Fast, festive, fun!: ornaments, stockings, and tree skirts

Bird ornaments from Sew Merry and BrightQuilts are great to make for Christmas—but what about all the extra little goodies we get to create this time of year? Today we’ve put together a special roundup of smaller-than-a-quilt projects to whip up for gifts, decorating, or simply for spending a few extra hours at the sewing machine. Go classic, modern, or somewhere in between. With the variety below, the choice is yours!



On the tree, on a gift, in a stocking…or in a quilt (as you’ll see below)!

Forest Friends holiday ornaments
“Forest Friends” holiday ornaments by Adrienne Smitke, from
Celebrate Christmas with That Patchwork Place®

Wool-felt ornaments from Sew Merry and Bright
Wool-felt ornaments from Sew Merry and Bright by Linda Lum DeBono

Christmas Ornaments table runner
“Christmas Ornaments” table runner from Christmas Is Coming by Cheryl Almgren Taylor



Sew and stuff, sew and stuff…

Stockings from Simply Modern Christmas
“Stockings” from
Simply Modern Christmas by Cindy Lammon

Stockings from Sew Merry and Bright
“Rickrack Rainbow,” “So Sweet,” and “Rudolph’s Favorite” stockings from
Sew Merry and Bright by Linda Lum DeBono

Naturally Neutral Christmas stocking
“Naturally Neutral” stocking by Karen Costello Soltys, from
Celebrate Christmas with That Patchwork Place®



Cushion the gifts under the tree with the ultimate in tree trimmery!

Dotty for Christmas tree skirt
“Dotty for Christmas” tree skirt by Karen Johnson, from Celebrate Christmas with That Patchwork Place®

Skirted tree skirt from Simply Modern Christmas
“Skirted” tree skirt from
Simply Modern Christmas by Cindy Lammon

Folksy tree skirt from Christmas Quilts from Hopscotch
“Folksy” tree skirt from
Christmas Quilts from Hopscotch by Heather Willms and Elissa Willms

Projects above are featured in the books below—pick up a print copy (with free eBook) or an eBook copy of your favorite today!

Simply Modern Christmas Christmas Is Coming Celebrate Christmas with That Patchwork Place

Sew Merry and Bright Christmas Quilts from Hopscotch


Home or highway: where will you be celebrating Christmas this year? Tell us in the comments!


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