Cross-Stitch Generator

February 13, 2008 at 2:40 pm 5 comments


Generate your image of what you want cross-stitched, this site generates the cross-stitch pattern!  It is delivered in .pdf form.  

I want to generate names for our stockings!    For ten years, I’ve printed them and safety-pinned them on.  They are knitted stockings, so I hate to use glitter glue.

I might get to it if we are snowed in and have sick ones who can’t go sledding this week!

I don’t often have time to stitch, but enjoy it when I’m waiting… at hospitals and such. 

Here‘s  the link! 

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5 Comments Add your own

  • 1. CJ  |  February 13, 2008 at 8:27 pm

    Will have to check this out soon. I used to love to cross-stitch but haven’t taken the time to in a long while.

  • 2. Holly Smith  |  February 13, 2008 at 11:08 pm

    OH HOW COOL! I have a picture of names of Jesus that I have wanted to re-create. Perhaps this is the way!

    Thanks for your heart, Maggie. I SO appreciate you! And yes, it has been a hard week, but God is Good and Bigger than how I feel! Yay!

    Much love to you,

  • 3. Anna Nymous  |  July 5, 2008 at 2:02 am

    If anyone happens upon this, the Dark Lilac generator does not work anymore…. 😦

  • 4. mincha  |  April 21, 2009 at 5:02 am

    its cool…. how i wish u can provide me a pattern.

  • 5. mincha  |  April 21, 2009 at 5:03 am

    how cool i wish u can provide me a pattern

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