Snow Bunnies

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Usher in the New Year with a fun new project! Cross-stitch these adorable snow bunnies to give your home décor a wintry touch.

Materials

  • DMC 14-count Pale Blue Aida
  • DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss

Tools

  • Embroidery needle

Basic Supplies

scissors

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: 1 strand
  • Cross-stitch: 2 strands
  • French Knot: 2 strands (wrapped 2 times)

Directions

Size / Stitch Count

Size: 8”x8-5/8”; stitch count: 113 w x 122 h

Snow Bunnies

1. Print cross-stitch chart and key. (Note: The blue words “chart” and “key” are links. To access these, select the link, then download and print items.)

2. Stitched design centered on fabric.

3. Backstitch weeds using one strand DMC 435 Brown, Vy. Lt. and eyes using one strand DMC 310 Black. For all other backstitching, use DMC 3371 Black Brown.

4. Complete French Knots with two strands wrapped two times using DMC White for eyes and DMC 221 Shell Pink, Vy. Dk. for berries.

5. Finish as desired.

by Pamela Kellogg