- Pattern size: 90 stitches wide by 100 stitches high
- Finished size: 6.5″ wide x 7″ high on 14 count
- Full stitches, backstitch, French knots, woven wheel roses (optional), a few fractional stitches in the lettering
- 14 colours
- Pattern comes with a full colour key and a thread sorter
- The pattern also comes with a full black and white pattern, full colour pattern, a placement pattern for the embroidered roses, and a one-page pattern for digital devices
- How to embroider woven wheel roses
- Optional free “How To Stitch” guide available at checkout
- Dozens of tutorial videos available at Peacock & Fig’s YouTube channel
Life is a Garden Cross Stitch Pattern
Do you dream about having the perfect garden, but maybe don’t have the aptitude to create it? Maybe the Life is a Garden cross stitch and embroidery pattern is something you can accomplish instead! This lovely uplifting quote is perfect for gardeners (or wanna-be gardeners), as well as those who strive to make their world more beautiful every day. The elegant vibrant purples and vivid lime greens create a beautiful punch of colour for your decor, and make your heart happy and hopeful. This pretty pattern features French knots as well as optional hand embroidered roses. The roses are so simple to stitch (you’ll be amazed at how easy they are), and they add a lovely punch of texture and colour to your project. A link to the tutorial for the roses is included in the pattern. This pattern would even look pretty without the text, just as a lovely floral wreath. Add some inspiration to your day with the Life is a Garden pattern.
Model stitched over two on Zweigart 28 count Delicate Beige Cashel Linen (7033) by Mila Ivanova Owens
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.
Sit on a Thorn Cross Stitch Pattern
Have you ever wanted to “politely” tell someone what you’re really thinking? The Sit on a Thorn cross stitch and embroidery pattern might be just what you’re looking for! The snarky quote contrasts with the sparkle in the Kreinik thread and elegance of the pattern, and it’s guaranteed to generate a belly laugh from all who see your project. It can be stitched with or without the optional embroidered roses, making it perfect for both cross stitch purists and those wanting to experiment with new stitches. If you do want to stitch the pretty embroidered roses, they add a gorgeous punch of colour and texture that delight the senses. A link to a tutorial for the woven wheel roses is included in the pattern, you’ll be amazed at how simple they are. This pattern looks just as beautiful without the text stitched as well, just in case you’re making a gift for someone who doesn’t share your sense of humour. Get your snark on with the Sit on a Thorn pattern.
Zero Fronds Given Cross Stitch Pattern
Do you ever have days when you run out of fronds, and you just have no more fronds to give? Zero Fronds Given is a fun and sassy cross stitch pattern that helps you “check in” to remind yourself that this too shall pass. This cheeky phrase is subtle enough your boss won’t get mad if you hang it in your office, but snarky enough you’ll have a laugh every time you look at it. The beautiful teals and purples contrasting against the golden oranges is pleasing to the eye, and adds a punch of vibrant colour to your decor. A spray of French knots across the pattern creates a gorgeous texture and adds a lovely touch of whimsy. This pattern can even be stitched without the text, the floral wreath looks beautiful just on its own. No matter what’s happening in your day, the Zero Fronds Given cross stitch pattern will remind you that it’s perfectly acceptable to pick and choose what you spend your energy on.
Go Bloom Yourself Collection Pattern Set
Just can’t make up your mind which patterns to get first? The Go Bloom Yourself collection pattern set will help you with that! Featuring all ten cross stitch and hand embroidery patterns in the collection, this set is perfect if you’re wanting to stitch up gifts for loved ones, or just decorate your home with a blend of snark and sweetness. Patterns included are the hand embroidery patterns Let Love Bloom, Garden Hoes, Let Your Dreams Blossom and Fresh Out of Fuchsias, as well as the cross stitch patterns Zero Fronds Given, Sit on a Thorn, Life is a Garden, Delicate Flower, Go Pollinate Yourself and Be Blooming Fabulous. Purchasing this pattern set also saves you $20 over buying the individual patterns. There are stitching tutorials for the hand embroidery stitches featured, so even beginners can feel comfortable they’ll be able to tackle any of these patterns. Stitch up a snarky and sweet storm with the Go Bloom Yourself collection pattern set.