Free new home cross stitch pattern

Wish a friend well in their new home with this adorable card featuring a pair of owls, designed by Rhona Norrie.

Free new home cross stitch pattern

We’ve got the perfect new home cross stitch project for beginner stitchers or anyone who’s looking for a quick cross stitch card or gift to celebrate someone’s new nest! Stitch these sweet owls to send a cute cross stitch card to warm new homes. Stitched by Debbie Harding.


Need to know

  • Stitch Time: 10 hours (approx)
  • Stitch Types: Whole cross stitch, backstitch, French knots
  • Max. stitch count: 49 (h) x 53 (w)Design area on 14-count fabric
  • Design size: 9×9.5cm (3½x3¾4in)

You will need

  • Threads – Stranded cotton as listed in the key
  • Needle – Size 24 tapestry needle
  • Fabric – 14-count white aida measuring 15x15cm (6x6in).
  • Extras – Single Fold Card Straight Edge (SF06U) in Creative Smooth White and 12x12in Creative Paper in Small Pale Green Dots (SR224P) available to buy from
  • Ribbon of your choice

Free new home cross stitch pattern (PDF)