Some free cross patterns are the Lacy Cross pattern from Petals to Picots, the Angel and Lace Heirloom cross by Wicket Stitch, and the Irish Cross from McCall's Quilting. Other patterns include the Ornate Fretwork Cross from Scrollsaw Woodworking and Crafts and the Wood Cross Intarsia Pattern from Freeintarsiapatterns.com.
The Lacy Cross pattern details how to crochet a cross bookmark from white cotton thread. Embellish it with a tassel or beads. Make the Angel and Lace Heirloom Cross with lightweight yarn and U.S. size 3 needles. Use smaller needles to reduce the size or the lace loops.
The Irish Cross quilt block is suitable for beginners and calls for light, medium and dark green fabric. It is assembled with fusible web, and there are no seam allowances included on the cross template. The free PDF pattern includes two templates and a guide to sewing the block.
Make the Ornate Fretwork Cross by using a scroll saw on hardwood. The free pattern is downloadable as a PDF. Using 40 pieces of wood, the Wood Cross Intarsia is relatively easy to make, and all the pieces are cut the same way. Print the 11-page free woodworking pattern, which includes a photo and drawing of the finished project.