|How to make a beautiful snowflake Christmas card using embroidery|
Snowflake Christmas card prick and stitch pattern
A white card has an embroidered silver snowflake, on a dark blue background, suspended in a round aperture. The card is finished with a Happy Christmas sticker.
The snowflake is stitched onto the card with silver thread.
The full instructions and pattern are available to download in a PDF file.
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instructions in a PDF file
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Stitch the snowflake using the method illustrated and described in our Form-A-Lines stitching demo. This uses the dragonfly from the Form-A-Lines Riverside kit but the method is the same.
Go to Stitching Demo.
You will need two stitched snowflakes that are fixed back to back with double-sided tape to hide the stitching.
Cut out the shape following the general lines of the stitched snowflake and referring to the above illustrations.
Use a length of silver thread to suspend the snowflake in the aperture of the greeting card. Fix this to the card with tape.
With the inside of the card uppermost close the left hand side of the card over the aperture and fix down.
Add a Happy Christmas sticker to the card.
Snowflake Christmas card made by Anne Harding.
Snowflake pricking pattern copyright
This project was originally published at Card Inspirations. It is reproduced here here with kind permission. Card Inspirations are sponsors of the Card Making Inspirations web site.