500+ FREE Christmas Machine Embroidery Designs

Hey there! If you’re as passionate about festive embroidery as I am, I’ve gathered a list of free Christmas embroidery designs just for you! Every year, I love to sprinkle some newness to my already expansive collection of holiday designs. And if you’re just starting out or looking to refresh your embroidery library, you’ve come to the right place!

Unwrap Creativity: 500+ Free Christmas Embroidery Designs!

Now, before we delve in, you might also be interested in these articles:

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Quick reminder! When you’re downloading, ensure you choose the right file format for your machine. For example, I use a Brother embroidery machine and download my designs in .pes format.

  1. Embroideres: I absolutely adore this website! They offer a wide range of winter-themed and Christmas designs. From redwork to appliques and fill-stitch, it’s all here. Plus, no account needed for unlimited downloads.
  2. Ann the Gran: Navigating to the Christmas category on the left, you’ll find 1100+ patterns. A limitation? Only 3 designs can be downloaded weekly. If you join their club, you’ll have access to more. Her designs have always worked wonders for me!
  3. Embroidery Designs: Click the Christmas category for festive designs similar to Ann the Gran’s. Here’s a tip – you can download from both sites every week to quickly expand your collection!
  4. Embroider This!: With over 30 designs, you can find perfect motifs for Christmas gifts like towels. Think trees, snowflakes, and jolly Santa Claus designs!
  5. Kreative Kiwi Embroidery: Sort their Christmas designs by price to view freebies first. From cute redwork to ingenious in-the-hoop designs, this site never disappoints. Don’t forget to sign up for their newsletters for updates!
  6. SWAK Embroidery: A smaller selection but filled with charming designs. They even have designs like “Joy” and “Jesus is the reason for the season” that make perfect gifts!
  7. Bunnycup Embroidery: Navigate to their freebies section and discover designs ranging from snowmen to gingerbread village sets. I often visit them for adorable baby-themed patterns.
  8. EmbWin: While I haven’t personally tried this designer, they offer cute festive designs worth checking out.
  9. Applique Corner: Scrolling through their freebies, you’ll find adorable designs like the “figgy pudding” applique and “Believe” patterns.
  10. FreeEmbroideryDesign.net: A selection of 10 free designs awaits you. Just a heads up – check for a ribbon on the top left to know if it’s a premium design.

Looking for even more options? Here are some sites with limited holiday patterns but might have just what you’re searching for:

  • Creative Fabrica: Weekly freebies! Subscribing to their newsletter gives you a head start.
  • Oma’s Place: Sift through their designs for some Christmas gems.
  • Five Star Fonts
  • Sweet Pea Embroidery Designs
  • EmbKhazana
Website Highlight Limitations
Embroideres Wide variety of designs None
Ann the Gran 1100+ patterns 3 designs per week
Embroidery Designs Similar to Ann the Gran 3 designs per week
Kreative Kiwi Embroidery Unique and ingenious designs None
SWAK Embroidery “Joy” and religious designs None


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