Create simply scent-sational gifts for friends and family this Christmas with our sweet spice bag designs to fill with delicious Christmas fragrances! Fill your bags with cloves or other dried flowers or pot-pourri and your living space will be filled with gorgeous scents for the winter days. This pattern originally appeared in Cross Stitch Crazy magazine and was designed by Zoe Halstead.


This set of 2 designs includes:

  • Christmas trees
  • Christmas pudding

About these designs

  • Maximum stitch count: 29 high x 30 wide
  • Design area: 14 HPI (28-count evenweave) – 5x5.5cm (2x2¼in)
  • These designs were stitched using DMC stranded cotton

Free seasonal spice bags cross stitch pattern


Want to try a different finish for your Christmas stitching? Check out of guide for making your cross stitch into a cross stitch advent Christmas stocking!


Lou McCarneyProduction Editor, Love Embroidery

Lou is a writer and maker based in Bristol, where she lives with her husband Rory, two ball pythons she refers to as “silly sausages” and (possibly) too many plants. If she’s not working on your next issue of Love Embroidery, then she’s crafting or snacking. As well as stitching, she's also a keen knitter. She has worked with a huge range of best selling magazines, including Simply Knitting, The Knitter, Simply Crochet, BBC Countryfile, Boundless, Rowan Collection, Mollie Makes and Cross Stitch Crazy.

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