As we near the end of January and have to leave the last remnants of Christmas behind with a sigh, we can at least take comfort in knowing that a new batch of holidays are just on the horizon. Easter weekend, Summer, Bank Holidays...we hope your calendar's already planned out with fun things to do with friends and family. More fond memories of course means lots more picture moments, so we've created this little list of unique ways of displaying your holiday photos that should appeal to anyone with a creative holiday spirit. 

Stitch-A-Photo Chart Packs

One of DMC Creative's longest running services, avid buyers of cross stitch kits have had fun with the Stitch-A-Photo Chart Pack time after time. A special pack that lets you turn treasured photographs into one of a kind high quality cross stitch and tapestry charts, all you need to do is follow the instructions, choose your preferred fabric, count, and size and send your chosen photo to be made into your next needlework project. With finishing options aplenty, there's no method for displaying your holiday photos more personal than this. 

Cross Stitch Frames


If you prefer your photo in paper over fabric, we also have numerous cross stitch kits that combine great photography with embroidery. Our choice of cross stitch-decorated photo frames let you surround those fond memories with fine stitching, along with other little creative details like ribbons and lettering. Whilst they are mainly designed for specific, special occasions like celebrating weddings or births, they can be tailored easily to your next anniversary get away, or big family get together. 

Personalised Cross Stitch Patterns

We're sure a number of people in our Cross Stitch Community welcomed the addition of a new furry member to their family last Christmas, and we think nothing could be nicer than showcasing your new best friend in his or her very own cross stitch kit. Dimensions have a terrifc personalised cross stitch kit, one that highlights the more naughty nature of your new pooch. The wording is easy to change if you want something more personal, making this cross stitch kit even better for someone with an over-abundance of puppy love. 

Transfer your Holiday Photos to a Wooden Display.

For our last suggestion for displaying your holiday photos, we turn to the experts at and their fantastic, in-depth guide on how to take a prized holiday image and bring it to life on a piece of wood. Requiring only a few common place crafting tools, this step-by-step guide shows how to make the transfer-paper, print your image correctly, prepare the wood and finally bring it all together. Highly creative and mantle-piece perfect, we highly recommend giving it a try.

If you have any unique was of displaying your holiday photos, please do share them with us at the Past Impressions Past Impressions Facebook page, Twitter and Google+.

Post By Graham Ashton