Seasonal Bird Series: Hummingbird

By  Pamela Kellogg  for  Charles Craft

stitched size: 6-7/8"x2-1/2"; stitch count: 111 w x 40 h

  • Hummingbird


  • White or Ecru Estate Towel with 16-count Aida Band (Charles Craft)
  • 6-strand embroidery floss in colors listed on key


  • Tapestry needle, #24 (DMC)

Stitch Types

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

Pattern - Seasonal Bird Series - Hummingbird

  • 1. To find center of vinyl-weave, fold in half and in half again opposite way. Mark center with contrasting thread.
  • 2. Use two strands of floss to cross stitch, and one strand to back stitch and make French knots.