Free Easy Cross, Pattern Maker, PCStitch Charts + Free Historic Old Pattern Books: 1877 Орнамент русской народной вышивки как историко-этнографический источник (Collected Velikorusskih & Malorossiyskih patterns for embroidery)
15 Times Cross-Stitch Was Actually Incredibly Cool
This is not your grandma's cross-stitch. These projects take the art form of stitching tiny X's with thread and turn it on its head. Giant painted cross-stitch wall murals, stitched sterling silver bangles, an embroidered Ikea stool—trust me, there's a lot more to this craft than alphabet samplers.