Making a cross stitch pattern from a photo is easy and free!

Just follow these 3 easy steps in the form below:

1. Select the image from your computer

2. Select how big you want the pattern to be and how many thread colors you want to use

3. Click 'Submit'. Your pattern will be ready in a few seconds.

Either use the form below, or go to the advanced form for more options.

Tip: removing the background typically produces much better looking patterns.
See our tips page for additional suggestions for making better patterns.

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: Other (selected based Aida cloth count and pattern size)
Problems submitting? Picture nothing happen when you click the button? Do these steps:
  1. Make sure that the image you selected is < 1 Mb in size, and that you give the browser long enough to upload it if you're on a slow internet connection.
  2. Make sure you have javascript enabled
  3. Try restarting your browser
  4. Try using the no-frills upload form