We’re having so much fun bookmarking these 26 Cross Stitch Bookmark Patterns that are mix of traditional, fanciful, funny and sarcastic designs. Make one for yourself to use, and give one as a gift!
Are books your life? Do you dive into a new adventure every time you turn the page? Why not cross-stitch a bookmark to save your place for when you just have to put that book down.
Because this cross stitch bookmarks are quick and easy, you can make them for friends and family, mail them along with cards, or tuck them inside a book you’re giving.
Read on for free Cross Stitch Bookmark Patterns that will delight, captivate, and preserve your reading progress!
1. Cross Stitch Bookmark Pattern by Rogue Stitchery
This bookmark is perfect for all bookworms out there! The finished design can also be framed for mounting on the wall or sitting on a bookshelf. This 2-page pattern includes a full-color photo of the stitched bookmark in the cover side and contains the black-and-white pattern with symbols, a color legend with the DMC colors/numbers and symbols, and instructions in the back side.
2. Harry Potter Inspired Cross Stitch Bookmark Pattern by Beetle With A Needle
If you have the love for all things Harry Potter, this pattern is a must-try! This pattern includes an introduction of a color photo of the finished product with some pointers for beginners, color pattern with symbols and a list of DMC thread colors, and a detailed set of instructions for finishing your work.
Boost your reading with this wonderful bookmark of vibrant colors!
6. Celtic Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Cross Stitch Bonanza
This cross stitch bookmark patterns includes charts/patterns for 10 colorful designs of Celtic bookmarks. The designs are different sizes; however, the models have been made in such a way that they all have the same width 5 cm and the length 20.5 cm (including the pointed part).
7. Parrots Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Fuzzy Fox Designs
This pattern is designed for competent beginner/intermediate cross-stitchers and includes whole stitches only, minimal backstitch and 4 French knots. With this design, you’ll create a cute bookmark that will always make you smile!
9. Ice Cream Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Povitrulya Handmade
Why not combine your love for books and ice cream into an Ice Cream bookmark? All it takes to make this colorful bookmark is a small piece of 16 count Aida cloth, 10 x 20 cm in size, and leftover threads from kits that have already been embroidered. Stitch whatever flavor you want!
10. Almond Blossom Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Lara Makes
You can make these cheery bookmarks in anticipation of waiting for the almond blossoms. You will picture yourself snuggled up reading a good book, a hot coffee in hand, and using these bookmarks to make life just a little less gloomy.
14. Cactus Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Povitrulya Handmade
The cactus symbolizes lust and sexual attraction between two people, the power and loneliness of the desert, enduring all things, no matter how painful or difficult. This Cactus Bookmark will be the perfect gift for someone you love.
This pattern is very clear and easy to read and the instructions included are very helpful for beginners.
15. Abstract Bookmarks Cross Stitch Pattern by Better Cross Stitch
You will have 3 abstract cross stitch bookmark patterns in this download. Designed for a bookmark, this design is easy to stitch and perfect for beginners. This pattern makes a great accompaniment to books and planners.
The vibrant colors of these bookmarks will brighten up your reading.
16. Would You Like To Save Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Stitch Bucket
This cross stitch pattern uses 9 colors, has a stitch count of 1012, and dimensions of 31 x 80 stitches. This pattern is a fun play on an everyday computer command. Beginner stitchers will love this pattern because of simple lines and easy lettering.
17. Iris Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Better Cross Stitch
This Iris Bookmark pattern celebrates one of the longest blooming and easiest flowers to grow. Plant irises and they come up year after year, early in the season, ready to display their exquisite beauty.
Precut bookmarks can also be adapted to stitch this Iris Bookmark pattern. The process of stitching is really pleasant and the result is astonishing!
18. Bookcase Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Rogue Stitchery
This 2-page pattern is for printing only. The cover side includes a full-color photo of the stitched bookmark. The backside contains the black-and-white pattern with symbols, a color legend with the DMC colors/numbers and symbols, and instructions.
The instructions include how to make the bookmark. The finished design can also be framed for mounting on the wall or sitting on a bookshelf.
19. Floral Bookmarks Cross Stitch Pattern by Easy Stitch Pattern
This cross stitch bookmark patterns is for these 3 bookmarks with beautiful and delicate flowers. They will look great not only as bookmarks but also as decorative borders on your table linen, napkins, pillow covers, Aida bands, etc.
Quick and easy to stitch. You can easily swap your threads too to suit your stitching needs.
21. Flowers Bookmarks Cross Stitch Pattern by Better Cross Stitch
This cross stitch bookmark patterns makes the perfect gift for a birthday, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day or a bridal shower. These patterns are for instant download so you can start working on your project right away.
A bookmark with floral embroidery can be a beautiful gift for Mom. Or for anyone who loves summer, nature and spending time in a garden.
22. Feather Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Anny Funny Xx
All it takes to make such a bookmark is a small piece of 14 counts Aida cloth and 4.72 x 23.59 cm in size. There are 5 colors. This cross stitch bookmark patterns includes a full-color and a black and white cross stitch pattern with symbols on several pages and DMC color floss legend.
23. Lion Bookmark Cross Stitch Pattern by Stomp Creations
This pattern contains a color picture, a useful information sheet, and a symbol chart with DMC legend. This is a cute modern cross stitch pattern with a lion theme. Make this bookmark for everyone you know who love lions!
24. Pineapple Cross Stitch Bookmark Pattern by Lucky Star Stitches
This is a cross stitch bookmark pattern featuring a summery patterned pineapple and flamingoes. There’s nothing like pineapple gifts to bring out a tropical cross stitch or Hawaii cross stitch decor and flavors around the house and this fruit cross stitch is an ideal way to gift a pineapple flamingo all-in-one!
Mark your spot with this colorful and unique pineapple embroidery from Lucky Star Stitches!
26. Galaxy Cross Stitch Bookmark Pattern by Lakeview Needlework
This cross stitch bookmark pattern also fits for needlepoint and bead embroidery. There’s a blue swirl on a black background surrounded by yellow stars. This is a perfect gift for lovers of a starry sky, space, and astronomy.
When done, it can fit into a 5×7 inch frame or be used as a bookmark.
We just know you’re going to love that new novel even more with these beautiful cross-stitch bookmarks.
They are a great way to save your place without hurting a book, plus they can make great handcrafted gifts for friends and family. Stitch several of them — they work up in no time — and you’ll always have extra handmade gifts for last-minute emergencies!
Happy stitching with these cross stitch bookmark patterns!