Stitch a pink ribbon for charity

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so why not show your support in stitches with this free pink ribbon cross stitch pattern?

Pink ribbon cross stitch pattern
Published: September 8, 2019 at 6:34 pm

The iconic pink ribbon is surrounded by hearts and sparkles, with a subtle grey background. To make your own card, fray and patch your stitching onto patterned paper and then attach to a single-fold card of your choice – perfect for fundraisers!


This design by Jane Henderson originally appeared in issue 246 of The World of Cross Stitching magazine.


About this design

  • Stitch count: 32 high x 32 wide
  • Design area: 14 count aida or 28-count evenweave – 6x6cm (2¼x2¼in)
  • This design was stitched using DMC stranded cotton

Free Pink Ribbon cross stitch pattern


Hannah BellisKnitting Editor, Gathered

Hannah has worked on Gathered for 2 years, since our launch in 2019. At school Hannah learned to knit collaborating on dorcas blankets – now she edits our knitting section. She inherited her love of stitching and embroidery from her talented grandmother, and her passion for thread led her to be Editor of The World of Cross Stitching for six years. Card making is a more recent passion, developing from her position as editor of Cross Stitch Card Shop. She loves using kinetic techniques to make cards that move – she was editor of Papercraft inspirations magazine for over four years, creating loads of card making video tutorials at

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