Sweet Summertime

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Bees, sunshine, lemonade, watermelon, a picnic basket, and flowers… “Sweet Summertime” is meant to give you all the happy, classic summer vibes! Add some texture and whimsy using cross stitch, back stitch, straight stitch, French knots, and St. George's Crosses on this modern cross stitch pattern.

This is a digital PDF cross stitch pattern, which means it will be available immediately after purchase (yay!). Watch for a downloadable link sent to your email after your transaction is complete. You can print it on your home printer (or at a copy shop), or view it on your favorite digital device.

Don't forget to share what you create with me on Instagram using #CountingPuddles. I can't wait to see what you make!

Design Overview

Stitch Count:112 wide x 137 high
Design Size:8 in x 9.8 in (20 cm x 25 cm) on 14-count Aida
Stitches Used:Cross Stitch, Back/Straight Stitch, French Knots, St. George’s Cross
Sample:The photographed sample was stitched on 14-count White Aida by Zweigart using DMC stranded floss and mounted in an 8 x 10 in frame.

What's Included

Printable 8.5 x 11 PDF that includes:

  • Color Photograph of Finished Project
  • Basic Instructions
  • Supply List
  • DMC Color Chart Key
  • Color Chart with Black Symbols
  • Black & White Symbol Chart

Digital PDF for viewing on digital devices that includes:

  • Color Chart and DMC Color Chart Key on a single page

You’ll need a PDF viewer to view and print these pattern files (I recommend Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, which is free).

Rather Have a Print Chart?

I don’t sell the print charts myself, but they are available through many local needlework shops. You can view the list of retailers that carry Counting Puddles patterns to find one near you, use good ol’ Google to find a shop, or contact me and I’ll help you out!

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