Welcome in springtime! If winter feels like it's been dragging on way too long, now is the time to get stitching your first spring cross stitch of the season. We adore the spring and it brings such wonderful inspiration to the cross stitching world and community. Florals, baby animals and evening strolls are some of our favourite things to stitch, if they are yours too then you're in for quite the treat!


We've pulled together a mega 52 of our favourite spring cross stitch patterns, each chosen carefully from a mixture of our favourite designers and sellers, and highlighting some of our favourite independent designers too. At the very end of this list, we have also included a variety of freebie spring cross stitch patterns for you. If you want even more freebies make sure you check out Easter cross stitch patterns for more seasonal fun.

Find your next cross stitch chart or kit below and bring some springtime colours, patterns and cheer to your home.

New to cross stitch? Check out this cross stitch for beginners article for everything you need to know.

52 spring cross stitch patterns

1. Spring flowers cross stitch cushion kit

spring flowers cross stitched onto a cushion

Stitch up a beautiful springtime scene with this floral cushion kit designed by Vervaco. With a mixture of blooming daisies, tulips and posies this beautiful cushion will add a springtime breeze to your home. If you're feeling generous you might want to stitch up one for a friend as a thoughtful gift. In the set you'll find everything you need to stitch up the full tapestry, you'll just need to source the cushion backing and filler separately.

2. Easter blooms spring cross stitch pattern

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Happy Easter! Celebrate the best event of them all with this lovely Easter banner by Caterpillar X Stitch.

3. Springtime cross stitch kit

spring cross stitch tapestry

Welcome in springtime with this glorious cross stitch created by Captain Crafts full of blooms and butterflies. You'll discover a variety of flowers plus a red mushroom whilst you stitch. In the kit, you'll find everything you need to start stitching. Once you have finished why not frame your cross stitch? You can also choose between a plain Aida for counted cross stitch or a washable printed Aida to stitch (this might be easier if you are a newbie to stitching).

4. Bee happy cross stitch pattern

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Try this cross stitch pattern for bee-utiful beginners by Leia Patterns and be happy all spring.

5. 'I am enough' cross stitch pattern

cross stitch that reads i am enough

Stitch up this lovely leafy sentiment for a special friend who might need a bit of a boost! This mindful stitch will not only help you to relax but will bring a smile to someone's face.

6. Rabbit Spring sampler cross stitch pattern

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Here at Gathered, we love colourful designs, and springtime is all about colour. Brighten up your days stitching this spring cross stitch pattern by Pivtsaeva Natalya.

7. Earth in Spring cross stitch pattern

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We love how everything blooms at springtime, and DailyCrossStitch's Earth chart is an ode to Mother Nature.

8. Spring sheep cross stitch pattern

Spring sheep cross stitch pattern

So beautiful! The colour and theme of this spring sheep cross stitch pattern from DureneJCrossStitch just makes our hearts sing!

9. Tulips cross stitch pattern

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Tulips are the flowers that come to mind when someone says spring. Make your first March project with this gorgeous cross stitch pattern by galabornpatterns.

Buy it now, Etsy, £3.26

10. Happy Easter cross stitch pattern

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We love the dark background of Lucky Star Stitches' Easter cross stitch pattern. It's an unusual yet modern colour combo and a break from all those spring pastels.

11. Five a day lunch bag pattern

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Feeling fruity rather than floral for the new season? Spread that feeling too healthy eating with this lunch bag from Tapestry Barn.

12. Bee and flowers cross stitch pattern

spring cross stitch with a bee design

Stitch up this fuzzy bee in flight above some beautifully colourful flowers. Designed by Bothy Threads, you know you're in for a treat with the quality of the kit! Inside you'll find everything you need as well as a helpful guide and diagram to follow. Once you've stitched up this buzzy bee you can mount it as a greetings card, it would make the perfect Easter celebration card, or just to let someone know you are thinking about them.

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13. Doughnuts cross stitch pattern

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Channel your inner Homer Simpson and start these cross stitched doughnuts by JazzyStitch (they are too delicious not to stitch).

14. Hello Spring cross stitch pattern

spring cross stitch patterns

Welcome the new season in with one of Helene Workshop's spring cross stitch patterns. This colourful wreath just radiates springtime vibes! It would look lovely hanging up in any home to add a splash of colour.

15. Birdhouse sampler cross stitch pattern

Spring cross stitch pattern

Leave it to LucieHeaton to come up with a cute as a button spring birdhouse stitched sampler! We're in love.

16. Spring garden cross stitch pattern

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Daria Konik creates all kinds of spring cross stitch patterns. We chose this one for all the garden lovers out there who are ready to make their garden grow.

17. Butterflies for spring cross stitch

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Butterflies are like mascots of springtime, and we can't wait to see the very first one of the season. Cross With Me's cross stitch pattern will help us with the waiting.

18. Plant a garden cross stitch pattern

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What a happy and uplifting saying to have on display in your home - and those colours are just stunning! Dream of the flowers to come with DureneJCrossStitch

19. Irish Shamrock cross stitch pattern

shamrock cross stitch for spring

To all our Irish pals, this cross stitch for beginners by Lisa Theall is for your big day. Happy St. Patrick's Day!

20. Pansies cross stitch pattern

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Go all vintage this springtime with 2 x 2 Stitch Art's cross stitch pansy pattern.

21. Hogwarts house crests

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To all the Potterheads out there! This is how you can make your very own springtime decoration. Don't worry if Slytherin isn't your house though – Cross Stitching Lovers has cross stitch patterns for all of the Hogwarts' houses.

22. Rainbow hen cross stitch pattern

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Daily Cross Stitch's colourful hen has the best colour palette ever. Rainbow chickens are now a must.

23. Mother's Day spring cross stitch

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Mums are the best, aren't they? Express your gratitude for her with this cross stitch pattern by Tiana Handmade.

24. Easter treats

spring cross stitch patterns

We've got two of these Easter cross stitch patterns for you to download for free right here on Gathered, or if you want to stitch more of the designs from the set of six you can find the full set for sale in Maria Diaz's online chart shop.

25. Spring wreath cross stitch kit

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Victoria Marcasciano's spring wreath is a great chart for cross stitch beginners, or for those who just want a project to unwind with after a long day. We all love floral wreaths and this design will look amazing on any piece of clothing as well as on cushion covers.

26. Scandi heart sampler

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In our 47 winter cross stitch patterns post, there are loads of Scandi-style cross stitch patterns, but Historical Sampler Company has brought out a springtime version. Scandi needs to be fulfilled.

27. Office sweet office spring cross stitch wreath

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Joy Gifts Store has created a cross stitch pattern for the office so you can look up from your desk and stay sane throughout spring.

28. Floral rabbit

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The combination of colours used by Modern Cross Stitch Art in her spring cross stitch patterns brings all the floral vibes.

Buy it now, Etsy, £4.09

29. Spring girl cross stitch pattern

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Including Pattern Bird's cross stitch patterns has become a tradition of ours. We can't help it, her seasonal girls are just too good not to include.

30. Garden party cross stitch pattern

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You all know how much we love Satsuma Street's cross stitch patterns and this one is no different. The colours here are just screaming sunshine, but if this design is a little too warm for you, choose a cooler colour palette.

31. Mini heart spring cross stitch pattern

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Spread the love with The World in Stitches' spring cross stitch heart. Valentine's Day might be over, but there's never a bad time to make gifts for your loved ones.

32. Happy woodland cross stitch pattern

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Cross stitch Dear Sukie's design to keep you motivated and fill your days with some springtime happiness.

33. Botanical letter cross stitch pattern

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We adore Awesome Letter's amazing hand-lettered cross stitch. It's definitely something we would hang in our homes in springtime.

34. Caffeine molecule cross stitch pattern

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After the long winter, Vlada XStitch's cross stitch pattern reminds us of the most important thing that helped us through. Coffee.

35. Retro blooms cross stitch pattern

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Stitch up a statement piece of wall art with this retro blooms pattern by Axebe.

36. Spring bird cross stitch pattern

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Even absolute newbies can follow this simple cross stitch chart by Daily Cross Stitch.

37. Hearts and cats pattern

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Calling all cat lovers! Cross Stitch For You has your back with this kitten cross stitch pattern.

38. Spring llamas cross stitch patterns

llama cross stitch

Don't tell us that these springtime llamas don't make you smile. This instant digital download means you get stitching right away! Once you're done frame your new llama pal and give them pride of place.

39. Floral hedgehog

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Velvet Pony Design has mixed autumn animals with springtime colours and we're here for it.

40. Hello Spring cross stitch kit

hello spring cross stitch

Welcome in the new season with this gorgeous and modern cross stitch kit from The Geeky Stitching Co. Featuring a variety of adorable Easter motifs, you could add a spring twist to almost anything! The kit contains everything you need to create this delightful hoop, along with helpful instructions. This kit is lovingly hand packed in Devon.

41. Farm animal cross stitch patterns

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Create a country feeling with Dear Sukie's farm animal cross stitch patterns. Which will you start with first, a horse, lamb, or goat?

42. Spring decor cross stitch pattern

bunny spring cross stitch

The gentle pastel shades on Satsuma Steet's bunny with a floral backdrop makes us all feel ready for Easter weekend.

43. Shamrock cross stitch pattern

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We all need a bit of luck sometimes and this shamrock cross stitch for beginners will hopefully bring you lots.

44. Spring bicycle cross stitch pattern

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Andwabisabi's pretty bicycle cross stitch pattern calls for springtime cycling.

45. Spring cottage cross stitch

spring cottage cross stitch

Fall in love with spring with this adorable cottage pattern! These stamped kits make it super easy for even the newest of stitchers to get going straight away. What's even better is you can choose from all four seasons to stitch your favourite (or maybe stitch all of them!).

Free spring cross stitch patterns

46. Spring lamb cross stitch pattern

cross stitch for beginners lamb

Our friends over at The World of Cross Stitching's lamb cross stitch pattern for beginners is super-easy to make and can be turned into an adorable card. Just sit down and stitch!

47. Floral frenzy of free cross stitch patterns


We saved these beautiful cross stitch flower patterns till the very end of our spring cross stitch pattern collection because we're absolute plant lovers, and we bet you are too. There are loads of free flower patterns here for you to download for free, from us at Gathered.

48. Lavendar cross stitch

spring cross stitch patterns

We can almost smell the sweet lavender in these 6 lavender cross stitch patterns which you can download for free right here on Gathered!

49. Kawaii burger cross stitch pattern

Free cross stitch patterns

This adorable kawaii burger by Mary Winkler is adorning on him with onion flowers for spring!

50. Free chick egg cosy cross stitch pattern

spring cross stitch pattern chick

If you prefer your stitched chickens a bit more realistic, or you want to see them as mini cosies on your spring cross stitch table, download our chicken cross stitch patterns for free right here on Gathered!

51. Easy at Easter

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A Feathered Stitch's super easy cross stitch for beginner's pattern means anybody can make their own Easter decorations.

52. Free cactus pattern

Free cactus cross stitch pattern

Running out of space on your shelves for plants? Why not try this free cactus cross stitch pattern from DMC instead? Plus it's adorable.

53. All that flutters

a selection of spring cross stitch patterns including cards and boxes featuring butterflies

You'll find 7 brilliant butterfly cross stitch patterns on this Gathered post, all of them completely free for you to stitch and make your Spring!

We hope your spring will be the craftiest one yet with all these fab cross stitch projects! If you are looking for advice on how to get started with this great hobby, check our cross stitch for beginners article, or see our selection of modern cross stitch kits for more fun browsing.


If you make any of these spring cross stitch patterns, don't forget to tag us in a picture using #molliemakers on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. And for more seasonal projects subscribe to Mollie Makes.


Phoebe Burt
Phoebe BurtSEO and Communities Editor, Gathered

Phoebe has worked for Gathered, and our sister magazine Mollie Makes, for 3 years. She manages our Arts & Crafts section and specialises in social media and content strategy. She has a background in all things marketing, a flair for Pinterest and a knack for finding the next big craft trend. Previously she worked as Digital Campaign Executive for Fat Media. You may recognise her name from Mollie Makes Social Media magazine, where she shared her expertise and top tips on becoming social media savvy.

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