Decorated with beautiful blooms and with the word ‘love’ at its centre, this design is the perfect way to show someone you care. Subtle-shading using a sketch-style backstitch creates a wonderful hand-drawn look and the central motifs are in whole stitches making this a super-easy design. Patch onto Kraft card and pop in the post to send some love today!
About this design
Designed by Durene Jones, this chart originally appeared in issue 243 (June 2016) of The World of Cross Stitching. For more fun cards to make, pick up The World of Cross Stitching issue 298 (October 2020), on sale 7 August 2020.
Check out more fab designs by Durene Jones on her website: www.DureneJCrossStitch.etsy.com
To stitch this sweet love card, you’ll need:
Zweigart 14-count white Aida measuring 10x20cm (4×7¾in)
DMC stranded cotton thread as listed in the key
Size 24 tapestry needle
Kraft card from local craft stores
Double-sided sticky tape
Download the free pattern by clicking below:
Need a hand getting to grips with the different stitches? Check out our How to cross stitch tutorial.