Design and stitch your own portraits with our mix and match patterns!

Create beautiful, handmade gifts for your friends and family with our easy-to-modify cross-stitch patterns! Start with the DIY Stitch People, our book designed to get you designing and stitching in no time!

How Does It Work?

Start with the DIY Stitch People book, the comprehensive guide to designing and stitching characters! It has hundreds of different pattern elements to help you get the perfect look for your family and friends.

From there, we have additional patterns for things like occupations and hobbies, farm animals, armed forces, sports, backgrounds, and more!

Meet Lizzy

After learning to cross-stitch at age 8, Lizzy didn't pick up the hobby again until college when she needed a way to unwind.

Since then, she's designed several DIY books and started the cross-stitch family portrait trend!