beautifully simple designs with curling blue letters and light, lacy snowflakes. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops. -

 

Available in two sizes:
9.39"X2.39" and 6.00"X1.77"

 

There's a lot to love about winter, with the snow falling softly around and sparkling on the ground.
Bring those warm feelings to mind with this favorite song, stitched on home decor and clothing.
The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X2.74" and 6.00"X1.84"

 

A snowflake corner that's at once simple and intricate will make a beautiful embellishment
for your homemade crafts that celebrate the magical snow.

 

Available in two sizes:
5.05"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.71"


A Walking in a Winter Wonderland Value Pack

Get all these "Walking in a Winter Wonderland" designs, and stitch the lyrics together on a single project or coordinating set of gifts. Icy colors and shapes celebrate the beauty of winter.

The extra-large and medium packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97!
The large and small packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $8.97!

Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

Let It Snow!
 

Snuggle up with your loved ones inside ... and let it snow! These designs inspired by this
favorite winter song feature lyrics surrounded by snowflakes and holly. Written in the 1940s,
it's become one of the best-selling songs of all time.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.81"X7.81" and 5.86"X5.86" and 4.86"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.85"

 

The weather outside is frightful, you say? Bundle up in warm winter wear stitched with a combination of these designs ... and stay cozy. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.40"X3.66" and 6.00"X2.54"

 

Curl up by the fireplace and watch the snowflakes come down. Designs with lyrics
to this favorite winter song will create cozy decorations and clothes to make your heart sing.
The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used
in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.55" and 5.95"X2.27"

 

Let it snow! Complete the lyrics with this design and embrace winter's snowy beauty.
The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used
in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.01" and 5.99"X2.13"

 

A snowflake corner with icy swirls and muted holly leaves makes a beautiful accent to your
"Let it snow!" stitching. Try it in the corner of a napkin, as part of a set of winter table linens.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.86"X4.84" and 3.88"X3.85"


A Let It Snow Value Pack

Get all these designs at a discount, and make a "flurry" of snowy gifts for friends and family!

The extra-large and medium packs contain 10 designs, priced at only $12.97!
The large and small packs contain 7 designs, priced at only $9.97! 


Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
 

The beloved Christmas carol "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" first appeared in a hymnal in 1739,
and has seen several changes in words and music since then. The spirit of celebration and reverence, of course, has remained the same. Stitch these angelic designs on spirited decorations
for your home and church.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.86"X7.44" and 6.18"X5.86" and 5.11"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.65"

 

A shining star lights the way to the place where Jesus was born. The opening line to this
classic hymn is flanked by gracefully scrolling angel wings. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.91" and 6.00"X2.69"

 

A golden crown and gentle angel wings surround a proclamation of "Glory to the newborn King."
Quilts, pillows, and more will look lovely embellished with these lyrical designs.
The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; 
may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.41"X3.74" and 6.00"X2.61"

 

A swirling corner with angel wings and golden scrolling designs is a heavenly complement to these "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" designs. Tuck it in the corner of your work for an extra angelic touch.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.81"X4.81" and 3.86"X3.86"


A Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Value Pack

Get all these "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" designs at a discount and stitch them together
to bring this reverent hymn to life.

The extra-large and medium packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97!
The large and small packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $8.97!

Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

We Three Kings
 

"We Three Kings of Orient Are" is a truly American Christmas carol, written by the Reverend
John Henry Hopkins, Jr., pastor of Christ Episcopal Church in Williamsport, Pennsylvania,
and first published in a hymnal in 1863. Put the story of the magi's journey on display
with these designs in classy shades of beige.

 

Available in four sizes:
7.86"X7.33" and 6.29"X5.86" and 5.22"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.60"

 

Stitch the lyrics to this favorite Christmas song on decorations for your home or church.
This simple design will bring the minds of family and friends to the star that led the three wise men
to the newborn baby Jesus. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.35"X2.26" and 6.00"X1.56"

 

A celestial display fit for a king ... Celebrate this beautiful element of the Christmas story
with these graceful lyrics, surrounded by twinkling stars. The smaller size of this design has been formatted for the Endless Hoop; may also be used in standard hoops.

 

Available in two sizes:
9.35"X2.76" and 6.00"X1.85"

 

The fabled star of the song and Christmas story shines in a creative corner.
Rays of starlight and swirling embellishment make this design a wonder to behold.

 

Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.13" and 3.65"X3.86"


A We Three Kings Value Pack

Get all these "We Three Kings" designs at a discount and combine them for a beautifully
stitched retelling of the magi's journey.

The extra-large and medium packs contain 8 designs, priced at only $10.97!
The large and small packs contain 6 designs, priced at only $8.97!


Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.

 
All designs smaller than 8 x 10   All designs smaller than 7.9 x 7.9
 
All designs smaller than 6 x 10   All designs smaller than 5 x 7

 

Holiday in Harmony Redwork

 

No holiday season would be complete without lots of music! Stitch these elegant designs on
festive home decor and other gifts -- use lots of them together for a beautiful chorus of stitching,
or select the favorite instrument of your loved one for a gracefully personalized project.

 

Celebrate the joy music brings to the holiday season with an orchestra of festive redwork designs! 

 

 

Detailed redwork makes this holiday
harp design extra special.

 
Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.83"
  Available in two sizes:
3.70"X6.85" and 2.07"X3.85"

 

Make a joyful noise! This classic horn
proclaims your celebration loud and clear.

 

 

A handbell adorned with mistletoe is
a lovely way to ring in the holidays.

 
Available in two sizes:
6.01"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.10"
  Available in two sizes:
4.85"X6.60" and 2.81"X3.85"

 

Make mellow music with this beautifully detailed clarinet design, adorned with a big ribbon.

 

   

If smooth grooves are your sound of choice, enjoy this bedecked saxophone.

 

 
Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.84" and 3.83"X3.82"
  Available in two sizes:
4.65"X6.84" and 2.60"X3.83"

 

Everyone loves a violin ... stitch this one on
your holiday crafts for a symphonic touch.

 

   

Stitch this subtle redwork design for your
favorite little drummer boy ... or girl.

 

 
Available in two sizes:
4.85"X4.84" and 3.83"X3.83"
  Available in two sizes:
6.50"X4.85" and 3.85"X2.86"

 

Trumpet your Christmas joy to the world with this simple yet detailed redwork design!

 

Available in two sizes:
6.85"X3.00" and 3.85"X1.68"


A Holiday in Harmony Redwork Value Pack

Get all of these designs at a discount and let the music be heard in every corner of your home!
These nine designs would make a magically musical quilted wall hanging.

The Holiday in Harmony Redwork design pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $12.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.
 

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

 

Elves in E Major
 

Everyone at the North Pole is bursting into
song and dance! Santa leads the ensemble
with his bright trumpet solos.

 

 

Mrs. Claus joins in the fun with a shiny horn
and a spring in her step.

 
Available in two sizes:
4.86"X5.00" and 3.73"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.00"X5.03" and 3.10"X3.86"

 

Rudolph brings his special touch to the percussion section with a festive tambourine.

 

   

Blitzen reveals one of his little-known talents: playing the clarinet.

 

 
Available in two sizes:
3.65"X5.15" and 2.73"X3.85"
  Available in two sizes:
4.51"X5.37" and 3.25"X3.86"

 

Dasher shows his cool side as he rocks out
on his electric guitar.

 

   

Even this drummer boy and all the elves have to take a break from the workshop for some fun!

 

 
Available in two sizes:
4.13"X5.25" and 3.02"X3.85"
  Available in two sizes:
4.09"X4.15" and 3.16"X3.21"

 

Cymbals clash as this elf keeps the beat
in Santa's merry band!

   

A bugling elf spreads Christmas cheer
with his own brand of lively music.

 

 
Available in two sizes:
4.37"X5.16" and 3.28"X3.85"
  Available in two sizes:
5.01"X4.75" and 3.86"X3.66"

 

Santa's elf gets jazzy with a smooth saxophone solo. Silent night? Hardly!

 

Available in two sizes:
4.26"X4.40" and 3.28"X3.39"


A Elves in E Major Value Pack

Stitch the whole band! Get all nine of these designs -- elves, reindeer, Santa, and Mrs. Claus --
and stitch them individually on shirts or stockings for your own "band," or together as a wall hanging.

The Elves in E Major design pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $15.97! Click on an image or link below to see the designs included in the pack, and add the pack to your basket.
 

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

 

Festive ornaments hang from a music staff, showing that songs really are the ultimate "decoration"
for your holiday celebration. This design is pretty enough to hang on the wall or display on a pillow.

 

Available in two sizes:
7.26"X5.85" and 5.95"X4.80"

 

Silhouettes of Victorian carolers stand out against a beautifully shaded sky in this unique
and eye-catching design. Its mellow coloring will make for one-of-a-kind Christmas crafts.
 

Available in two sizes:
5.85"X7.35" and 4.85"X6.07"

 

A Victorian couple in silhouette dances on a background of sheet music. This simple yet detailed design in shades of black and gray would make a beautiful framed gift for your favorite music lover.
 

Available in two sizes:
5.86"X7.97" and 4.81"X6.53"

 

Spread joy with this creative design, featuring unusual swirling letters surrounded by delicate blue
and purple flowers. This design is a beautiful way to proclaim the reason for the season!

 

Available in two sizes:
9.40"X3.34" and 6.84"X2.41"


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