Design easy and elegant ornaments perfect for decorating a Christmas tree or giving as a handmade gift. Simple embroidery and embellishments make these hanging beauties stunning.
It’s never too soon to get a jump on the holidays--for yourself or for those on your gift list. This year, consider a quartet of easy ornaments that combine embroidery and embellishing. Stitch up the season!
Spread your love this holiday season with heart shapes that brighten a bowl, your tree, and gift packages. Iron-on fabric scraps and a few embroidery stitches make the ornaments easy to craft in multiples.
Dress up snowflake ornaments with frosty beads and metallic embroidery floss. Hang a blizzard for a glittery tree or string on thread for a cute garland.
A partridge in a pear tree takes center stage on this quilted banner. With each pear ornament bearing an embroidered phrase from the much-loved carol, you’ll be singing along every time you pass by.
Craft jiffy, no-sew tree trimmings from splashy fabric. Choose a favorite holiday print or use scraps of leftover fabric for one-of-a-kind ornaments.
Put felt scraps to good use by turning them into merry snowmen ornaments and package trims. Assembled with a simple blanket stitch, the stuffed threesome wears vibrant stocking caps instead of traditional top hats. Felt strips tied around the necks and pom-poms on the caps finish the little guys in style.