Cross-Stitch Kitty Napkin

By  Lois Winston 

A kitty in a teacup? What a charming idea! Cross-stitch this simple and quick design onto a napkin to add a little something special to your next tea with friends.

  • Cross-stitch Kitty Napkin
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  • Ivory 14-count Aida cloth napkin
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery floss


  • Tapestry needle, #24

Basic Supplies

  • scissors

Stitch Types

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

Pattern - Cross-stitch Kitty Napkin

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size is 2"x2"; Stitch Count 29 w x 28 h
  • Napkin
  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Count up 10 stitches diagonally from one corner of napkin. Use two strands of floss to stitch design on chart.
  • 3. Backstitch stems on cup with one strand 3345. Work all other backstitch and French knots with one strand 310.