Note from the designer - "Rhode Island samplers were among the first American schoolgirl embroideries to be recognized by serious collectors and textile scholars as a distinctive group with extraordinary visual appeal.The Sheffield sampler is delicately worked with an unusually pleasing combinat... Read more
A collection of 3 designs sharing a similar schoolgirl theme. Alice Garner was stitched on 40 ct. Confederate Grey, Clara Beacher was stitched on 40 ct. Legacy or any cream linen, and Edith Greyson was stitched on 40 ct. Aztec Red.
The finished size of the needlebook when stitched on the recommended faberic count is approximately 3 3/4" square. The fob design ares is 1 3/4" square when stitched over one. Fabric: 30 Count, 18th Century Brown Linen from R&R Reproductions. Stitch Count: 55W x 55H. Uses DMC floss.
Welcome to the Counting House -- where you can count perfect white sheep till you fall peacefully asleep. Model stitched on 32 Ct. Smokey Pearl linen with Crescent Colours (Khaki Mocha, Roasted Chestnut), Weeks Dye Works (Molasses, Collards) and DMC floss. Stitch Count: 135W x 81H.
"Fresh from the vine - watermelon." Model stitched on 28 count Vintage Examplar Linen with DMC floss, Mill Hill Beads (02014), and Just Another Button Company (1106.s). The stitch count is 86W x 86H. Shown in a frame from Family Tree - Plain Jane, Fleamarket, Blackbird finish, 7"x7".
Cross stitch pattern from Lizzie Kate featuring lessons for every letter in the alphabet. "Accept differences, Be kind and Count your blessings, Dream, Express thanks, Forgive, Give freely, Harm no one, Inspire hope, Judge not, Keep confidences, Love truly, Master something, Nurture friendships,... Read more
From Diane Jourdan, a traditional Quaker sampler stitched on 34 Ct. Cream Devonshire linen with Vikki Clayton Hand Dyed Fibers (45 yds of Rouge) or DMC (listed in the box), or Au Ver a Soie (946). Stitch Count: 196W x 247H.