This worked up lovely with the cross stitch in redwork and silver metallic for the swirls. Since my frame was a bit bigger, I also did some snowflakes (from the pin 'woolly and cosy') around the sides.
This charming chart for cross stitch or needlepoint by Sue Hillis is a gift to stitchers from 1-2-3-Stitch. I love that the snowflakes are so pretty and are in several sizes. You can stitch just one to be the center of an ornaments or scatter several of the small ones around a dark blue canvas [...]