Welcome to HobbyWare!
The source for high-quality cross-stitch design
software product is a design tool for creating
counted cross-stitch patterns. This software is the tool of choice for many hobbyist and professional
cross-stitch designers. It is compatible with
Whether you are wanting to
create a cross-stitch design from a
photograph or create a design for publication,
Pattern Maker provides the features you need.
Notice. No further major enhancements are
planned for Pattern Maker at this time. Only
limited maintenance releases may be considered in
the future with none guaranteed at this time.
4 is our latest major release of Pattern
Maker. We encourage users of previous versions
of Pattern Maker to see what's new. We're
confident you'll love the new features.
A recent Windows 8 update has triggered a problem
where the program will close when the File Open
dialog is selected for choosing a file to
open. We notice that the problem does not seem to
happen if the Pattern Maker window is not maximized to
fill the screen.
Please see this page for a preliminary update that fixes this problem.