Celebrate your family with these lovely cross stitch family tree designs, whether your family is big, small or you simply have lots of furbabies, you can capture their names in these lovely designs and display them proudly throughout your home.
The family tree cross stitch patterns will also make special gifts for families who might be expecting a new member, or even as a wedding gift to commemorate the joining of two families. There’s endless ways you can gift these beautiful designs, but one thing is for sure – they’ll be much loved by their recipients.
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17 family tree cross stitch patterns
Family tree cross stitch pattern or kit
This quirky family tree cross stitch is bright and full of colour, it can be customised with your own family names. The pattern is available as a digital download, which contains a colour printed chart of design, two alphabets, a thread specification sheet, and instructions. You can also purchase this design as a kit, which contains everything you need to complete the piece, so you won’t need to go hunting around for the right threads! Find the family tree cross stitch kit on Etsy.
Simple family tree pattern
This delightful design is more minimal than others on the list, but no less effective! Create a delicate tree and insert your own names using the full alphabet included. This simple family tree pattern is available as a digital download from Etsy.
Vintage family tree cross stitch
If you love everything vintage or retro you’ll love this family tree cross stitch pattern, which contains a large tree in an archway of hearts surrounded by family names in a pretty font. This piece would take pride of place in any living room, as a special reminder of your loved ones. You can find this classic family tree cross stitch pattern on Etsy, available to purchase as a digital download or a full cross stitch kit.
Family tree cross stitch
Brighten up your home, or give a very special gift to your loved one with this beautiful, bold family tree cross stitch. This is a full kit containing everything you need to create this lovely keepsake, whether you’ve had a new addition to the family or you just want to celebrate your family history, this family tree cross stitch is the perfect way to do so. The family tree cross stitch kit is available on Etsy.
Grandchildren family tree cross stitch
One for the Grandparents – give the gift of a grandchildren family tree to celebrate all the little ones (or maybe not so little ones now) in their life. This family cross stitch makes a fabulous and thoughtful gift for any occassion, it might be particularly good for Grandma or Grandad’s birthday. This family tree cross stitch is available to buy handmade from Etsy, so you don’t actually need to create this one yourself you can just send in the grandparents and grandchildrens names and they’ll do the rest! You can find this handmade family tree cross stitch on Etsy.
Engagement family tree cross stitch
This one might not be a full family tree, but it would make a lovely engagement or wedding present for the special couple. This pattern is available as a digital download, which includes a full alphabet and numebrs so you are able to customise this as you wish. Find the family tree cross stitch pattern on Etsy.
Modern cross stitch family tree pattern
A modern family tree cross stitch design with a minimal style featuring simple branches and pink boxes for the names. It would look lovely hanging in a modern home or would make a lovely gift for new parents. You can find the modern family tree cross stitch on Etsy.
Family tree cross stitch with poem
This sweet family tree cross stitch pattern contains a lovely poem and of course is personalised with your family name. This one doesn’t contain individual names but we like it just as much, plus if your family is rapidly growing this might be the ideal solution! The family tree cross stitch pattern is available as a digital download from Etsy.
Family tree cross stitch apple tree
The apple of your eye! Or many apples in this case, with the lovely family tree cross stitch adorned with apples, each one containing a family member’s name. It’s a beautiful and bright way to celebrate your family and would look fab hanging in any home. The apple tree cross stitch is available as a digital download which contains the cross stitch pattern and alphabet so that you can personalise it.
Family tree cross stitch characters
Ah, we absolutely adore this cute family tree cross stitch, the guys over at Talas Stitches will create this impressive piece for you, you can choose the number of family members and send them over photos and descriptions of each person and they’ll do the rest! What an awesome gift this would make.
Cat family tree cross stitch pattern
Now, if like us you love cats, and maybe have one too many (or you know someone who does) then this crazy cat family tree cross stitch pattern would make the perfect gift. This is a digital download as seen and can’t be personalised, however, if you are a dab hand at cross stitch already you could always personalise the colours in the design to match your family. You can find the cat family tree cross stitch on Etsy, as a digital download.
Winne the Pooh inspired family tree cross stitch pattern
As sweet as honey! This cute Winnie the Pooh-inspired design would make a lovely gift for any fans of the classic tales. It contains all the lovable characters and would bring the charm of their stories into your home. This Pooh family tree cross stitch pattern is available as a digital download containing the cross stitch pattern and an alphabet so you are able to personalise with your family names.
Birds family tree cross stitch design
This chirpy cross stitch is bright and playful, it contains six names so might work well for smaller families or families who have had recent additions! The little birds are bursting with personality and the kids will love it. It would be a great addition to the nursey or a gift for a new family. You can find the bird family tree cross stitch as a digital download on Etsy.
Branches family tree cross stitch
This simple yet eye-catching piece can be customised with your family names, this design has four birds so would make a lovely gift for a small family with a new baby or as a wedding gift. This family tree cross stitch design is created by NikkiPattern over on Etsy, and they also have similar designs with more birds for larger families, so check out their shop.
Harry Potter-inspired family tree cross stitch
One for the die-hard Harry Potter fans, they’ll love this wizarding family tree cross stitch pattern, containing the Harry and Ginnys families’ joining together. It would make a unique gift to fans of the wizarding world, and those who want to bring a little magic into their home. This pattern is a digital download and can be purchased from Etsy, get the Harry Potter-inspired family tree cross stitch pattern.
Old-style family tree cross stitch pattern
If your family has a long history and you’ve spent the time digging around to find your long-lost ancestors, why not create this amazing old-style family tree to proudly display all of your findings, a true heirloom for years to come. This family tree cross stitch pattern is available as a digital download, containing the pattern and alternate colour choices for hair and skin, so you can create a likeness to your own family.
Character family tree cross stitch
A modern twist on the family tree. These cute character-based cross stitches are perfect for the smaller family and those who love a modern style. All you’ll need to do is send in photos of your family and any other details and the designer will create a digital pdf for you ready to download and stitch. This character family tree cross stitch design is available from Etsy.
If you loved these family tree cross stitch designs and want to get the kids involved, try these children’s cross stitch patterns, easy stitches for little hands! If you want to try your own hand at some more homely designs, try these cross stitch flower patterns, or maybe you’d like to create your own greetings cards with our cross stitch cards patterns. If you’re looking to step up your cross stitch game check out these cross stitch tips, to become an expert stitcher!