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Let it snow, man! This week's new snowmen and snowflake designs bring good cheer and warm style to any winter decor or apparel project.

Bring in the snowy season with cozy country snowman squares, homespun and sweet. Animals in adorable build-a-snowpal designs feature a moose, flamingo, cats, and more making snow buddies that look just like them.

Snowmen enjoy snowy adventures skiing, sledding, snowshoeing, and more in celebration of their favorite season. A snowman family tangled up in Christmas lights, and his and hers "snow-piaries," are fun designs for towels, stockings, and gift bags.

For an elegant take on winter, Wycinanki, or papercut-style, snowflakes are striking one-color designs sure to look gorgeous wherever they land.



Quick to stitch and adorable sounds like the perfect recipe for a last minute Christmas gift! The Christmas wish pillow project is simple and elegant. Click here for free project instructions.


 
Cozy Country Snowman

Country-style snowmen squares add seasonal charm to pillow shams, quilts, wall hangings, and more! Framed by pine branches and shining stars, these snowman smiles brighten any winter day.

A snow couple enjoy the freshly falling snow, and a cardinal cheers his snowman friend.
     
Country-style snowman couple square machine embroidery design.   Country-style snowman with cardinal square machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.73" and 5.89"X5.86" and 4.91"X4.87" and 3.86"X3.80"
  Available in four sizes:
7.72"X7.80" and 5.86"X5.92" and 4.81"X4.86" and 3.76"X3.84"

Learn how to make a picture window pillow with these free project instructions using machine embroidery designs.
Add some pizzazz to plain pillows by dressing them up with a pretty pillow cozy. Mix and match festive fabrics and embroidery designs to create a variety of fashionable pillow cozies.

This project is
fast and fun, and soon you'll have pillow cozies for every season, holiday, or special event. Click here for Kenny's free project instructions!


Cozy in their scarves and mittens, with hot cocoa and bluebird buddies, these snowman will bring a happy feeling to any apparel or decor project.
     
Country-style snowman and hot cocoa square machine embroidery design.   Country-style snowman with bluebirds square machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.64" and 6.01"X5.88" and 4.98"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.77"
  Available in four sizes:
7.80"X7.71" and 5.95"X5.87" and 4.94"X4.88" and 3.84"X3.78"


Cozy Country Snowman Design Packs 


Cozy in the country, snowman designs bring a homespun cheer to pillows, wall hangings, tote bags, and more. Let their delight in the season brighten your winter!

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


 
Build-a-Snowpal

Build-a-snowpal designs feature adorable creatures building snow buddies that look just like them, while bright birds enjoy the show. These designs will be adorable on towels, warm fleece clothes, and lots more!

Bunnies add the finishing touches to their snowpal, while a moose builds a firm foundation for his snow buddy.

 
   
Bunnies building a rabbit snowman machine embroidery design.   A moose builds a snow moose buddy machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
5.58"X4.36" and 3.87"X3.02"
  Available in two sizes:
6.55"X4.78" and 3.87"X2.87"


The squirrels have put a magnificent tail on their snowpal, and of course the penguins crown their snowpal with a top hat. Stitch onto pajamas, stockings, sweatshirts, and more for winter fun!
     
Build-a-pal snowman with squirrels machine embroidery design.   A penguin building a snow penguin machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
5.79"X4.25" and 3.87"X2.97"
  Available in two sizes:
5.59"X4.37" and 3.86"X3.38"

Learn how to make a picture window pillow with these free project instructions using machine embroidery designs.
The winter season brings a flurry of hats and mittens. Now you can keep yours organized with this oh-so-cool hanging organizer! Hang your handiwork in a coat closet or on the door!

Customize your catchall by adding more pockets to accommodate your family's winter wear. For free project instructions, click here!


Working on their snowpal has exhausted one of these wiener dogs, while the other looks very happy with their creation. A snow flamingo is almost as elegant as her real counterpart!
     
Weiner dogs build a snow pal machine embroidery design.   A flamingo builds a snow friend machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
6.33"X4.59" and 3.85"X2.79"
  Available in two sizes:
5.87"X4.85" and 3.86"X3.19"


A kitty perches on top of his snowpal, and a polar bear keeps his snow bear warm with a scarf, in designs just right for animal and winter lovers of all ages!
     
Cats build a snow kitty machine embroidery design.   A polar bear and polar bear snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
5.31"X4.59" and 3.85"X3.33"
  Available in two sizes:
5.64"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.55"


Build-a-Snowpal Design Packs 


Kids and grown-ups will love animals and their snowpals on fleece, tote bags, pajamas, and more! Warm and whimsical designs are perfect for adding humor and sweetness to any project.

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 8 designs, priced at $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 2 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 5"x7"

**Sm - Designs smaller than 4"x4"


 
Snowy Celebrations

Seasonal greetings and winter whimsy make these snowmen irresistible. With the greetings or on their own, smiling snowmen celebrate the season in fun designs for stockings, gift bags, sweatshirts, and more!

Festive in his plaid stocking cap, this snowman wishes everyone a "Merry Christmas" while he brings a tree home on his sled.
   
A snowman takes home a Christmas tree and wishes a "Merry Christmas" machine embroidery design.   A snowman takes home a Christmas tree on a sled machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
7.39"X5.85" and 6.12"X4.84"
  Available in one size:
3.86"X3.30"


Winter is a fa-la-la-la-fabulous adventure for this snowshoeing snowman! Fun decorations for sweatshirts, jackets, fleece, and all cold weather wear.
     
The words 'fa la la la" and a snowman on snowshoes machine embroidery design.   A snowman on snowshoes machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
6.22"X5.85" and 5.14"X4.85"
  Available in one size:
3.31"X3.86"

Learn how to make a picture window pillow with these free project instructions using machine embroidery designs.
Looking for a last minute gift idea? We've got a tasty project perfect for the remaining friends and family on your gift list. A cozy mug rug, with a clever slot for a spoon, is a tasty treat. Add a mug and decadent hot cocoa for a fast and fun gift.

Click here for free project instructions on how to make this clever and cozy mug rug.


Skating through a winter wonderland, this happy snowman is perfect for adding seasonal cheer to any project.
   
The words 'winter wonderland' with a snowman on ice skates machine embroidery design.   An ice skating snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
6.55"X5.86" and 5.46"X4.87"
  Available in one size:
3.60"X3.86"

     
The words 'Let it snow' and a snowman on a sled machine embroidery design.   A sledding snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
6.76"X5.86" and 5.59"X4.84"
  Available in one size:
3.85"X3.47"


Snowy Celebrations Design Packs 


For ice skating, snowshoeing, and sledding snowmen, winter is a snowy celebration. These snowmen designs are frosty and fun on winter and holiday garments and decor.

Order the designs individually by clicking the links above,
or get the pack with all 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 2 sizes:

**Lg - Designs smaller than 6"x10"

**Sm - Designs smaller than 5"x7"


 
Tangled Up in Christmas Lights

This snowman family is all tangled up in Christmas lights! De-lightful designs for seasonal towels, tote bags, sweatshirts, and more. See our other tangled up in Christmas designs for more holiday whimsy!
     
A snowman in a top hat tangled up in Christmas lights machine embroidery design.   A snow woman tangled up in Christmas lights machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
3.99"X6.01" and 2.56"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
3.70"X5.41" and 2.37"X3.47"


Christmas lights entangle this snow kid, but he doesn't seem to mind. Brighten napkins, jackets, and more with his cheerful spirit.
 
A snowman tangled up in Christmas lights machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
2.64"X3.60" and 1.69"X2.31"

 
His and Hers Snow-piaries

Everything's coming up snowmen! His and hers snow-piaries bloom with greenery and winter fun. Great designs for his and hers towels, pillow cases, and stockings.
     
A his and hers snowman topiary machine embroidery design.   A his and hers snowman topiary machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.40"X9.41" and 3.24"X6.86"
  Available in two sizes:
5.06"X9.41" and 3.71"X6.87"

 
Snowman Adventures

Even snowmen like to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. These sledding and skiing snowmen hit the slopes for winter excitement and adventure! Kids of all ages, and kids at heart, will enjoy these fun-loving guys on pajamas, sweatshirts, book bags, and jackets.
     
A snowman on a sled machine embroidery design.   A skiing snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.62"X6.86" and 2.60"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
5.79"X4.86" and 3.85"X3.21"


A custom snowboard, and skates and a hockey stick, are all these snowmen need to have a grand adventure! Cute designs for T-shirts, towels, and more.
     
A snowman on a snow board machine embroidery design.   An ice hockey playing snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.85"X5.05" and 3.74"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
4.88"X4.90" and 3.86"X3.86"

Learn how to make a picture window pillow with these free project instructions using machine embroidery designs.
Stay warm (and fashionable!) this winter with a cozy fleece scarf with embroidered pockets. Warm your hands or stash mittens and other small items in the ends of this roomy scarf.

Kenny's step-by-step instructions for making this fleece pocket scarf project can be found by clicking here.


Snow shoveling and ice skating give these snowmen rosy cheeks and big smiles. Add winter cheer to any project with these sweet designs!
     
A snowman and a snow shovel machine embroidery design.   An ice skating snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.86"X6.74" and 2.77"X3.86"
  Available in two sizes:
5.33"X4.86" and 3.86"X3.50"


Snowman Adventures Design Packs 


"Let it snow, man!" is the rallying cry of these adventurous snowmen, and sledding, skiing, and skating through the winter months is their way of life. Add their spirit and energy to your next project!
 

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"


 
Wycinanki Snowflakes

Inspired by the Polish art of papercutting, or Wycinanki, these snowflake designs in a variety of shapes will add zest to home decor and attire. Intricate designs in one color will look gorgeous on towels, wall hangings, pillow shams, table linens, tote bags, and more.
     
A Wycinanki snowflake machine embroidery design.   A Wycinanki snowflake machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.09"X7.76" and 5.81"X6.34" and 4.81"X5.24" and 3.57"X3.88"
  Available in four sizes:
7.13"X7.75" and 5.80"X6.30" and 4.80"X5.21" and 3.55"X3.85"


In some Polish towns and villages, competitions evolved to create the most beautiful Wycinanki. Create your own masterpiece by stitching these beautiful snowflakes!
 
     
A Wycinanki snow flake machine embroidery design.   A Wycinanki snowflake machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
7.01"X7.75" and 5.81"X6.41" and 4.81"X5.30" and 3.52"X3.87"
  Available in four sizes:
6.67"X7.76" and 5.81"X6.73" and 4.81"X5.56" and 3.32"X3.86"

Learn how to make a picture window pillow with these free project instructions using machine embroidery designs.
Let the temperatures drop outside -- you'll be cuddled up and cozy in this smart fleece throw!

Sleeves in the blanket allow your hands to stay free for snacking, reading, and remote controlling, while the rest of you stays warm. A matching pillowcase is just the thing to store this clever blanket.


Click here for free project instructions!


The art of Wycinanki began with shepherds, who cut designs out of tree bark and leather. You can still do it that way, but fabric and thread will be stunning, too!
     
A Wycinanki snowflake machine embroidery design.   A Wycinanki snowflake machine embroidery design.
Available in four sizes:
6.74"X7.75" and 5.81"X6.68" and 4.82"X5.52" and 3.38"X3.85"
  Available in four sizes:
7.76"X6.74" and 6.69"X5.81" and 5.53"X4.81" and 3.86"X3.37"


Wycinanki Snowflakes Design Packs 


Embellish sweatshirts, T-shirts, jackets, towels, tote bags, and pillows with these dramatic snowflakes inspired by the art of Polish papercutting, or Wycinanki. With their intricate patterns and swirling lines, these designs will look stunning anywhere you stitch them.
 

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"



It's crafty and collectible! 2011 is a year to celebrate crafting and all the joy that it brings to our lives. To celebrate our love of sewing and embroidery, a new Crafty Collectibles design will be offered each Wednesday in 2011.
 

This week's Crafty Collectible is: Patchwork Snowman


A happy patchwork snowman and his bluebird buddy are ready to while the winter away with crafting. Add this design to your embroidery projects for sweet and snowy stitching!
 
A crafty patchwork snowman machine embroidery design.
Available in two sizes:
4.84"X6.34" and 2.96"X3.85"

 

There's "snowplace" like the Stitchers Showcase! See what other crafty folk like you have shared in the spirit of the winter season. We post photos of projects every weekday by stitchers just like you in the Stitchers Showcase. Check out some of the cool winter creations, and feel free to show off what you've made by sending a photo to stitch@emblibrary.com!

Click on the images below to go to the specific showcase, or click here to see them all!
 


Country Holiday Toile
 

Snowflake Gift Exchange
 

Snowman Scene Quilt
 
 
Soft Fleece Scarves Warm Winter Welcome
Winter is Coming
 
 


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