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Cross-stitched Christmas pillow depicts children standing before a Christmas tree.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1986 (v.64#12) pg. 52, 128

Christmas bouquet redwork pillow.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1995 (v.73#12) pg. 122

Spinning holly lap quilt (42"x52") and matching 12"-square pillow. Basic block is appliqued with four holly leaves around a bright red berry center. Twelve blocks are used for the quilt, one for the pillow. Both are edged with a red strip border trimmed with white baby rickrack. The quilt has an outer border with three holly leaves at each corner and a dark green binding.
CRAFTS Aug 1992 (v.15#8) pg. 70, 51

Dairy Christmas cross-stitch pillow includes the motif of red barn, flanked by evergreens, a row of hearts and a checkered border. Wooden cow pins are added for a touch of whimsy.
CRAFTS Dec 1992 (v.15#12) pg. 34, 43

Cross stitch a small pillow (6"x6") with a Christmas wreath surrounding the word "JOY".
CRAFTS Aug 1995 (v.18#8) pg. 74, 43

Cross stitched Christmas pillow features a 7x7 matrix of stylized pine trees. One of the trees is replaced with the Star of Bethlehem.
CRAFTS Sep 1995 (v.18#9) pg. 46, 51

Country Christmas pillow and mini-quilt. Nine-patch preprinted fabric panel with Christmas themes is embelished with buttons and decorative embroidery stitches.
CRAFTS Aug 1996 (v.19#8) pg. 32

Santa pillow with a layered, blanket-stitched felt face and button features.
CRAFTS Nov 1998 (v.21#11) pg. 24, 53

Christmas tree patchwork pillow.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1978 (v.9#10) pg. 65

Christmas pillow, shaped like a crescent moon, is sewn from canvas and painted to resemble Santa's head.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Nov-Dec 1993 (v.20#6) pg. 70, 41

Two appliqued pillows for Christmas. (1) Tree pattern. (2) Wreath pattern.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Dec 1984 (v.15#6) pg. 46

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

Pillows trimmed to look like fancy wrapped Christmas packages.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 13 1984 (v.97#16) pg. 20, 245

"Santa" play pillow.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1985 (v.201#5) pg. 158, 296

Fell-woven cross-stitch. A way to work cross-stitch on a loom that blends weaving and embroidery techniques. Includes two projects using this technique. (1) Greeting card has woven insert that says NOEL. (2) Pillow has JOY, LOVE and MERRY CHRISTMAS and poinsettia, bell, heart, candle and star motifs, worked in rows that combine to form a Yule tree.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1997 (v.18#4) pg. 64, 72

Christmas pillow sewn from a cotton print has a panel of Aida cloth in the front. Charted message "NOEL" is furnished to embroider on the panel.
HANDY ANDY Dec 1980 (v.5#3) pg. 11

Quick-stitch Christmas calico applique. Includes pillows, a tea cozy and a pot holder with Christmas tree and fireside scenes.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 56, 130

Forest friends can be Christmas tree ornaments or enlarged for pillows. Patterns for a skunk, fox, owl, turtle, beaver, rabbit and raccoon. Includes instructions for a matching tree skirt.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1979 (v.24#4) pg. 64, 146

Pillow, Christmas album cover, Christmas card holder and Christmas sampler to work in cross-stitch.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1981 (v.26#4) pg. 110, 133

Circular pillow (16" diameter) features a circle of angels with embroidered features. Lines from favorite Christmas carols complete the pillow.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Mar-Apr 1982 (v.27#2) pg. 71, 91

Christmas tree ornaments, tree skirt, stocking, and pillows made with silk and feature the "Victorian fan" pattern.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1984 (v.29#6) pg. 48, 49, 82

Assorted Christmas items made from felt with a "Christmas Rose" motif. (1) "Mom" and "Dad" stockings. (2) 14"-square pillow. (3) Appliqued rug, 34"x36".
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1986 (v.31#6) pg. 50, 74

No-sew lace projects for the holidays. (1) Applique for a pullover sweater. (2) Lace collar. (3) Tasseled sachet. (4) Table runner. (5) Place mat. (6) Pillow in the shape of a Christmas tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1988 (v.33#8) pg. 32, 66

Festive Star holiday pillow in red and green uses fabric folding to create the top that resembles a quilt block.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1991 (v.37#6) pg. 22, 28

A counted cross stitch ruffled pillow with a "Merry Christmas" message and a patchwork border.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1979 (v.2#6) pg. 13, 42

Pillows in the shape of Christmas packages.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 7, 41

Christmas pillow has four "Bow Tie" quilt blocks with color arrangements that form a wreath motif. The pillow is edged with a ruffle.
QUILTING TODAY #22 Dec 1990-Jan 1991 pg. 32

Bearded Santa head fills the front of a painted pillow (19"x19") that is edged with fringe. Intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #113 Nov-Dec 1991 (v.15#6) pg. 66

Make four calico applique pillows, each with a different pattern (an angel, tree, bells and a rocking horse). Zigzag attachment on sewing machine is necessary.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 131, 226

Quilted applique pillows and matching wall hangings. One features an appliqued Christmas tree motif. The other has house motifs. "Merry Christmas" is embroidered in the center blocks.
WORKBASKET Dec 1991-Jan 1992 (v.57#2) pg. 32