Springy Elf Ornament

size: 3-3/4"x4"; stitch count: 53 w x 56 h


  • Wichelt Imports 28-count Antique Ivory Jobelan (429120)
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Wichelt Imports Petite Present Button (86346)

Stitch Types

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

Basic Supplies



  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads.
  • 2. Backstitch design with one strand floss. (Note: Backstitch horizontal lines on elf’s hat and spring arms with two strands floss.)
  • 3. Finish design as ornament or as desired. Attach button referring to photo for placement.

by Jennifer Rodriguez for Always Time to Stitch

Pattern - Springy Elf Ornament


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