Flirt and flounce with gorgeous 3D retro summer dresses, created entirely in cross stitch on perforated paper! These stitched summer frocks were designed by Rhona Norrie for Cross Stitch Crazy magazine.
This set of 4 free cross stitch charts includes patterns to sew a striped seventies-style maxi dress, a lemon-retro frock, and two 1950s-style tea dresses – with polka dots, collars and bows.
These beautiful set would make great cards for fashion fans!
You will need
- Fabric: Zweigart 14-count white perforated paper, measuring 15x10cm (6x4in) for each design
- Threads: Stranded cotton as listed in the key
- Needle: Size 24 tapestry needle
- Extras: Mini wire coat hangers (available online)
Maximum stitch count
57 high x 45 wide
14 HPI (28-count evenweave) – 10.5x8cm (4×3¼in)
Download the charts here