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

Free pattern for the little pillow

Hi everyone, firstly I would like to say thankyou for all of the wonderful comments I received on my One World One Heart Giveaway in the previous post, (over 200!) I was thrilled with the interest… View Post

Free cross stitch pattern for the Needlebook from previous post.

Hi everyone, I hope you are all well! I would just like to thankyou for all of your encouraging comments I received about my boxed set in the last post, it really was a hit with… View Post

Free pattern for box of treasure

Here is the free cross stitch pattern I promised for the Little Box of Treasure design in  my previous post. The cross stitch are worked two threads over two and the letters, cotton reel and scissors are… View Post

Back from holidays and free pattern.

Hi everyone, I am back from my holidays and we all had a wonderful time!I would just like to say thankyou for all the wonderful comments I received on my firstanniversary giveaway, I am delighted… View Post

Butterfly biscornu and stitching news

Hi everyone, here is a small biscornu I have just finished, I am not totally thrilled with it, I got all of the green colours mixed up and ended up using different colours by mistake… View Post

Would you like a hand made stitched gift from me – please read on!

Pay It Forward NOW CLOSED I was fortunate to be drawn as a recipient of a gift from Andrea of The Craft Room in a Pay It Forward she offered on her blog and I… View Post

Miniature Mattress Pincushion – Freebie Pattern

I have finished the Mattress Pincushion, isn’t it cute! It measures 8cm x 5.5cm, I stitched it on 25 count Dublin Lugana Linen 1 over 1 using DMC 115 variegated thread. The pattern is a… View Post

Miniature stitched piece

Hi everyone, I thought I would show a picture of something not connected to Christmas in this post. I have stitched 1 over 1 on 25 Cream Dublin Lugana linen using DMC thread number 115,… View Post