Embroidered gift tags that double as Christmas ornaments are a great way to add an extra touch to a special gift. They can be personalized with names or simply sewn for decoration. These customized tags are super quick and simple to create with Hatch Embroidery software.
At the end of this article you can request a download link to a FREE TUTORIAL along with BONUS DESIGNS which will help you learn how to create your perfect Christmas tags. The instructions in the tutorial are for the Christmas Ball embroidery design, but we are also giving you a couple of other free designs that you can customize to your own taste.
You will see just how easy it is to digitize your own design with Hatch Embroidery Digitizer or use one of the free designs and add some lettering or a monogram to it with Hatch Embroidery Customizer!
Click here to go to the end of this article and request the download link to your FREE instructions and embroidery designs.
- Embroidery machine and needles
- Hatch Embroidery Digitizer software
- Felt (2 sheets/pieces per design)
- Heavy cut-away stabilizer
- Assorted embroidery threads
- Ribbon to tie or hang ornaments
- Embroidery hoop to fit design
The software requirement for this project is Hatch Embroidery Digitizer
, the highest level of the software as you will be doing manual digitizing to complete the designs.
Skill Level Required
We have ranked this as intermediate
, but the skill level of the digitizing would be appropriate for a beginner
digitizer with basic digitizing knowledge.
Features & Techniques Used
Basic digitizing tools, changing colors, adding lettering/monograms, adding a button hole and resequencing the design.
After you have all your supplies ready, you will need to download the instructions we included with this project. You will also download the FREE embroidery designs that you can stitch straight out without digitizing. Click here
to go to the end of this article and request a download link. You can also digitize your own Christmas tag designs if you feel adventurous or experienced enough.
More DIY Christmas Tag Ideas
Bead & Embroidery Felt Gift Tags
Do you love making Christmas presents pretty? It makes them even more fun to give don't you think? Flamingo Toes has some sweet little Bead & Embroidery Felt Gift tags that would be so cute to decorate your packages with! They’re little felt tags all decorated up with embroidery, then sewn to a Kraft paper tag! So you can still write To and From on the back.
Gingerbread People Tags
These adorable ginger man tags by Di Barnes will sure to add extra cheer to gift giving. Using a cookie cutter punch and a stamp they are easy and lots of fun to create! Marked with these cute name tags your gifts will definitely stand out from the others.
Quick & Easy Card Stock Tags
Need a quick and easy last minute idea to create name tags? You can make these neat little tags by Nutmeg Creations in about 25 minutes. The most time consuming part is tying the perfect little bows! They are a simply beautiful addition to Christmas gifts.
Bernadett & The Hatch Team
Hatch Embroidery is designed for busy hobbyists who love embroidery and want to create their own designs with the benefits of modern technology. This user-friendly software allows you to customize and print your own embroidery designs quickly and simply, enabling you to push your creative boundaries as you bring your original ideas to life.
Learn how to work with images and lettering, and experiment with color and texture for professional looking embroidery designs every time, created by you in the comfort of your own home!