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How to make a Pennsylvania Dutch Christmas tree wall hanging.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1972 (v.50#12) pg. 67

Pattern and instructions for making a padded patchwork Christmas tree wall hanging.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 54, 115

Christmas wall hanging of Bethlehem and the manger scene is a combination of quick point and applique.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 77, 134

How to make a Christmas-package banner that looks like a giant box covered with ribbons and bows.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1975 (v.53#12) pg. 19, 60

How to make a "Joy" Calico Christmas banner.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1976 (v.54#12) pg. 57

Four pages of how to make accessories for a holiday party that are all in blue and silver. Includes mirror tile placemats, Christmas stockings crocheted in silver thread, a centerpiece of tiny presents, a "Joy" banner and silver stars.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1976 (v.54#12) pg. 62

How to make an appliqued creche banner. Patterns and instructions included.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1977 (v.55#12) pg. 96, 186, 201

Make cross-stitch banners with a holiday greeting. Included are "Merry Christmas", "Love and joy come to you", and "Peace on earth goodwill towards men".
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1985 (v.63#12) pg. 63, 148, 152

Holly wall hanging (8" square).
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1992 (v.70#11) pg. 98, 100

Snowman wonderland. Winter wall hanging features 16 snowmen dressed in top hats, scarves and pom pom buttons against an evergreen colored background.
CRAFTS Nov 1994 (v.17#11) pg. 26, 67

Santa wall hanging made from felt pennants and curly white hair.
CRAFTS Nov 1994 (v.17#11) pg. 100, 67

Alleluia angels. Angels blowing trumpets and star shapes (both made from wool remnants) are fused to a dark blue banner and edged using blanket stitch.
CRAFTS Dec 1994 (v.17#12) pg. 38, 45

Triangular stuffed cloth trees trimmed with fabric patches and buttons are topped with a "Seasons Greetings" banner and attached to a wire frame for hanging.
CRAFTS Nov 1995 (v.18#11) pg. 96, 65

Simple fabric stenciled evergreen motifs are used on a wall hanging or as tree ornaments.
CRAFTS Dec 1995 (v.18#12) pg. 52, 41

Felt banner with Frosty the Snowman motif and star, mitton and stocking shapes that hang from the bottom edge.
CRAFTS Nov 1998 (v.21#11) pg. 16, 53

Two crayon batik Yule wall hangings. (1) Three wise men. (2) Christmas tree with presents underneath.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #78 Dec 1980 (v.7#6) pg. 36

Five Christmas projects with one yard of pre-quilted fabric. (1) JOY and NOEL wall hanging. (2) Three bibs for children.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #84 Dec 1981 (v.7#12) pg. 20

Shimmering Victorian mosaics. Use odd pieces of jewelry, buttons, beads, braid, lace,... etc. to depict Christmas themes (stocking, star, ornament, ...) on a fabric background. Frame the "picture" and hang on wall.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #90 Dec 1982 (v.8#6) pg. 56

A wall-hung Christmas triptych quilted in reverse applique to look like stained glass.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #96 Dec 1983 (v.8#12) pg. 36

Tip: "Yule tree" shaped from glitzy jewelry is mounted on a velvet backing and framed.
CREATIVE IDEAS FOR LIVING Nov-Dec 1989 (v.20#6) pg. 10

Cathedral window holiday wall hanging is appliqued with yule designs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1976 (v.7#2) pg. 34

How to make an Advent banner.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1976 (v.7#3) pg. 36

How to make a "Joy of the Season" banner from calico and felt. Pattern and instructions furnished.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1977 (v.8#9) pg. 34, 45, 49

How to make a Christmas wall hanging of an angel blowing a trumpet. Hanging is stitched from red, green and gold fabric and quilted. Pattern and instructions included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 20, 22, 24

Holiday angel pocket, a small wall hanging of two angels holding a pocket between them that can be used for cards, candy or greenery.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1979 (v.10#10) pg. 16, 53

"Twas the Night Before Christmas" wall hanging is machine appliqued from calico. Scene of house with Santa's sleigh on the roof.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1980 (v.11#9) pg. 72

Three Christmas tree banners (wall hangings) to quilt.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1981 (v.12#10) pg. 18

Holiday housewarming snowman motif and "warm greetings" are painted on a slate wall hanging shaped like a Christmas tree.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Dec 1999 (v.26#6) pg. 62, Insert

A country Christmas. Calico lions and lambs for tree ornaments, a quilted wall hanging of the lion and lamb together, calico pillows and gift wraps.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1979 (v.92#17) pg. 108

"Merry Christmas" banner to crochet is 5" wide and 50" long.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1979 (v.189#6) pg. EC7 (286+)

Patchwork Christmas tree wall hanging, 22" tall, is made from scraps of velvet, eyelet, satin, and gingham.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1980 (v.191#5) pg. 164, 296

Quilted tryptic Nativity scene.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1980 (v.191#6) pg. 161, 229

Needlepoint hanging spells out "JOY" and is adorned with ribbons and bells.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1982 (v.195#5) pg. 195, 348

Stitch yourself an old-fashioned Christmas. Wreaths, tree skirt, Rose of Sharon wall hanging, place mat, Christmas tree quilt, baskets, and girl's holiday party dress.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1983 (v.197#6) pg. 152, 252

Make Santa's Merry Christmas balloon. Made from felt and foam, this 36" wall hanging features Santa Claus and a reindeer ascending in the basket of a hot air balloon.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1984 (v.199#6) pg. 70, 287

Handwoven Christmas wall hanging incorporates overshot inlay.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1983 (v.4#4) pg. 72

Christmas ornaments (transparencies) in plain weave with inlay on a two shaft loom.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1985 (v.6#4) pg. 66, I-16

Christmas wall-hanging in bound-weave rosepath incorporates snowmen, elves and other figurative motifs.
HANDWOVEN Nov-Dec 1997 (v.18#5) pg. 64
Correction HANDWOVEN Jan-Feb 1998 (v.19#1) pg. 73

Machine-knit hanging banner (4" wide x 14" tall) with the word "Noel".
MACHINE KNITTERS SOURCE #39 Nov-Dec 1990 (v.7) pg. 86

Quilted "Star" hanging uses a circle of red diamond patches to outline a green star.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 53, 119

Christmas tree wall hanging/quilt, 71"x57", in log cabin blocks has green patches that form a large Christmas tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 53, 118

Needlepoint canvases for Christmas. (1) Winged angel. (2) Candlelit tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 84, 125

"Country Christmas" a quilted wall hanging measures 38"x47".
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1980 (v.25#3) pg. 123, 158

A quickpoint picture of Santa's house. Picture is mounted to a red background that shows through the canvas.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1980 (v.25#4) pg. 101

Quilted Yule hangings. (1) Dresden Plate wreath hanging. (2) Six-block sampler.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1981 (v.26#6) pg. 40, 110, 111

Two quilted Christmas posters make decorative hangings. (1) Tree of Hearts (41"x47"). (2) Pine Tree Panel (31"x47").
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1982 (v.27#6) pg. 46, 80

Christmas banner (wall hanging) depicts a Victorian family of four singing carols against a winter backdrop.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1983 (v.28#4) pg. 86, 106

Soft-sculpture creche figures and wall hanging.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1983 (v.28#6) pg. 70

Winners in the Christmas afghan contest. Instructions for 3 decorative wall hung afghans included.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1984 (v.29#4) pg. 94, 4, 16, 28

Four Christmas afghans to make as wall hangings. Two of them show Santa and his reindeer. One is a large Santa head and one is a Christmas tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1984 (v.29#5) pg. 84, 114, 118, 120, 121

Wall quilt (23"x 52") with three panels that tell the Christmas story is machine appliqued.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1985 (v.30#3) pg. 56, 101

Christmas goose quilted wall hanging, 16"x23".
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1987 (v.32#6) pg. 57, 79

"Holiday House" banner. Pieced background is embellished with a machine-appliqued house and holly wreath.
NEEDLE & CRAFT Oct 1989 (v.12#5) pg. 22, 36, 25

Four Christmas banners to sew from calico. (1) Fireplace with stockings. (2) Christmas tree. (3) Calico cat card holder. (4) Small tree banner.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1981 (v.1#5) pg. 6

Angel Baby Quilt is covered with appliqued stars, a tree in the center and tiny angels in pockets on the tree. Can also serve as a Yule wall hanging.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1981 (v.1#5) pg. 14

Christmas tree quilt is suitable for both bed and wall hanging.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1983 (v.3#6) pg. 16, 49, 30

Sew three Santas which can be used as napkin or place card holder, decorate a champagne bottle or be a wall hanging.
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1984 (v.4#5) pg. 18, 32, 47

Make a "peas on earth" felt banner and matching stuffed peas with Santa hats.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 18, 35, 47

Angel and lambs banner.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 5, 38, 22

Christmas geese applique wall hanging is framed with an oval embroidery hoop and edged with ruffles.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 8, 40, 21

Two Madonna and child pictures. (1) Traditional design in needlepoint. (2) Southwest design worked in counted cross-stitch and bright colors.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 9, 42, 20+

Angel wall hanging is fashioned from venveteen and black rug wool to look like a "stained glass" window.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 10, 43, 23

Christmas tree wall hanging is made out of green cord, dowels and wood beads.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1977 (v.148#6) pg. 124

"NOEL" xylophone is a Christmas wall decoration made from wood.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1979 (v.152#5) pg. 122

Tinsel Christmas-tree wall hanging is mounted in 6 picture frames that are hung in a pyramid shape.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1979 (v.152#6) pg. 83

Quilted tree-shaped wall hanging becomes a background for displaying Christmas ornaments or cards.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 112

Christmas tree wall hanging is made of fabric, but requires no sewing. Everything is glued, stapled or painted on.
SUNSET Dec 1987 (v.179#6) pg. 98

Colorful Christmas banners feature painted canvas figures attached to fiberglass screening and hung from dowel rods.
SUNSET Dec 1992 (v.189#6) pg. 90

Twelve-days of Christmas wall decoration.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 18 1979 (v.43#4) pg. 87, 166

Make a felt "Seasons Greetings" banner. Measures 22"x45".
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 128, 223

Make a "Seasons Greetings" plaque. Measures 25" long.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 129, 224

Wooden whatnot shelf in the shape of a Christmas tree is used to display favorite ornaments, Christmas cards, etc. Made from flat molding strips.
WOODSMITH #6 Nov 1979 pg. 12

Candy cane Christmas tree. Padded calico wall hanging is decorated with bows and tiny candy canes.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1983 (v.48#8) pg. 50

Christmas wall hanging has two appliqued trees, a heart, holly and the words "I LOVE CHRISTMAS".
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1983 (v.49#2) pg. 62

Cross-stitched advent banner. Two red cardinals (birds) are shown holding a swag of holly leaves to which are attached 24 white plastic rings. Tiny gifts are hung from the rings during the Advent season.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1990 (v.56#2) pg. 34