Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Liberty from Weeks Dye Works using DMC floss, Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or all DMC 732, 972, 3760, 721, 3826, 310, white, 208, 648, 310). Romy's Creations and Colour & Cotton thread equivalents included. Stitch Count: 180H x 60W. Design Size: 11 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Sterling using DMC floss, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC 01, 310, 321, 400, 742, 3847, 3799, white, 367, 3053, 168, 745, 502, 815, 3782). Specialty Stitches Used: Double Leviathan and French Knots. Finishing: Whale Tail wool, Sea Pickle ribbon and Chianti mini pom trims from Lady Dots Creates. Stitch Count: 215 x 55. Design Size: 13.4" x 3.44"
Model stitched over two threads on 36 Ct Nantucket Brew Linen by R&R Reproductions using Classic Colorworks and Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 712, 3733, 927, 816, 3787). Stitch Count: 39x56. Design Size: 3" x 4" Comes with red beads.
Model stitched on 30 count Mocha Linen by Weeks Dye Works with DMC floss, Weeks Dye Works, DMC and Gentle Arts Sampler Threads . The stitch count is 53W x 53H.
(DMC alternates are 3345 987 434 ecru 3712 744 931 321 3752)
This meaningful and beautiful Christmas Treasures Collection of Ornaments was inspired by an old German tradition that suggests that a couple's Christmas tree needs twelve specific ornaments for happiness in their life's journey together. The Christmas tree of a married couple can include these twelve ornaments to ensure a peaceful and fruitful marriage and family. This Bride's Tree Box with twelve matching Bride's Tree Ornaments can be joyously displayed by anyone who loves family and their home!! Each motif symbolizes the following meanings
Angel - God's Guidance in the Home
Rose - Beauty, Affection and Faithfulness in the Marriage
Rabbit - Hope and Faith and Peace with Nature
Teapot - Hospitality
Pine Cone - Motherhood and Fruitfulness and Eternity
St. Nicholas or Santa - Unselfishness and Goodwill and Sharing
House Family Shelter and Protection
Fruit Basket Generosity and Giving of Plenty
Bird - Happiness and Joy and the Holy Spirit
Flower Basket - Good Wishes and Beauty in the home
Heart - True Love and Love in the Home
Fish - Christ's Blessing as well as Fertility
Models stitched on 28ct. Taupe Cashel Linen. "Box Top" stitch count: 96w x 74h. Approximate stitch count for each ornament: 18w x 24h.
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Water Lily Linen using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 420, 0331, 309, white, 3363, 434). Specialty Stitch Used: French Knot. Stitch Count: 103W x 103H. Design Size: 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"
Model stitched on 30 count Aztec Red Hand-dyed Linen with Weeks Dye Works (Whitewash). The stitch count of "Merry Christmas" is 98W x 88H. Design Size: 7" x 6" The stitch count of "Christmas Reindeer" is 78W x 78H. Design Size: 6" x 6"
Model stitched on 28 count Country French Cafe Mocha Linen with DMC floss and Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. The stitch count is 69W x 69H.
(DMC alternates are 898 221 321 434 3712 935 b5200 580 3811 310)
Model stitched on 28 count New Khaki Lugana (or similar) with DMC floss, Weeks Dye Works, Rainbow Gallery Whisper, and Gentle Arts Sampler Threads. The stitch count is 81W x 80H. (DMC alternates are 367 500 321 989 3712 712 3811 310 434 758 3712)
If stitching a full size traditional sampler seems too daunting, try stitching these 12 tiny wreaths instead. These adorable and charming little samplers fit the seasons and each month of the year and look fabulous as a grouping consisting of all twelve or stitch one at a time as birthday gifts, cards, bookmarks or in small frames for that special friend.
Stitch count 161w X 116h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 11-1/2" X 8-1/2". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida Fabric.