Cross stitch pattern with backstitch

I used to avoid projects with backstitch. It was really not my thing and I did not have much experience doing it. However, when you use backstitch it simply changes the way your cross stitch project looks like. It becomes more like a drawing or painting. Abstract cross stitch with backstitch enhances the abstract forms […]

Eiffel Tower I

If you are into famous monuments and colorful designs then you will like this abstract cross stitch pattern. The colorful Eiffel Tower I cross stitch pattern is now available on my shop as a PDF pattern. This is suitable for beginners as for advanced cross stitchers. A little bit of history: Robert Delaunay, an artist […]

Endless Rhythm

This abstract cross stitch pattern is inspired on the “endless rhythm” painting from Robert Delaunay. He with his wife Sonia Delaunay co-founded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of strong colours and geometric shapes. The style was distinguished by faceted compositions, vibrant color and contemporary subject. “Endless Rhythm was named by Sonia Delaunay […]

Abstract art as cross stitch

ArenĀ“t you bored of the typical cross stitch designs? Have you ever thought how abstract art might look as cross stitch? I do not see much of a difference between modern and traditional cross stitch designs. I always see the same things: flowers, plants, animals, letters, sayings, etc. Modern cross stitch is very colorful but […]