Amaya Kokeshi


Amaya Kokeshi is a cross stitch pattern that celebrates the beauty & charm of traditional Japanese wooden dolls. Whether you stitch it for yourself or for someone special, Amaya Kokeshi will bring a touch of Japan to your home.



Amaya Kokeshi is a beautiful cross stitch pattern that features a traditional Japanese wooden doll holding an umbrella under a cherry blossom branch. The name Amaya means “night rain” in Japanese, which reflects the serene & peaceful mood of the scene. This pattern is ideal for intermediate to advanced cross stitchers. Stitch your own Amaya Kokeshi and bring a touch of Japan to your home.

Stitched area: 134 x 126 stitches (9⅝” x 9″ for Aida 14 count fabric)
Number of DMC thread colours: 17
Total number of stitches: 5,187

Please note this listing is for a PDF Pattern. You will receive a 13-page ePattern in PDF format that includes comprehensive instructions, stitching grids in both colour and black & white, and loads of photographs showing the completed pattern. PDF format allows you to print and reprint the instructions whenever you need. The pattern is written in English. Stitching templates are included for both A4 and Letter size paper to suit your home printer.

Please share your completed Amaya Kokeshi cross stitch pattern on Instagram using the hashtags #amayakokeshi or #aspoonfulofsugardesigns. I love to see what you are making using my patterns.

This product is a downloadable file only – no physical item is sent. The file will be immediately available for download once payment is confirmed.