Winter is the perfect time to really get stuck into the pastimes that you love. The cold weather and dark evenings often mean that there is nowhere us crafty types would rather be than snuggled up in the warm with nothing but a brand new creative project.

If like us cross stitch is your chosen craft this winter, we have just the designs to get you in the wintery mood, with snow-filled scenes, frosty landscapes and festive animals. So whether you're looking for a simple or elaborate cross stitch design to complete this winter, Past Impressions have got something that will definitely warm your heart...

Winter’s Hush Cross Stitch Kit

A winter’s scene that intricately captures a snow-covered home against mountains with two little dogs playing in the garden. With so much detail, this cross stitch design is one for those who adore a challenge... and the results are so beautiful. A truly magical design that you will cherish for long after it is completed.

 Norwegian Winter Printed Cross Stitch Table Runner Kit

A charming and simplistic Scandinavian design, this table runner kit is a project that you can reap the rewards from throughout the winter season. Featuring a reindeer with snow-covered spruce trees and classic red Norwegian houses, this design suits any décor and can be used to decorate your Christmas table. Includes pre-hemmed cotton fabric, thread, needle, chart and full instructions.

 Christmas Scarves Cross Stitch Kit

A unique design with a quirky edge, this Christmas Scarves Cross Stitch Kit is ideal for bird lovers - featuring a charming duck and robin, both wearing matching scarves!

 Winter Warmth Cross Stitch Kit

Capture all of the magical elements of the season with this Winter Warmth Cross Stitch Kit. Set out in a grid-like pattern, the design includes rows of classic winter indulgences such as scarves, mittens and Christmas trees. A great way to celebrate the season.

 Christmas Village Cross Stitch Kit

An enchanting festive scene of a village at night - this quaint Christmas Village Cross Stitch Kit is filled with all the joys of winter. A great piece that complements other designs in the range.

So there you have it! Our top 5 winter designs that are simply perfect to enjoy this wintertime. Why not complete a design and give it as a gift this Christmas that a loved one will cherish forever?

Post By Lauren