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7 Free Cross Stitch Patterns To Download

Today I’m sharing a round up of some fun, free cross stitch patterns to download and stitch. All of these are high quality patterns that are beginner friendly.

If you’re just starting out, these patterns are a perfect way to learn! You can also take a look at this introduction to cross stitch for some tips to get you going.

I love cross stitch because it is very meditative. Unlike surface embroidery, most patterns only require one or two different stitches, and it’s a perfect way to unwind from a long day. I enjoy stitching while I’m watching tv or hanging out on the couch.

Several of these sites that are linked below offer a large selection of patterns, so definitely check out all of what they have to offer!

Free Cross Stitch Patterns

free cross stitch patterns to download - cherry pattern

DMC has a large amount of cute cross stitch patterns that you can download and stitch. There are a variety of different designs that include but are not limited to animals, botanicals, and flowers.

herb free cross stitch pattern

Cross Stitch Crazy Magazine has a bunch of free kitchen cross stitch patterns, including this adorable set of herbs.

colorful pineapple pattern

Colorful pineapple pattern by A Feathered Stitch.

pansy cross stitch pattern

Pansy cross stitch pattern available at Stitched Modern

assorted butterflies cross stitch pattern

The Antique Pattern Library is a must if you’re into old needlework patterns. All are free to download and use, and some date back to the 1800s! These butterflies are some of my favorites.

mod flowers cross stitch

Mod Flowers pattern by Hailey Stitches. I love this color palette!

explore with leaves cross stitch

Explore pattern by Crewel Ghoul.

Hope you enjoy stitching some of these free cross stitch patterns!