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Five Free Stitch Fonts

written by: S.A. Coggins•edited by: Daniel P. McGoldrick•updated: 10/1/2009

Love the look of faux stitching? If you're trying to create a stitched effect on your desktop publishing project, here are five free stitch fonts that you can download right now. There are cross-stitch and running stitch fonts available.

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    Five Fabulous Free Stitch Fonts

    Whether you're looking for a faux stitching effect font for a scrapbooking layout, a newsletter, or a logo design, you can find some good free fonts for your project. To start you off, here are five free stitch fonts that you can download for free today. They are: Home Sweet Home True Type Font, Kingthings XStitch Font, Starry Stitch Font, Stash of Dashes Font, and Stitch and Bitch Font. Read on for previews, brief descriptions, and download links.

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    Home Sweet Home True Type Font

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    One of the attractions of stitched font effects is its country-style look. With Home Sweet Home True Type Font, you can get the country-style, cross-stitched effect that might suit your project. It is designed by Larabie Fonts and is available as an all-caps and numerical font, with some symbols. You can download this free stitch font from My Fonts or from Web Font List.

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    Kingthings XStitch Font

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    For another beautiful cross-stitch effect, you can also check the Kingthings XStitch Font. Perfect for some elegant faux stitching effects on your desktop publishing projects. It comes in both uppercase and lowercase letters, as well as numbers and some symbols. It's free to download at Font Space.

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    Starry Stitch Font

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    For a different take on a faux stitching effects, you can check out Starry Stitch Font, which is a star stitching font. Designed by Nil von Blanc, it is available in uppercase and lowercase letters, as well as numbers and several symbols. It's available for free download at DaFont.

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    Stash of Dashes Font

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    Now, if you're a looking for a running-stitch type of font, then the Stash of Dashes Font might just be the right one for your project. Make sure to search for the name of the font if you can't find it on this page at Acid Fonts. It is primarily a font that is available in all caps.

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    Stitch and Bitch Font

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    If what you're seeking is an outline version of a running stitch, then the Stitch and Bitch Font is a good option. It has uppercase and lowercase letters available. Go download it for free from TypeNow.

Free Artistic and Craftsy Fonts

These are free fonts that have an artistic or craftsy flair. If you need this type of font for your desktop publishing project, then check out some of the best ones that we feature in this series.
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