If you're captivated by cold weather vistas and snow-covered scenes, then winter is the perfect time to really revel in the beauty of nature in its glistening, icy form.
With summer behind us and spring on the distant horizon, we find ourselves frozen in the magic of the winter season. Not only can the cold weather months transform the landscapes around us, they also influence our cross stitch creations as well.
So, if you find yourself yearning for frozen lakes, icy woodlands or even sparkling Christmassy scenes, Past Impressions are here to prove that winter is a true celebration of the natural world around us.
To get you inspired, we've handpicked some of the most distinctive and beautiful winter landscape cross stitch kits to enjoy from trusted brands such as Alisa, DMC, Luca-S and more.
Create a beautifully still and frozen scene from nature, filled with bare trees, evocative shadowy detail and reflective icy surfaces to catch the eye.
This intricate snapshot of winter features a wild rabbit and Christmassy looking trees against a backdrop of rural houses and outbuildings, all dusted in a light covering of snow.
For those looking for cheery colour and vibrant wildlife, this winter scene features rolling hills, thawing snow and a robin redbreast sat among holly leaf branches and bright little berries.
This lively and jubilant scene is a great way to kick off the Christmas holidays. Capture what you love about the cold weather season with a magical scene filled with ice skaters, sledding children, snow-dusted houses and a brightly decorated Christmas tree, complete with lights, tinsel and baubles.
Escape to a cosy log cabin over the festive period with this sumptuous cross stitch kit by Dimensions. You'll love creating the snow and ice surrounds, all under a stunning blanket of twinkly stars.
Glimpse a stag among the wintry backdrop of a snow-covered forest with this glowing cross stitch pattern by Oven. It features a striking silhouette design and a low winter sun for you to create.
Focus on the colourful floral details that make up this Winter Days Cross Stitch Kit by Anchor. You'll love creating these cold weather blooms set against a hazy backdrop of churches, village houses and trees, all covered in snow.
This enchanting winter cross stitch design not only distils the charm of the natural world in winter, it's also inspired by a famous William Giles woodcut print. A wonderful choice that will accompany you through the colder months and the flourishing seasons to come.