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Dash of Christmas Cheer

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It's a dash to Christmas over the next two weeks! But you still have time to make gorgeous home decor, festive apparel, and fabulous gifts with new A Dash of Christmas Cheer designs.

A Peppermint Potpourri adds a delicious touch to table linens, wall hangings, towels, and more, while Christmas Sprites serve up treats with sweet smiles and lots of good cheer.

Open vintage-style diamonds and circles highlight traditional Christmas elements in colorful, light-stitching designs perfect for creating a passel of fast yet fantastic gifts.

New in-the-hoop clothespin cozies get a holiday look, and are a great way to display cards, stockings, and photos for the season!

Scroll down the page to see these festive new designs!

Free project instructions

Create beautiful decor with a festive ruffle Christmas towel! Click here for free project instructions!

 


Peppermint Potpourri

It's a Peppermint Potpourri! Candy canes and mint candy form delicious home decor embellishments. Mixed with holly and sugar cookies, these minty treats will sweeten table linens, pillow shams, tree skirts, quilts, and lots more.

Stitch a sweet spin on the traditional holiday wreath. This design will add a breath of fresh air to all kinds of Christmas decorations!
 
A Christmas wreath of holly, candy canes, mints, and cookies.
Available in four sizes:
7.77"X7.66" and 5.95"X5.85" and 4.92"X4.85" and 3.85"X3.78"


No one will be able to resist these treats! A border of holly and sweets bursts with color in a fun design for towels and table linens, sweatshirts and tote bags, and lots more.
 
A Christmas border of holly, candy canes, mints, and cookies.
Available in four sizes:
9.42"X3.58" and 7.79"X2.95" and 6.00"X2.42" and 3.86"X1.62"


Anyone who "spots" these sweet designs will love their bright colors and simple lines! A corner and accessory are perfect for putting just a touch of sugar on napkins, apron pockets, potholders, and more.
     
A Christmas corner of mints and cookies.   A holiday star sugar cookie machine embroidery design.
Available in three sizes:
5.87"X5.88" and 4.86"X4.86" and 3.83"X3.84"
  Available in two sizes:
3.88"X3.86" and 2.52"X2.52"


Candy canes in a bow, and holly and mints, make refreshing decorations.
     
Candy canes in a bow machine embroidery design.   Mint candies and holly machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
3.14"X3.88" and 2.05"X2.51"
  Available in two sizes:
3.86"X3.14" and 2.51"X2.04"


Peppermint Potpourri Design Packs

Get the Peppermint Potpourri Design Pack and coordinate minty designs on pillow shams, table linens, wall hangings, stockings, sweatshirts, and more. Bright and colorful, these designs are fanciful additions to all kinds of holiday projects!

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all of the designs.

The XXL and large size packs contain 13 designs, priced at only $19.97! The extra-large pack contains 12 designs, priced at only $18.97! The medium size pack contains 11 designs, priced at only $16.97! The small size pack contains 9 designs, priced at only $14.97! Five sizes are available to suit any project.

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 Sprites

Cheerful Christmas sprites can't wait to make your holidays as sweet as they can be. With scrumptious treats and hot drinks, they're serving up big smiles and loads of holiday happiness! Charming designs add a fun and whimsical decoration to towels, aprons, placemats, wall hangings, and more.

Cupcakes and Christmas cookies --  coming right up!
     
A Christmas sprite holds a stack of cupcakes machine embroidery design.   A Christmas sprite holds a stack of cupcakes machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
3.55"X6.00" and 2.28"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
3.87"X5.90" and 2.52"X3.85"


A sprite holds candy canes that are bigger than she is, while on the right, another sprite keeps her eye on the tea as she balances it on a tray. Delightful on towels and potholders!
     
A Christmas sprite holds candy canes in a sweet machine embroidery design.    A Christmas sprite holds a cup of hot tea in a sweet machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.24"X5.76" and 2.84"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.74"X5.97" and 3.08"X3.86"


Christmas is a time for treats, and these sprites have got hot cocoa and milk and cookies all ready to go. Adorable in their holiday stockings and skirts, these wee girls will bring smiles wherever you put them!
     
A wee Christmas girl balances a cup of hot cocoa and marshmallows.   A wee Christmas girl balances milk and cookies on a tray.
Available in two sizes:
4.77"X5.96" and 3.10"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.35"X5.42" and 3.09"X3.86"


Christmas Sprites Design Packs

Christmas Sprites will delight on sweatshirts, gift bags, placemats, banners, and lots more. Stitch them anywhere you want to add a sweet touch to holiday decor and apparel!

Christmas Sprites Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 6 designs, priced at only $9.97! Two sizes are available to suit any project.

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"



Dash of Christmas Cheer

Christmas is coming! Quick-stitching and light Dash of Christmas Cheer designs are perfect for making homemade gifts in a jiffy. Low nap towels, shirts, gift bags, table linens -- all will be extra special with open and airy designs. Circle and diamond shapes give these designs a lot of appeal, and traditional holiday elements in clean and elegant stitches make them feel just a touch vintage.

Ornaments sparkle inside a wreath of filigree and holly berries, and the swirls on a gift-filled stocking coordinate beautifully with the curling holly in the diamond shape.
     
Vintage-style, light-stitching circle of holly with ornaments.   A Christmas stocking inside a vintage diamond shape machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.82"X7.47" and 6.12"X5.84" and 5.11"X4.87" and 3.90"X3.71"
  Available in four sizes:
7.75"X7.75" and 5.83"X5.83" and 4.86"X4.86" and 3.85"X3.85"


A Christmas tree diamond is bright with lights and berries in a classic decoration, while a vintage star shines inside delicate flowers and leaves. Very pretty on tea towels, flower sack towels, and holiday aprons!
     
A Christmas tree diamond machine embroidery design.    A light-stitching star inside a flower and filigree border.
Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.72" and 5.90"X5.85" and 4.88"X4.84" and 3.86"X3.83"
  Available in four sizes:
7.72"X7.76" and 5.85"X5.88" and 4.88"X4.91" and 3.81"X3.82"


Let an open and airy poinsettia bloom on holiday decor and apparel. On the right, a vintage candle bursts with pops of holly berries, and will light up stockings, tree skirts, gift bags, and more!
     
 An open and airy vintage poinsettia circle design.   A classic candle and holly diamond machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.79"X7.33" and 6.16"X5.84" and 5.12"X4.83" and 3.86"X3.63"
  Available in four sizes:
7.74"X7.74" and 5.82"X5.82" and 4.86"X4.86" and 3.83"X3.83"


Christmas brings mistletoe and candy canes, and in the designs below, they're light and just right for quick-stitching gifts of all kinds.
     
Mistletoe and bow in a diamond machine embroidery design.   A trio of candy canes inside a holly border machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.27"X7.82" and 5.87"X6.31" and 4.91"X5.26" and 3.64"X3.87"
  Available in four sizes:
7.51"X7.75" and 5.88"X6.07" and 4.87"X5.02" and 3.76"X3.88"


Christmas bells ring beneath a bright bow, and a charming vintage snowman smiles inside a diamond of holly. Charming on holiday shirts!
     
Bells in vintage and quick-stitch style.   A quick stitching vintage snowman.
Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.75" and 5.85"X5.84" and 4.88"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
7.78"X7.76" and 5.85"X5.84" and 4.87"X4.86" and 3.85"X3.84"


If you can't leave out real milk and cookies for Santa, stitch this sweet design onto a tea towel and leave that instead! On the right, a vintage snowflake circle is airy and elegant.
     
 Light-stitching cookies and milk inside a holly circle.    An elegant snowflake circle machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.76"X7.82" and 5.84"X5.89" and 4.88"X4.91" and 3.86"X3.89"
  Available in four sizes:
7.67"X7.78" and 5.86"X5.94" and 4.85"X4.91" and 3.84"X3.88"


Dash of Christmas Cheer Design Packs

Stitch a Dash of Christmas Cheer designs onto low nap towels, shirts, gift bags, table linens, stockings, and more! Open and light designs are just right for adding a touch of color and style to lots of holiday projects and gifts. Get the design pack for a fabulous array to choose from.

Dash of Christmas Cheer Design Packs

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 12 designs, priced at only $19.97! Four sizes are available to suit any project.

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"



Christmas Clothespin Cozies

Christmas cards, stockings, photos...there are so many festive items to be enjoyed during the holidays, and with new Christmas clothespin cozies, now there's a fun way to display them! In-the-hoop cozies are easy to make and adorable. For project instructions to make clothespin cozies, click here.

Santa Claus and Rudolph clothespin cozies will be favorites for years to come!
     
 An in-the-hoop Santa Claus clothespin cozy.    An in-the-hoop Rudolph clothespin cozy.
Available in one size:
2.96"X3.88"
  Available in one size:
2.86"X3.88"


Christmas stocking and poinsettia clothespin cozies will brighten holiday home decor, and they're practical, too. Glue a magnet to the back to hang family photos, children's art work, and Christmas cards on the fridge.
     
An in-the-hoop Christmas stocking clothespin cozy.   An in-the-hoop poinsettia clothespin cover.
Available in one size:
2.34"X3.87"
  Available in one size:
3.71"X3.87"


A smiling snowman and a Christmas tree with a bright star on top make festive clothespin covers. Learn how easy it is to make these in-the-hoop cozies with the free project instructions.
     
An in-the-hoop snowman clothespin cover.   An in-the-hoop Christmas tree clothespin cover.
Available in one size:
3.23"X3.88"
  Available in one size:
3.32"X3.90"


Clothespin cozies make sweet treats as gifts! An ornament and a cupcake can be slipped into a stocking or tucked into a holiday card.
     
An in-the-hoop Christmas ornament clothespin cover.   An in-the-hoop Christmas cupcake clothespin cover.
Available in one size:
2.67"X3.89"
  Available in one size:
3.12"X3.87"


Christmas Clothespin Cozies Design Pack

In-the-hoop Christmas clothespin cozies are a great way to hang stockings from the mantle or photos on the refrigerator. Stitch some for yourself and as gifts -- with the design pack, you'll have a wide variety of designs with something for everyone!

Christmas Clothespin Cozies Design Pack

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above, or get the pack with all 8 designs, priced at only $12.97! One size is available to suit any project.

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


The pack is available in 1 size:

**Designs smaller than 4"x4"


 

Visit the Stitchers Showcase to see the bushels of fabulous projects stitchers have cooked up for Christmas! Fun projects include Christmas tree-shaped napkins, potholders, towels, toaster cozies, and lots more. Your imagination will be stirred by all these great ideas!

Want to share pictures of your work? We'd love to see them! Send photos and details about your work to stitch@emblibrary.com.
 
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Want to see more? Click here to see designs released in previous weeks!