Watermelon Welcome

Watermelon seems like an appropriate welcome for the summer months. We actually planted some watermelon in our garden this year and they’ve been blossoming this week, so I’m curious to see how they turn out.

You’ll find this cute freebie on the Glory Bee website here.

Enjoy & Happy Stitching!

Americana Sampler Flag

This cute little sampler style flag is a free pattern from Jean Farish at Just One More Stitch. You’ll find the pattern download on her website [here].

More pretty things by Jean:
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Enjoy & Happy Stitching!

Five Free Father’s Day Cross Stitch

fathers day mini #1 dad cross stitch pattern

It's a round up! Happy Father's Day to all the dads and all the dudes out there who are being good to kids in their lives. Even if you're not their dad, if you're out there being a good guy and treating kids with love and respect, I assure you with … [Continue reading]

Itty Bitty Pirates and Mermaids

pirate and mermaid free cross stitch patterns

Could these be any cuter? The free pattern PDF also includes a few sea creatures and sea shells that aren't pictured here. Fun accessories for your pirates and mermaids ;) Get the free pattern at DMC's Commonthread website [here]. Enjoy … [Continue reading]

Citrus Slices

citrus slices cross stitch pattern preview

These colorful fruit slices make me think of summer and enjoying drinks on the patio or by the pool. Pick up the free pattern from Imaginesque [here] and stitch up something fun and fruity and colorful. These could be really cute on a tea … [Continue reading]

Game of Thrones Bookmarks

game of thrones bookmark cross stitch patterns

I have a confession to make. I've never read or watched Game of Thrones. I've been tempted to a few times because so many of my friends are fans, but I just haven't had the time or opportunity to do so yet. Maybe I'll pick up the first few books over … [Continue reading]

David Bowie Tribute

david bowie tribute and remembrance cross stitch pattern

I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring. ~ David Bowie This lovely tribute design comes from the F.P. Molina blog. Click on the name under the image of the version you'd like to download from this page (knit and … [Continue reading]

Patty Dovecoat Sampler

free sampler cross stitch pattern from Kathy Barrick

This cute little sampler is a free gift pattern from Kathy Barrick and is shared on her blog [here]. This could be a good scrap-buster project to use up some leftover sampler threads from your stash. You'll find more designs from Kathy on … [Continue reading]

Owl and Fox Motifs

owl and fox cross stitch projects

I found this little owl and his friend the fox over at Lucy Kate Crafts. They're both less than 2 inches big, making them the right size for the popular wooden medallions that people are stitching on. Get the pattern for the owl here and the … [Continue reading]

Love Home

home love free cross stitch pattern from flossbox

This cute little house is a free pattern from The Floss Box. You can get the free pattern here. Enjoy & Happy Stitching! … [Continue reading]