Top 10 joyful Christmas sewing patterns and projects to make this season

Published on 12 July 2021 By Sarah Jones 3 min read

There is so much festive fun to be had with sewing! That’s why we’ve rounded up some of our favourite sewing patterns for Christmas with Christmas quilts, DIY Christmas stockings, ornament designs and so much more Christmas sewing inspiration to get you set for the most wonderful time of the year! 

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1. Quilted Christmas stocking sewing pattern 

A Christmas sewing project you can dust off year after year and hang on your mantle with pride! Follow along with our stocking tutorial to sew together this Christmas festive accessory.

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2. Christmas table runner pattern 

Create a tablescape that will be the talk of the party! Download our FREE festive tablescape pattern to create this gorgeous table runner. Such a fun, festive make you’ll love sewing this year. 

3. 3-D Christmas tree tutorial

For handmade Christmas decorations, look no further! This fantastic tutorial from the Craft Cotton Company will show you how to make these 3-D Christmas trees in your favourite festive fabrics. A great centerpiece for your family feasts this year.

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4. Quilted Christmas bauble 

Making your own Christmas ornaments is always fun and these quilted Christmas baubles are no different! This Christmas ornament sewing pattern is great for beginner quilters to give a go. Look out your festive fabrics and stitch these together, ready to hang proudly on your tree.

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5. Christmas bunting 

Deck the halls with this winter ornament from Polka Dot Chair -  such a sweet sewing project that will be quick to stitch in time for Christmas. Simply hand sew the precious mini mittens using felt sheets in your favorite festive shades. Add darling motifs to the mittens to add an extra special Christmas touch. Why not string them together to make wonderful winter bunting?

6. Sew a tree skirt

Add the final touches to your home and tidy up under your tree with the perfect tree skirt! Sew your own tree skirt with this free pattern from Michael Miller Fabrics - a handmade item you can use year after year. 

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7. Christmas tree napkins 

Create the perfect tablescape and add a festive touch to your tableware with this tree-rific napkin tutorial from Hello Sewing. Such a fun and simple sewing project to get you set for the holiday season. 

8. Festive oven gloves tutorial

Whether you're baking cookies for Santa or being head chef this Christmas dinner, embrace the festivities and sew together these quilted oven gloves. Are you ready to get cooking all the Christmas classics?

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9. Handmade advent calendar

The ultimate Christmas sewing project! Sew together this amazing advent calendar from Ashley. It might seem like a big project but it’s pretty simple - sew cute pockets to hide sweet treats to get you and the family excited leading up to the big day!

10. Christmas gift bag

Add an extra special touch to your gifts this year and sew your own gift bags like this super easy project from Apple Green Cottage. Choose festive fabrics or use up your scraps from the past year to sew together this last-minute gift wrapping idea.

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About the author

Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones is SEO Content writer at LoveCrafts. Lover of chunky yarns and colourful paper crafts, Sarah works alongside the content team to create helpful guides and tutorials across all our crafts to keep the makers informed and inspired! 

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