"Jesus permit thy gracious Name to stand As the first efforts of a female hand And her fingers on the canvas move Engage her tender heart to seek thy love With thy dear children may she have apart And write thy name thyself upon her heart"
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Vintage Sand... Read more
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Beautiful Beige Linen using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss white, 3031, 869, 3363, 3825, 754, 3328, 744, 369,598). Stitch Count: 45W x 125H. Design Size: 2 3/4" x 7 3/4". Frame from Family Tree Frame Company 4" x 9" June in Fleamarket Icing.
"Adorn they heart, adorn they mind with knowledge of the purest kind."
The model was stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Summer Khaki with Gentle Art Sampler threads and Weeks Dye Works floss. DMC conversions are provided. Stitch Count: 111W x 349H. Finished size: 7" x 21.8". <... Read more
Reprint of a previously discontinued pattern. "March brings breezes loud and shrill to stir the dancing Daffodil." Stitch Count: 90x145. "March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb." Stitch Count: 90x73. Both models stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Lambswool linen with DMC floss.
Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Straw linen using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 3687, 3859, 3031, 3803, 935, 842, 839, 921, 356, 312, ecru, 926/927). Also required, but not listed above Tartain Plaid from Classic Colorworks. Specialty Stitches Used: Algerian Eyelet, and Continental Stitch. Stitch Count: 194W x 93H. Design Size: 10.8" x 5.2"
Model stitched on 36 Ct. Legacy Linen with Weeks Dye Works floss, Gentle Art Sampler threads, and Classic Colorworks floss. Stitch count: 61W x 59H. Design Size: 4" x 4" Shown finished in a sewing box/pincushion by Lone Elm Lane. Finishing instructions included. Color chart.
"When wealth to virtuous hands is given it blesses like the Jews of Heav'n. Like Heav'n it hears the orphan's cries and wipes the tears from widow's eyes. Jane Southward wrought this in the eleventh year of her age. A.D. 1846".
Model stitched over 2 threads on 40 Ct. Cocoa linen with... Read more
Model stitched on 40 Ct. Vintage Exemplar using Au Ver a Soie, Gloriana Silk, Needlepoint Silks, and Silk N Colors by The Thread Gatherer (or all DMC 3817, 676, 780, 739, 3011, 830, 3828, 370, 437, 822, 3363, 3012, 895, 3371 939, 434, 433, 613). Also required, but not listed above Au Ver a Soie #4234, Needlepoint Silks #373 and Gloriana Silks Creme de la Creme. Stitch count is 286W x 496H.
This design by From the Heart features 3 patterns with a variety of floral geometric shapes, the alphabet and a sample of numbers. The main larger design features these decorations surrounding the text "Elizabeth Penn Pitkin May 16, 1836".
The main model is stitched on 40ct Summer K... Read more
Model stitched over two on 28 Ct. Vintage Sand Dune from Lakeside Linen using DMC floss. Specialty Stitches Used: Algerian Eyelets and Four Sided Stitch. Stitch Count: 200W x 212H. Design Size: 14.29" x 15.14"
Note from the designer - "There is so much going on in this fascinating English sampler that it's hard to know where to begin looking. Apart from the somewhat conventional Adam and Eve at the top center, adorable flying cherubs flank them and the apple tree, bearing gold rings and sprays of flow... Read more
Model stitched on 28 Ct. Jobelan or Linen (Antique White, Cameo Peach, or Ivory) with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 110W x 110H. Design Size: 8" x 8"
Design has no half or quarter stitches and no backstitching.
Model was stitched on Marbled Khaki from xJuDesigns using Au Ver a Soie 100.3 thread, but you may use whatever count fabric you are most comfortable with! The quantities of 100.3 given will work with 2 strands on 28 count linen, or 1 strand on 46 count linen. Stitch Count: 76W x 193H