Be the flamingo cross stitch pattern

Be the Flamingo

Have you ever had those moments when you feel like you've been stuck out in the middle of a lawn, all alone? Instead of feeling self-conscious, celebrate your uniqueness with this fun flamingo cross stitch pattern! With the beautiful baroque-inspired gold frame, and the lovely vibrant pink tones, this pattern is sure to become a family favourite! Stand out from the crowd, tell those pigeons to get lost, and remind yourself to show off your unique beauty with this joyful pattern.
As seen in Cross Stitch Crazy


Product code: CS-SA07

Collection: Spirited Animals

Model stitched on 14 count Zweigart Aida fabric using DMC embroidery floss and Kreinik metallic thread


Please note: This is a digital PDF pattern only, not a printed pattern that will be shipped in the mail. It is not a kit or a finished product. You will be sent a download link when your payment has been processed. Any up-to-date PDF reader (for example Preview on a Mac, GoodReader on iOS, or Adobe Reader on a Mac or PC) will be able to read the patterns, or they can be printed for ease of use.


All cross stitch patterns are copyright Dana Batho and are for personal use only. Reselling or redistributing patterns in any way is prohibited unless prior written consent has been granted by the designer. You are permitted to make a working copy of the pattern to stitch from. Commercial use of the pattern is prohibited. Please see the terms of use for more information, or contact the designer.


Pattern details:

  • 100 stitches wide by 160 stitches high
  • 7" wide by 11 ½" high on 14 count
  • Full stitches and backstitch
  • 6 colours
  • Full colour chart includes DMC colour key, colour preview and thread sorter
  • Includes full black and white pattern
  • Includes one-page pattern for digital devices
  • Optional free "How To Stitch" guide available at checkout
  • Tutorial for using Kreinik metallic floss available here
  • Dozens of tutorial videos available at Peacock & Fig's YouTube channel
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For a different look to your project, how about changing the gold frame to a rich burnished black? Blending one strand of DMC 310 (black) and one strand of gold Kreinik blending filament can add a gorgeous wrought-iron effect to your project. See the tutorial here for how to blend threads!

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Customize your patterns

Want to customize this pattern with your own text? Now you can with the Spirited Animals cross stitch alphabets! The smaller of the two fonts in Alphabet 3 is the font used in Be the Flamingo. This alphabet is available individually or as a set, check out the cross stitch alphabets here.

Cross Stitch Alphabets