Cross-Stitched Pumpkin Towel

By  Lois Winston  for  Charles Craft

size: 16-1/2"x27"; stitch count: 193 w x 37 h


  • White Aberdeen Hand Towel with Aida band (Charles Craft)
  • 6-strand embroidery floss in colors listed on key (DMC)


  • Tapestry needle, #24 (DMC)

Pattern - Cross-stitched Pumpkin Towel

  • 1. To find center of fold Aida band of towel in half and in half again opposite way. Mark center with contrasting thread.
  • 2. Use two strands of floss to cross stitch design centered on towel, and one strand of Coffee Brown-Vy. Dk. (898) to backstitch stems.