Free baby cross stitch patterns

Use these free baby cross stitch patterns from Ursula Michael, Lesley Teare and Diane Machin to find your perfect baby cross stitch card

new baby cross stitch patterns uk

The arrival of a new little one is a big occasion and deserves a baby cross stitch to celebrate! We have three wonderful design choices for you, created by popular cross stitch designers Lesley Teare, Ursula Michael and Diane Machin. We think these are the best new baby cross stitch patterns free to download that you’ll find anywhere! Which free baby cross stitch pattern will you choose? We have a sweet sepia baby cross stitch, that works for both sexes, a traditional carriage baby cross stitch with sweet frills and sentiments, or a selection of free baby cross stitch patterns of different shapes and sizes, perfect for bibs, cards and other gifts. All these new baby cross stitch patterns are free to download for our Gathered makers!

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Sepia baby cross stitch pattern

new baby cross stitch patterns free

Sending a handmade card is a lovely way to show someone you care, and you’ll make them feel extra-special when you stitch them a gorgeous sepia-style card. Created in a muted brown and cream colour palette, you can add a pink or blue border to easily adapt this card for both sexes. These designs are worked onto evenweave which adds to the antique look. 

About the sepia baby cross stitch pattern

  • Threads: Stranded cotton as listed in the key
  • Needle: Size 26 tapestry needle
  • Fabric: 28-count cream evenweave measuring 20x20cm (8x8in) for each design
  • Extras: Single fold square card measuring 20x20cm (8x8in)

Download the sepia baby cross stitch pattern

Click to download the sepia baby cross stitch patterns

Traditional baby cross stitch patterns

new baby cross stitch patterns free

Make the birth of a little one even more special by stitching a present using this adorable set of baby motifs, designed by Lesley Teare.

About the traditional baby cross stitch patterns

  • Type of stitches: Cross stitch, fractionals, backstitch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Threads: Stranded cotton as listed in the key
  • Needle: Size 24 tapestry needle
  • Fabric: 14-count white aida
  • Extras: Baby-themed backing paper, lemon card and baby bib of your choice

Download the traditional baby cross stitch patterns

You can download the PDF with the charts and key for this trio of designs. Save it to your computer, or print it out to stitch from the charts.

Click to download the traditional baby cross stitch patterns

You’ll find more designs available to purchase from Lesley Teare on her webstore. Click for Lesley Teare’s cross stitch website.

How to pick a baby cross stitch card colour

If you don’t know whether the baby is a boy or girl, or simply don’t want to make a card in pink or blue, then choose pastel shades for a gender-neutral design. A pale mint green, lilac or lemon  will all work beautifully with these motifs.

Modern baby cross stitch motifs

new baby cross stitch patterns uk

Stitch one of our new baby cross stitch patterns, free to download for a new bundle of joy – they’re perfect for welcoming precious little ones into the world! There are four free  baby cross stitch patterns designed by Diane Machin for you to choose from in this download. One of the cards is a star shaped mini birth sampler that is super-quick to stitch, and you can personalise it with your new arrivals name and date of birth using the new baby cross stitch card abc.

About the modern baby cross stitch motifs

  • Stitching time: Approx 2-5 hours each
  • Type of stitches: Cross stitch, fractionals, backstitch, French knots
  • Level: Beginner/advanced beginner
  • Threads: Stranded cotton as listed in the key
  • Needle: Size 24 tapestry needle
  • Fabric: 14-count white aida

Download the modern baby cross stitch motifs

Click to download the new baby cross stitch motifs. It is an A4 PDF with 4 cross stitch patterns and a key.

Click to download the new baby cross stitch abc which you can use to personalise the star card – or any of the other deigns you would like to!

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More new baby cross stitch card patterns

Take a look at our other new baby cross stitch patterns for you to try! Free baby cross stitch patterns are sweet to stitch, or try a baby animal with these Joan Elliot cross stitch baby patterns. If you are looking for a larger project, see our kit review of 5 of the best cross stitching patterns for babies or if you want a card without a kiddy theme,why not try these beautiful cross stitch flower patterns?