Please Be Yourself embroidery by Pretty Strange Design

  • 6-page downloadable digital PDF instructions with optional stick-and stitch pattern
  • Kona solid cotton fabric, precut to 9 in./22.9 cm square
  • Size 5 crewel needle
  • 7 skeins of DMC floss: D3821 (Diamant light gold), 554, 666, 957, 972, 3818, 3846
  • Optional: 1 sheet of white transfer paper
  • Optional: double-ended ballpoint tracing stylus
  • Optional: FSC-certified beechwood embroidery hoop, 5 in. diameter
  • Optional: needle threader
  • Optional: embroidery scissors


A positive and oh so colorful affirmation to adorn your favorite space. This design is scaled for a 5” embroidery hoop but can be scaled up or down to fit your project needs. All Pretty Strange patterns are designed to make sense in a variety of contexts, from wall art to clothing to tote bags. Pretty Strange patterns are a great way to add new life to old clothing items, or vintage and second hand fabrics you have on hand.