Mary and Joseph with Baby Jesus

stitch count: 31 w x 60 h; approx. finished size: 2-1/8” w x 4-1/4” h; Note: Outline of stitching area for petite cross-stitch. DO NOT STITCH


  • 9”x11” Sandcastle 28-count Hand-dyed Jobelan (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)
  • 6-strand Light Effects Floss (DMC)
  • Joseph & Mary (DMC 3781) Mocha Brown, DK.
  • Baby Jesus (DMC 612) Drab Brown, Lt.

Stitch Types

Backstitch : 1 strand unless other indicated in key
Cross-stitch : 3 strands
Petite Cross-stitch : 1 strand

Basic Supplies

needle, scissors


  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. Stitch faces using Petite Cross-stitches.

by Julia Lucas

Pattern - Mary and Joseph with Baby Jesus

Pattern - Faces


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