- 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.
Delicate Flower Cross Stitch Pattern
Have you had it with people telling you to act like a lady, or act in a way that is more to their taste? The Delicate Flower cross stitch pattern is a bold design to empower yourself to feel feminine and strong. The very “direct” phrase featured on this pattern contrasts with the lovely feminine rose wreath encircling it, making it perfect for the snarky woman who knows she’s fabulous. Vibrant rich reds and purples pair beautifully with deep teals, and add an elegant burst of colour to your decor. The purple Kreinik thread has a tiny bit of sparkle in it, creating a delicate shimmer to the text and wreath stems. This pattern can also be stitched without the text, the wreath is very pretty just on its own. If you want to stand in your feminine power and declare to the world that you are unstoppable, the Delicate Flower cross stitch pattern might just be the perfect addition to your decor.
Be Blooming Fabulous Cross Stitch Pattern
Have you ever had one of those days where you need a gentle reminder to be your best self? The Be Blooming Fabulous cross stitch pattern just might be that gentle kick up the rear end you need. This punny inspirational quote reminds you to be the best you can be every day, because we can all afford to bring more “fabulous” to our daily life. Gorgeous soft dusty pinks and corals paired with smoky mint greens create a vintage vibe, and will add a touch of softness to any decor. This cross stitch pattern features simple stitches (full stitches, backstitch, and a few fractionals in the letters), so even if you’re a beginner you can feel confident you can accomplish this project. This pattern can also be stitched without the text, giving the arches of roses an old-world feel. Enjoy stitching the vintage vibe of Be Blooming Fabulous, and remind yourself that you’re awesome.
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.