Volume 65

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Bella Me, A Christmas Village Shop
Add hand-crafted magic to your family’s holiday traditions this season with a charming made-in-the-hoop 3D Christmas village.

Snowflake Snow Angel
Warm your heart with this charming in-the-hoop snowman.

Mommy & Me Matching Aprons
Pamper your little girl with a matching apron and cook up some cherished memories.

Santa’s Reindeer
Stitch a true show-stopper, a 3D, 14” tall reindeer for your mantle.

I’m Dreaming of a White Wild Christmas!
Ooh-la-la! What was intended to be a cell phone case has morphed into a corset- shaped Christmas stocking!

Make It Personal
Afraid to tap into your digitizing software’s capabilities? Alba Fekete shows you easy techniques for digitizing a gift card holder.

Tame Those Metallics
Frustrated or afraid of stitching with metallic threads? Read Debbi Lashbrook’s article on stitching with metallics. You’ll be glad you did.

Columns & Departments

Ornamental Table Runner
Nancy Zieman shares her tips for stitching a colorful holiday embroidered table runner.

Ask the Expert
Understand the basic principles of color theory to achieve better embroidery results.

This Might Surprise You
Meet Katherine Artines-writer, designer and Led Zeppelin fan!

What's New in Designs
See the latest designs to hit the embroidery market!


Table Dressing
Learn software techniques for creating a custom embroidery layout for your linens.