Important Notice: Shipping times

The lockdowns and shutdowns across the world have made shipping time extremely long right now. If you have ordered a kit from this site or from my Etsy store, the shipping times are likely to be in the 5-7 week range.  I’m extremely sorry for this and that I didn’t know sooner how bad it has become.  Kits are no longer available until things return to normal.

  • Hand Embroidery

Welcome to The Floss Box!

So glad you stopped by!


The Floss Box is a dedicated to helping people learn and experience creative hand embroidery and cross stitch.

More than ever we need time to slow down, to work our hands, and feel the reward of accomplishment.

Needlework brings joy to our lives and is a great way to connect with other people.


Pick up your needles and get stitching!  Let’s have some fun creating.


Be sure to stop by the store, check the tutorials and visit the gallery!

The world is but a canvas to the imagination.

-Henry David Thoreau

The Floss Box Store

Cross Stitch Patterns

Biscornu Patterns

Embroidery Patterns


State Maps

Embroidery Kits


Summer of Stitching

Welcome to Summer of Stitching here at The Floss Box. It’s been a spring like no other, and the rest of the year will likely follow in suit. Lives have been turned over and changed in a short space of time, and the old “normal” may never return. I have been ill with the virus …

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