Aurora Ornament

This sparkling sensation was designed by Janelle Giese and is offered as
a free pattern download at the Kreinik website.

Aurora Ornament available as free cross stitch download from Kreinik website

I know it says it’s an ornament, and it certainly makes a beautiful addition to the holiday decor, but with all those amazing Kreinik holographic braid colors I’m definitely going to be keeping this beauty on display in my office all year round.

Get the free pattern [here]. Enjoy & happy stitching!

Star-Spangled Happiness Patriotic Sampler Cross Stitch

Red, white, and blue, some stars and some swirls, just a quick and easy sampler to stitch up when you’re feeling particularly patriotic.

Available free at Stitching the Night Away (click here)

Enjoy & Happy Stitching!

Be You ; Believe in Yourself

This is my favorite freebie from Kincavel Krosses – though, all of her freebies are awesome and beautiful.

Not only is it an awesome affirmation and all around positive message, it’s a pretty nice pattern to have too, makes a great gift for a friend or for yourself 🙂

Go on over to Kincavel Krosses to download the pattern and get stitching.

Night Sky Bookmark Pattern

This was a great find on Pinterest. The sparkly bookmark pattern is stitched on perforated paper and then cut out in the shape of a star.

You can add optional ribbon embellishments as shown for a longer tail bookmark, or maybe attach to a single piece of long ribbon or felt.

You can get this pattern at