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Scandinavian Winter
Scandinavian Winter

NEW THIS WEEK - December 21, 2016

As the snow falls outside your window, celebrate the beauty of the season in your embroidery! New designs this week showcase the icy colors and Scandinavian style that winter has to offer.

Adorn a quilt with beautiful frosty blue blooms, or add a series of cute winter gnomes to kitchen towels and wall hangings. Wrapped up in winter animals are always a favorite on sweatshirts. Plus, geometric birds, winter gear, in-the-hoop Dala ornaments, and more!

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Set a stunning winter tablescape with a linen set adorned with midwinter blues.


Showcase the beautiful icy color scheme found in the winter with whimsical flowers stitched in various shades of blue and silver. A spray and a basket are perfect for quilts, wall hangings, and more.
      
 
Available in five sizes:
6.86" x 10.54" and 5.86" x 9.00"
5.10" x 7.80" and 4.50" x 6.87"
2.52" x 3.84"
  Available in five sizes:
9.29" x 6.85" and 7.81" x 5.75"
7.24" x 5.34" and 6.61" x 4.87"
3.86" x 2.85"


Stitch this border design on a pillowcase or table cloth -- or pair with matching designs for a stunning combination!
  
Available in five sizes:
11.75" x 4.77" and 9.85" x 4.00" and 7.80" x 3.17" and 6.00" x 2.70" and 3.85" x 1.57"


Two different borders are available to fit various sizes and shapes of your projects. Great for table linens, bedding, and more.
 
Available in five sizes:
11.76" x 2.02" and 9.41" x 1.62" and 7.81" x 1.34" and 6.00" x 1.39" and 3.86" x 0.71"


Add these gorgeous wintry accents to napkins and pockets! Or, find other ways to use them in this exciting Creative Corners video.
      
 
Available in three sizes:
5.84" x 5.86" and 4.84" x 4.86" and 3.83" x 3.85"
  Available in one size:
3.84" x 3.85"


Midwinter Blues Bouquet Design Pack

A Midwinter Blues Bouquet Design Pack


Add a beautiful look to quilts, living room decor, table linens, and more with these beautiful flowers. Get them now in a design pack!

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

 

The pack is available in 5 sizes:

XXL - Designs smaller than 7" x 11.8"
  XL - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
 
Lg - Designs smaller than 7.9" x 7.9"
 Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
 Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"




Scandinavian Winter Birds

Celebrate the geometric lines and bold color found in Swedish folk art with these winter birds! Whimsical details and eye-catching accents add tons of style.
      
 
Available in five sizes:
7.20" x 7.80" and 6.64" x 7.20"
5.84" x 6.33" and 4.85" x 5.24"
3.56" x 3.86"
  Available in five sizes:
6.90" x 7.80" and 6.06" x 6.85"
5.51" x 6.23" and 4.85" x 5.49"
3.41" x 3.86"

 

A gorgeous flannel blanket is the perfect place to showcase these designs. Not only does this project feature two layers of cozy flannel, but a handy pocket holds all your necessities, too!

Click here to see how to make this warm flannel blanket.


Stitch all six of the birds together on a quilt or wall hanging. They're especially cute for kids' gear, too!
      
   
 Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.48" and 7.14" x 6.85"
6.06" x 5.81" and 5.06" x 4.85"
3.86" x 3.69"
  Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 7.51" and 7.13" x 6.85"
6.10" x 5.86" and 5.05" x 4.85"
3.86" x 3.71"
 


Change the colors of these brilliant birds to match your decorating scheme. They're great for totes, pillows, and kitchen towels, too!
      
 
Available in five sizes:
7.80" x 7.12" and 7.06" x 6.44"
6.42" x 5.86" and 5.33" x 4.86"
3.89" x 3.55"
  Available in five sizes:
7.81" x 6.84" and 7.27" x 6.37"
6.62" x 5.80" and 5.53" x 4.84"
3.87" x 3.39"


Scandinavian Winter Birds Design Pack

Scandinavian Winter Birds Design Pack


Let one of these birds land on your next project, or get them all now in a design pack -- priced at only $9.97!

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

 

The pack is available in 5 sizes:

XXL - Designs smaller than 7.9" x 7.9"
  XL - Designs smaller than 7" x 11.8"
  Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
 Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
 Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"




Winter Gnomes

Sweet winter gnomes are ready to enjoy the snowy season in these fun designs! Here a group build a snowman, while a single gnome hits the slopes.
      
   
 Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 8.82" and 4.56" x 6.85" and 2.58" x 3.85"
   Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 9.09" and 4.41" x 6.83" and 2.49" x 3.86"


Snow, icicles, and more add a distinct cold weather feel to these designs. Great on door hangers, kids' gear, and more.
      
 
Available in three sizes:
5.86" x 6.41" and 4.86" x 5.31" and 3.54" x 3.86"
  Available in three sizes:
5.47" x 5.85" and 4.53" x 4.85" and 3.60" x 3.85"


Finish off the series of wintry designs with a gnome pulling a snowman friend on a sled or an ice skating version.
      
 
Available in three sizes:
9.40" x 5.74" and 6.85" x 4.18" and 3.85" x 2.46"
  Available in three sizes:
7.45" x 5.86" and 6.18" x 4.85" and 3.86" x 3.04"


Winter Gnomes Design Pack

Winter Gnomes Design Pack


Add these whimsical winter pals to your next project! Order them individually using the links above, or get them all in a design pack -- priced at only $9.97!

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

 

The pack is available in 3 sizes:

 Lg - Designs smaller than 6" x 10"
Md - Designs smaller than 5" x 7"
Sm - Designs smaller than 4" x 4"




Scandinavian Winter Panels

Icy hues in blue, lavender, and mint green give these Scandinavian panels frosty flair. Use to decorate your home for winter!
      
   
Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 6.45" and 7.09" x 5.86"
5.88" x 4.86" and 3.87" x 3.20"
 
Set out this kitchen towel with a pot of tea at your next get-together.


Add these warm and cozy designs to the bottom of scarves, the front of a tote bag, or even on a sweatshirt!
       
 
Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 6.41" and 7.14" x 5.86"
5.92" x 4.86" and 3.90" x 3.17"
  Available in four sizes:
7.81" x 6.46" and 7.07" x 5.86"
5.87" x 4.86" and 3.86" x 3.20"



Polar Animal Winter Scenes

Add a whimsical, wonderful look to your next project with arctic animal scenes. Each features a classic winter animal and stuns on pillows, totes, and more.
      
   
Available in four sizes:
6.85" x 8.42" and 5.86" x 7.20"
4.86" x 5.97" and 3.16" x 3.89"
 
The light colors in this design pop against the dark black of this tote bag.


Foxes, beavers, and lynx are a great way to celebrate winter wildlife in your home!
      
 
Available in four sizes:
6.86" x 7.73" and 5.86" x 6.61"
4.87" x 5.49" and 3.42" x 3.86"
  Available in four sizes:
6.86" x 9.19" and 5.82" x 7.80"
4.87" x 6.53" and 2.88" x 3.85"



Wrapped Up in Winter

The Wrapped Up in Winter designs are ever-popular -- stitch for the snowiest season with designs featuring polar animals wrapped in the classic oversize scarves. Six new versions are available now -- a polar bear, arctic fox, moose, wolf, lynx, and beaver.
      
 
Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 4.79" and 9.39" x 4.09"
7.79" x 3.39" and 6.86" x 2.99"
  Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 4.99" and 9.38" x 4.26"
7.80" x 3.53" and 6.86" x 3.11"
 

     
     
 Available in four sizes:
11.00" x 5.65" and 9.41" x 4.83"
7.81" x 4.01" and 6.86" x 3.52"
  Available in four sizes:
11.01" x 5.33" and 9.40" x 4.56"
7.81" x 3.78" and 6.85" x 3.32"
 

     
 
Available in four sizes:
11.01" x 4.87" and 9.41" x 4.16"
7.81" x 3.45" and 6.86" x 3.03"
  Available in four sizes:
11.01" x 4.23" and 9.41" x 3.61"
7.80" x 3.00" and 6.85" x 2.63"
 



Dala Stuffies (In-the-Hoop)

The Dala horse is a traditional carved and painted wooden horse statue from Sweden. Add this classic Swedish symbol (as well as a bird and heart version, too!) to your home this winter.

See how to stitch and assemble the in-the-hoop designs here.
      
 
Available in two sizes:
5.29" x 4.85" and 3.85" x 3.52"
  Available in two sizes:
5.47" x 4.13" and 3.85" x 2.91"

  
 
Available in two sizes:
4.85" x 4.30" and 3.85" x 3.41"



Request of the Week - Winter Bunting

Joyce wanted to create a bunting featuring winter designs -- what a great idea! These four different bunting designs are the perfect way to decorate for winter.
 
See how to create bunting from these designs in this tutorial.
      
 
Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 7.06" and 4.85" x 5.85" and 3.19" x 3.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 7.06" and 4.85" x 5.85" and 3.19" x 3.85"

     
   
 Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 7.06" and 4.85" x 5.85" and 3.19" x 3.85"
  Available in three sizes:
5.85" x 7.06" and 4.85" x 5.85" and 3.19" x 3.85"
 


The Request of the Week program is one where you can suggest a design for us to draw and digitize. It's
a popular program, and designs are scheduled through 2017. But we still want to read your ideas! Send them to stitch@emblibrary.com for consideration.

To see other designs that have been created by requests, click here.