Happy Spring Every Bunny!

By  Gail Bussi 

Stitch this smiling bunny greeting to welcome your guests with a wish for a Happy Spring!

  • Happy Spring Every Bunny!
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  • 32-count Antique White Jobelan
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Decorative fabric of choice
  • Foam board
  • Craft batting
  • Cream cording


  • Needle and dental floss
  • Beacon Adhesive Fabri-Tac Permanent Adhesive

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler

Stitch Types

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

Pattern - Happy Spring Every Bunny!

  • Size/Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size: 2-5/8"x7-1/4"; Stitch count: 42 w x 114 h
  • Happy Spring
  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. Trim stitched project to 6-5/8"x11-1/4".
  • 3. Backstitch with 1 strand DMC 869 Hazelnut Brown, Vy. Dk all bunny and chick details, butterflies, balloon, and flower stamens. Backstitich flower stem using 1 strand DMC 3815 Celadon Green, DK. Stitch French Knots with 1 strand (wrapped two times) DMC 869 Hazelnut Brown, Vy. Dk for bunny eyes, chick eyes, and flower stamen tips.
  • 4. Cut batting to measure 4-5/8"x9-1/4" and foam board to 4-5/8"x9-1/4". Adhere batting to foam board. Center stitched project over batting; turn over.
  • 5. Use needle and dental floss to zig-zag stitch opposite edges together at back of foam board to secure.
  • 6. Cut 29" length from cording; adhere to edge of stitched project. Cut 4-5/8"x8-1/4" rectangle from decorative fabric; adhere to back of foam core.
  • Tip
  • 1. To create a door hanger, adhere ends of 8" cording length to top back corners of project.