Cross-Stitch Father's Day Sampler

By  Lois Winston  for  The DMC Corp.

Any man can be a father, but it takes someone special to be called Dad. Stitch this piece for that amazing and special dad this Father's Day.

  • Cross-Stitch Father's Day Sampler


  • DMC 28-count (#3752) Very Lt. Antique Blue linen, 7”x9”
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • DMC Satin Floss


  • DMC #24 tapestry needle

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, measuring tape or ruler

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 1 strand

Pattern - Cross-stitch Father's Day Sampler

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Size: 5-1/2"x3-7/8"; stitch count: 79 w x 55 h
  • Sampler
  • 1. Using two strands floss or Satin Floss and working over two threads, cross-stitch design centered on linen.
  • 2. Backstitch tie with one strand 336 and shirt collar with one strand 310.
  • 3. Frame piece as desired.