Happiness is cross stitching blog with tips, tutorials and free pattern.

Sunflower mini cat cross stitch

Hello everyone, I am still here! I have been busy designing and doing quite a bit of stitching, I thought it was time to design a new mini cat cross stitch pattern. You can download… View Post

Autumn Cross Stitch Pattern

Autumn has arrived here in France, the temperature has certainly dropped a few degrees! It is time for the cosy jumpers and boots and the lighting of the log fire, which I love. The summer’s… View Post

Halloween stitching and Thread Holders

Halloween stitching and thread holders have been my focus lately, I have repurposed some I designed way back in 2013! Halloween patterns are one of my favourite patterns to stitch, and of course we had… View Post

Cross Stitch Patterns for Halloween

It’s time for more free cross stitch patterns for Halloween! I have designed another free cross stitch pattern for Halloween, this cute little ghost frightening the spider. This can be stitched in one evening and… View Post

Free Christmas cross stitch pattern.

Free Christmas Joy House Cross Stitch pattern…

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Free Autumn Mini Cat Cross Stitch Pattern

Hers is a free Autumn mini cat cross stitch pattern for you to stitch, hope you like it! I followed a super tutorial from Vonna The Twisted Stitcher on You Tube where she shows how… View Post

Autumn stitch along anyone?

Hi everyone, I have finally managed to get into my craft room and do some finishing on my Autumn pattern. I finished my free Autumn pattern into a flat fold adding a little pumpkin charm… View Post

My gift arrived at its destination and a shop update!

Hi everyone, the gift I sent to my blogging friend has arrived at its destination, yay!  Here is the gift I sent my blogging friend Kim from Wisdom with Needle and Thread blog, it has… View Post

Halloween exchange received from Lisa.

Hi everyone, I have received the halloween  exchange from Lisa S, it is a lovely scissor fob with a small pumpkin charm that jingles when you shake it, isn’t it cute! Thankyou so much Lisa for this lovely… View Post

Just Nan Halloween gift for my sister.

I decided to make this Just Nan Boo tin and needlebook for my sister, I saw these on many blogs last year when I first started blogging, they have been on my to do list ever since. I made… View Post