For all the wonderful things Mom does for you, surprise her on Mother's Day with this cross-stitched heartfelt blessing of love.


  • Zweigart Cream 28-count Cashel Linen, 14”x12”
  • DMC Six-strand Embroidery Floss

Stitch Types

Backstitch : 1 strand
Cross-stitch : 2 strands
French Knot : 1 strand wrapped two times

Basic Supplies

needle, scissors


  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size: 7-3/8” w x 6” h; stitch count: 104 w x 85 h;
  • Mother
  • 1. Print cross-stitch charts and key.
  • 2. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. Bird must be stitched over one thread using the picture for placement.
  • 3. Frame as desired.

by Margaret G. Kohl

Pattern - Mother

Pattern - Bird Placement


Print Project