DIY cross stitched butterfly hair grips

Stitch Susan Bates' fluttering butterflies on plastic canvas and add hair grips to create stunning accessories!

DIY cross stitch butterfly

Stitch Susan Bates’ fluttering butterflies on to plastic canvas and add a simple hair grip for a fabulous accessory. These designs were originally published in Cross Stitch Crazy issue 193.


If you’re new to stitching on to plastic canvas, you’re in for a treat! It’s easy and you can learn the basics with our Beginners’ Guide to Plastic Canvas.

About the DIY cross stitched butterfly hair grips

  • Maximum stitch count: 34 (h) x 37 (w)
  • Design area on 14-count fabric 6×6.5cm (2½x2½in)
  • Stitched by Lisa Draycott

Susan Bates butterfly cross stitch chart

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