"A. Shields 1824" - stitched on 30 Ct. Creek Bed Brown linen with Gentle Art Sampler Threads (Banker's Grey, Brandy, Endive, Fragrant Cloves, Old Brick, Pebble, Raspberry Frost, Rose Garden, Toffee) and Weeks Dye Works (Charcoal). Stitch Count: 110x163. "H. Shields 1823" stitched on 30 Ct. Creek Bed Brown Linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Banker's Grey, Brandy, Endive, Fragrant Cloves, Pebble, Rose Garden, Straw Bonnet, Toffee) and Weeks Dye Works (Charcoal). Stitch Count: 113x149. "At First Cock's Crow" stitched on 30 Ct. 18th Century Brown linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Caramel Corn, Endive, Fragrant Cloves-2, Garden Gate-2, Gingersnap, Heirloom Gold, Onyx-2, Pecan Pie, Pumpkin Pie). Stitch Count: 133x155. "Peace and Plenty" stitched on 30 Ct. Sheep's Straw linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Antique Rose-2, Brandy, Endive, Heirloom Gold, Linen, Old Hickory-2, Old Red Paint, Piney Woods, Tarnished Gold, Toffee, Woodrose). Stitch Count: 139x193. "Witch No More" stitched on 30 Ct. Abcedarian Blend linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Acron, Apple Cider, Dungarees, Gold Leaf, Grape Arbor, Harvest Basket, Heirloom Gold, Maple Syrup, Mustard Seed, Old Hickory, Old Purple Paint, Pumpkin Pie, Toffee, Walnut, Weathered Barn, Wheatfields, Woodtrail) and Weeks Dye Works (Charcoal). Stitch Count: 173x94. DMC conversions 926 3045 3021 3011 921 3776 760 928 927 3861 3803 420 3770 422 3787 3021 975 869 310 3031 869 3826 950 611 632 3857 936 730 407 3857 938 420 3371 3021 931 782 315 612 840 833 611 779 3802 729 535 3781.
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from United States on 11/16/2020 - Great designs as usual I love the mix of historical and creative designs that Blackbird Designs always incorporates into their publications. They are all well worth the investment in time and money.
from United States on 10/15/2019 - Love this Book! I love this book and all the designs it it. Love the purple house and the fall sampler especially. The Xmas piece is gorgeous too. You really get your money's worth with this book of patterns. Very happy I have it now. 123Stitch is the best...quick shipping and always friendly and helpful.
from United States on 10/16/2018 - Sisters, BBD Beautiful patterns
from United States on 09/08/2018 - Hard to find Blackbird Designs booklet So glad yall had this booklet! Quick shipping too.
from United States on 02/20/2015 - AWESOME Wonderful designs inside-- a real treat for anybody liking Blackbird Designs as much as I do.
from United States on 10/19/2013 - linen great linen
Model stitched over two on 36 Ct Stars Hollow Blend by R&R Reproductions using Classic Colorworks, Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Art threads. Stitch count 150x81. (DMC alternates are 839 680 730 822 840 844 919 950 3013 3021 3830 646)
Model stitched on two different fabrics. One is 36 Ct. Cornsilk by Weeks Dye Works and the other on 36 Ct. Straw by Weeks Dye Works. Stitched using Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch count for left side is 37x98 & for Right side is 34x97.
Chart pack contains all 26 letters, the border, and an optional "R" block. The model was stitched over two threads on 32 Ct. Dark Capucinno Linen from R&R Reproductions with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 235x293. Design Size: 15" x 19"
Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Straw linen using Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC 3863, 3033, 3031, 221, 642, 3021, 3011, 611). Stitch Count: 141W x 139H. Design Size: 8.81" x 8.68"
"Sisters down through history joined hand to hand in line. It is the love of needles, silken threads and linen fine that binds us all together with threads through time." Model stitched over 2 threads with 32 Ct. Pearled Barley with Au Ver a Soie silk and Gloriana silk thread (Elizabethan Green, Summer Foliage). Also required, but not listed above #621, 1813, 4511 and 4616 from Au Ver a Soie. Stitch Count: 191x221. Design Size: 12" x 14"
"They laughed a little louder, they cried a little softer, they lived a little stronger because they stood together. Sisters." Model stitched over 1 thread on 40 Ct. silk gauze (or fabric of your choice) with Weeks Dye Works floss and DMC floss. If stitching on silk gauze, also need 10 yards of Weeks Linen.
"In Friendship let's join thine interest with mine." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Patriot's Brew linen with Classic Colorworks floss, Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss (or all DMC floss 503, 535, 642, 822, 950, 3011, 3021, 3371, 3830, 758). Stitch Count: 62W x 169H.
Sisters are so special - they're always there for you and love you no matter what! Let you sister know how much she means to you with this lovely design that comes with seven silver charms. Model stitched on 28 Ct. Star Sapphire Jobelan with DMC floss (#503) and Needle Necessities (#178 - or DMC #340). Stitch Count: 113W x 41H.
"Down in a greened and shady bed, A modest bluebell grew. It's stalks was bent, it hung it's head. As if to hide from view. And yet it was a lovely flower. It's colors bright and fair. It might have graced a rosy bower. Instead of hiding here.
Model stitched on 28 Ct. Shale Cashel linen by Picture this Plus, using Weeks Dye Works. Stitch count 268x166.
"Sisters of mine yon' rope shall they twine 'round our necks til be gnarled and a squeezin Yet we have no fear four our justice draws near where they're going it won't be a freezin'." Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Vintage Palomino using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 3740, 310, 729, 919). Stitch Count: 182W x 191H. Design Size: 10" x 10.6"
"Sisters of mine a tree be our shrine tho' these treach'ries we've not committed. Our brethren have judged us, their mercies begrudged us, but God holds our souls as acquitted. Gallow's Hill, Salem Village." Model stitched on 36 Ct. Vintage Woodsmoke linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 642, 648, 730, 3371, 3787, 3826, 3857). Stitch Count: 161W x 282H.