Mary Corbet

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I learned to embroider when I was a kid, when everyone was really into cross stitch (remember the '80s?). Eventually, I migrated to surface embroidery, teaching myself with whatever I could get my hands on...read more

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Twelve Trees for Christmas


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Twelve Trees for Christmas is a collection of twelve 3" Christmas tree designs for hand embroidery, in styles ranging from vintage to modern.

The PDF collection includes set-up tips to get you started, a complete materials list for each tree, clear photos and close-ups of each finished tree, stitching instructions, a stitch dictionary with 16 stitches and stitch combinations that you can mix and match as you stitch your own trees, stitching tips to help you along the way, and - of course - the patterns! There's also a resource guide in the back of the ebook, if you are looking for the materials used for the samples featured in the ebook.

File Delivery Information

The collection is available only as an ebook through Needle 'n Thread.

Immediately after placing your order, a link to download the PDF document will be automatically delivered to the email address you used to place the order. Please make sure you enter your email address correctly. If you want the ebook delivered to a different email from the one used for payment, drop me a line after placing your order.

Upon receiving your link, download the PDF directly to your computer to save it. For security reasons, the download link expires after four days or four download attempts. However, if you lose your file or you need the download link reset, just contact me at mary(at)needlenthread(dot)com and I'll take care of it!

From your computer, you can move the PDF to a mobile device or tablet for easy portability. You can also print the PDF in whole or in part, as you need to.

If you don't receive your download link within half an hour of placing your order, or if you have any trouble with your download, please contact me at mary(at)needlenthread(dot)com .

Refund Policy on E-Books

Due to the automatic delivery of download links and the digital nature of e-books, there are no refunds on e-books. Thanks for understanding!