Thank My Stars


  • 11”x11” Sand Castle 28-count (Jobelan)
  • 6-strand Hand-dyed Floss (Weeks Dye Works)
  • Blending Filament (Kreinik Mfg. Co., Inc.)
  • Extra Large and Large Gold Stars (Just Another Button Co.)
  • Mill Hill Medium Star (12170) (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • Mill Hill Seed Bead (00252) (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • Mill Hill Matte Blue Frame (GBFRM2) (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: >1 strand
  • Cross-stitch: >2 strands

Basic Supplies

needle, scissors



  • Stitch design centered on fabric over two thread. Sew gold Extra Large star and two large stars over cross-stitched stars as seen in picture. Embellish Extra Large star with Mill Hill Medium Star #12170, Light Sapphire Bright. Attach Mill Hill star with one Mill Hill Glass Seed Bead #00252, Iris, using one strand Weeks #4117, Father’s Day, sewn through one hole of the large star button.
by Janis Lockhart for Cross-Point Designs


Thank My Stars
Thank My Stars