Candle Ornament Assembly
For stitch instructions, see printable PDF above.
1. Tape Candle Ornament Embroidery Pattern from printable PDF onto a light box or sunny window. Center light green print B circle atop pattern and trace with pencil or water- or heat-soluble marking pen. TIP: Don’t trace small details such as French knots or Xs. They can be added freehand later by looking at the pattern.
2. Hoop marked B circle according to Basic Assembly, Step 1. Add batting A circle according to Basic Assembly, Step 3.
3. Using two strands of red floss or one length of 12-weight thread, make French knot berries and flame accents, straight-stitch evergreen needles, make cross-stitches, and backstitch remaining drawn lines to make ornament top.
4. Remove ornament top from hoop, paint outer hoop white, and let dry. Re-hoop, being sure screw is centered at top of ornament. Complete ornament according to Basic Assembly, steps 6–9. Tie ribbon and yarn scraps to screw mechanism.