Pearly Stitch is an elderly female Earth pony with a very pale blue coat, pink mane and tail, blue eyes with dark blue pupils, and a cutie mark of a ball of purple yarn. She is unnamed in the show, credited only as "Elderly Pony" in Made in Manehattan and as "Older Pony" in Discordant Harmony, but she is named in merchandise.
Pearly Stitch shares her body type, coat and sometimes eye colors, and cutie mark with
, her body type and iris and sometimes pupil color with
S05E06 Unnamed Earth Mare #18
, and her body type and sometimes pupil color with
S07E10 Unnamed Earth Mare #4
S08E19 Unnamed Pegasus Stallion #1
, and elderly
S04E20 Unnamed Pegasus Mare #3
Depiction in the series
Pearly Stitch first appears in the season two episode
The Mysterious Mare Do Well
standing with other elderly ponies on a balcony. When the balcony breaks and falls, Pearly Stitch and the other elders are saved by
In season four, Pearly Stitch briefly appears in
Simple Ways when Trenderhoof visits the town. In Leap of Faith, she attends Flim and Flam's demonstration of their miracle curative tonic. She also appears at the Rainbow Falls Traders Exchange in Trade Ya! and in the Crystal Empire stadium in Equestria Games.
In season five, Pearly Stitch appears in
Manehattan in Made in Manehattan. She watches the play that Coco Pommel and the Method Mares put on and has a brief speaking role.
In season six, she appears in Manehattan again where she notices
Pinkie's party cannon going off from the confined space in The Gift of the Maud Pie.
In season seven, Pearly Stitch appears in
Discordant Harmony with a speaking role. In The Perfect Pear, Pearly Stitch appears as a young mare in multiple flashbacks. In Fame and Misfortune, she appears as part of the mob, saying that she thinks Twilight Sparkle was better before she became a princess. In Once Upon a Zeppelin, she is one of multiple ponies photographing Twilight Velvet and Night Light.
Depiction in Equestria Girls
In the half-hour special
, Pearly Stitch's human counterpart briefly appears with Mirror Magic Geri at the Canterlot Mall movie theater.
She has another cameo in the
Summertime shorts Shake Things Up! and Coinky-Dink World.
Pearly Stitch appears on
pages 17-19. In My Little Pony: Friends Forever Issue #27 , she accidentally starts a fire at the Ponyville Retirement Village while trying to make a My Little Pony: Ponyville Mysteries Issue #3 Filly Guides sum'yum.
collectible card game
, Pearly Stitch is named on card α #73 C, which lists the quote "I'm going to knit you a sweater, by gum, and I ain't budgin' until it's finished."
" Oh, you're such a dear, thank you! This is so nice. Haven't seen the neighborhood this friendly since Charity moved away!"
— Made in Manehattan
" I'm sorry, dearie. Were you talking to me?"
— Discordant Harmony
" Me? Uh, I thought you were talking to..."
— Discordant Harmony
" Twilight was better before she got wings!"
— Fame and Misfortune
" I'm going to knit you a sweater, by gum, and I ain't budgin' until it's finished."
— Enterplay collectible card game card α #73 C of Pearly Stitch
Pearly Stitch image gallery