Embroidered Christmas Cards

IMG_9454For this years Christmas cards, we decided to incorporate embroidery, which is something that I had never done with paper before. The designs themselves are simple, but the colored thread adds an extra element of dimension and texture.

IMG_9453Each card started with a print out of a sketch that was cut into an oval shape. I then punched small holes using a needle along the images to make the embroidering go smoothly.

IMG_9456These cards were a fun way to practice my love for embroidery, and a great opportunity to make cards that are unique from those that we’ve made in past years.

Wishing all a very Merry Christmas!

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One Comment on “Embroidered Christmas Cards”

  1. […] for our holiday cards, we went a different route and decided to print one design, as opposed to previous years, where we crafted individual cards for each […]


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