Archive for the ‘holiday projects’ Category
Tuto Crown for the Galette de Rois is a fabulous universal crown project which can be made at any time of the year. This project was posted on DMC France Blog around Christmastime. However I thought with the reds and creamy white colors that it could be a perfect crown to make for Valentine’s Day.
-DMC Light Effects Embroidery Thread (I recommend Red Ruby E321 and White Gold E677)
1. Cut a crown shape out of a piece of Charles Craft Vinyl Aida
2. Thread needle with light effects color of choice and begin stitching a continuous cross stitch “x” shape around the crown.
3. Stitch a few circle, button hole or heart shapes at the crown points.
So many possibilities with this project. A crown for Valentine’s Day, St. Patty’s Day, Easter, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Birthdays, the list goes on. I’d love to see what you come up with.
Its Christmas Eve and Santa is on his sleigh with Rudolph leading the way. He’s waiting to bring additional holiday surprise to kids and adults everywhere.
Before Santa comes family and friends are hosting parties and gathering around tables to eat and be merry. Here are some quick last minute ideas to jazz up your table settings and Santa’s midnight plate of cookies.
Tiny Floss Wreaths– Lightening quick little holiday wreaths that add a touch of holiday cheer to your holiday tables. Make some as place card attachments for your holiday table guests or attach to gifts. Made from DMC Six-Strand Embroidery Floss and plastic rings. Tiny Floss Wreaths Project Sheet
Give Santa a surprise by his plate of cookies with these cute Gingerbread Folk ornaments- Make one, two or a whole baker’s dozen for Santa’s helpers! Creating with DMC Memory Thread makes decorating a breeze. Gingerbread Folk Ornaments Project Sheet
Gift Trim Ideas- Make sure all your gifts are wrapped, trimmed and decorated. Here’s some super fast and glitzy gift trim and embellishment ideas using DMC Threads. Its A Wrap Project Sheet
Wishing everyone a safe and wonderful Christmas. May it be filled with joy! Thank you for making DMC apart of your creative world. Happy Holidays from everyone at DMC!