Did Someone Say Free? Cross Stitch Patterns from A to Z

Free Printable Cross Stitch Sayings and Samplers

There are so many samplers and sayings from around the internet that are free! Check out a few examples below. Remember to be respectful of the creator's copyright rules. 

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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free Blackboard sampler to celebrate Back-to-School or as a gift for your favorite teacher. It would also make a great magnet motif for hanging your kid's work on the fridge.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick

    Stitch the cheery free Butterfly Blessing to display in a child's room or elsewhere in your home.

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    Stitch this free In All Things Give Thanks pattern for your Thanksgiving decorations or as a personal statement of faith.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free Gratitude saying pattern for a Thanksgiving decoration or an everyday reminder of the sentiment.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free In All Things Give Thanks pattern for your Thanksgiving decorations or as a personal statement of faith.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    This quote has been attributed to many sources, one of them Eleanor Roosevelt.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free Art Saying Chart with a quote from Picasso for an artistic or creative friend or family member. You could also make it to keep for yourself, of course.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick

    This bands in the free Read My Tea Leaves Cross Stitch pattern were inspired by the Tea Leaf Quilt Block pattern. As I wrote this poem, I imagined a young girl sitting in the kitchen asking her grandmother or old aunt to read her tea leaves and tell her fortune, hoping for a good one.

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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free cross stitch pattern for a sentimental small framed design or card.
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    Stitch this free saying from Shakespeare's The Tempest Cross Stitch pattern for a literary friend.
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    Stitch this free saying from Shakespeare's The Tempest Cross Stitch pattern for a literary friend.
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    Stitch this free Spring Follows Winter Cross Stitch saying for a gift or to decorate your home.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free cross stitch pattern for a sentimental small framed design or card.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Stitch this free There's No Place Like Home saying for a pillow or framed design to decorate your home or add the design to a comfort blanket or quilt for you child to take to daycare.
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    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    Design © Connie G. Barwick
    This free Welcome Friends Saying Cross Stitch pattern was designed using the letters from the free Alphabet Block sampler. The Welcome Friends Saying may be stitched individually or in conjunction with the Alphabet Block sampler for a larger project.

Cross stitch sampler and sayings are a perfect way to not only create an heirloom but to also express exactly how you are feeling. From love to sassy, samplers say it best. Create a one of a kind message for yourself or your love one.