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Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch

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(10) Name: 'Embroidery : Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch
Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch
Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch
Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch
Tetris (retro arcade game) x-stitch

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cross-Stitch

Pattern Description:

Tetris - Counted Cross Stitch Pattern (X-Stitch PDF)

This cross stitch pattern was personally and lovingly designed by me! This listing includes two patterns: a colorful modernized version, and a classic retro brown-scale version. Be sure to check out both versions in the images above. They are both very simple to stitch. Note that you could easily change the score numbers to be anything you want. I made sure that each number 0-9 is represented in the pattern so that you have options.

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Your downloaded pattern will include 4 versions of the same pattern. You will have the brown-scale version, the colorful version, or both. You will also have a 'large print' option. The large print format will use up more printer paper and ink, so it is only recommended for people with poor eyesight or who typically wear reading glasses. The files will be in PDF format. You probably already have an appropriate PDF reader program. But, if the file doesn't open, you can download Adobe Acrobat Reader for free here: Mac users will view the file with Preview.

-Difficulty Level: Easy. Good for somebody's 2nd or 3rd project.
-Does the Pattern Include Back-stitch?: No.
-Does the Pattern Include Half Stitches or Other Specialty Stitches?: No.
-Number of DMC colors: Brown-scale version: 5; Colorful version: 18.
-Total number of DMC skeins needed (approximate): Brown-scale version: 5; Colorful version: 18.
-Number of Stitches: 17,892 (142 stitches wide by 126 stitches tall)
-Pattern pages should be printed on 8 1/2 x 11 paper.

A PDF computer file containing the pattern.
The pattern will include (1) a color image of the completed project, (2) the pattern, and (3) a legend and list of the colors and lengths of the DMC embroidery floss you will need to purchase.

Instructions on how to cross-stitch, embroidery floss, cross-stitch fabric or Aida cloth, cross-stitch needles, or a physical print-out of the pattern. This is not a kit or finished piece.

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Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This pattern can be used with any size fabric. Remember to purchase enough fabric to allow at least a couple inches margin on the edges.
  • For 16 stitches per inch fabric, the finished project will measure: 8.9 inches (22.5 cm) wide by 7.9 inches (20 cm) tall
  • For 14 stitches per inch fabric, the finished project will measure: 10.1 inches (25.8 cm) wide by 9 inches (22.9 cm) tall
  • For 12 stitches per inch fabric, the finished project will measure: 11.8 inches (30.1 cm) wide by 10.5 inches (26.7 cm) tall
  • For 10 stitches per inch fabric, the finished project will measure: 14.2 inches (36.1 cm) wide by 12.6 inches (32 cm) tall


  • DMC embroidery floss indicated on the pattern
  • Cross-stitch fabric (even-weave) OR Aida cloth of your choice
  • Cross-stitch needle
  • The embroidery floss length estimates given on the pattern assumes that you are making 14 stitches per inch. If your stitches are smaller, you'll need less floss; if your stitches are larger, you will need more floss.

You Will Also Need:

  • Access to a home printer or a Kinkos/Office store
  • Basic knowledge of how to cross-stitch
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