Baby Lion Cross Stitch Pattern for Birth Announcement


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Even ferocious lions need their nap time every single day. Dedicate a just few hours of your life to make an adorable nursery decoration for a newborn baby boy or girl.

Whether you’re celebrating a birth announcement or a young child’s birthday, this is a gift that will undoubtedly be cherished by the happy parents and the tiny human alike. A finished needlework piece is no ordinary gift, and this adorable little lion represents determination and perseverance.

Gift this pattern stitched onto a baby bib or a small blanket, or frame it and mount it on the wall as a cute little sleep enhancer.

This pattern is part of our Four Sleeping Baby Animals collection.

Why You’ll Love This Pattern

This cross stitch chart is very easy to follow and finish. It can be completed in under 20 hours, and you will receive it in both colored, and black & white options. Making something truly outstanding in as little as 20 hours is a win-win!

By stitching this cute little sampler inspire a small human to be eccentric and elegant, fierce and mighty, brave and proud. And above all: to always respect nap time!

This design measures 32 sitches wide x 75 stitches high, resulting in a finished stitched area of:

  • 14 count aida: 2.3" x 5.4" | 5.8cm x 13.6cm
  • 16 count aida: 2.0" x 4.7" | 5.1cm x 11.9cm
  • 18 count aida: 1.8" x 4.2" | 4.5cm x 10.6cm
  • 20 count aida: 1.6" x 3.8" | 4.1cm x 9.5cm
Please note

This is a PDF pattern only, which means no floss, fabric or other materials are included in the listing. Because of the nature of this product (it being a digital download) no refunds or exchanges can be given after the pattern has been made available to you. Please read the product description carefully before you buy, and if you have any questions whatsoever, just send us an email through our contact form and we'll get back to you as quick as we possibly can.

What you will receive

Once the payment is processed, this pattern will be instantly available as a digital download under My Account -> Downloads section after you log into your user account. You will receive a PDF file that contains the following:

  • Image of the finished cross stitch pattern
  • Calculated design size depending on the fabric chosen
  • Pattern in color symbols (for viewing on tablet, smartphone or color print)
  • Pattern in black & white symbols (for black & white printers)
  • List of DMC thread colors with calculated thread length

If you don't have a PDF reader installed you can download it for free from Adobe's website:

Sleeping Animals - Baby Lion

Additional information


Birth Announcement, Birthday



Time to Stitch

5-20 Hours


Sleeping Baby Animals



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