Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Straw using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 310, 435, 732, 610, 613, 898, 400, 921, 433). Specialty stitches used: French Knots and Over One. Stitch count: 93W x 82H. Design Size: 4 5/8" x 4 1/8"
We always say "Love makes a house a home" and this charming Bless Our Home Sampler by designer Barbara Baatz Hillman is filled "chock a block" with adorable little houses of every size and style. The variety of homes illustrated include a tee pee, lighthouse, castle and log cabin. There is something for everyone in this inviting and detailed sampler. These little motifs can be used separately on small projects or all together in one fabulous sampler. Stitch Count: 169w X 225h. Finished size 14 Ct: 12-1/8w X 16-1/8h in. Design stitched on 14 Count White Aida. Design by Barbara Baatz Hillman.
Model stitched on 30 Ct. Parchment linen with DMC floss, Weeks Dye Works, and Crescent Colours floss. Stitch Count: 115 x 115. Shown finished in a frame from The Family Tree - Style: Beatrice, Finish: Fleamarket, Color: Blackbird, Size: 9x9.
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Natural linen that was stained with walnut crystals prior to stitching. Uses DMC floss. Stitch Count: 89x108. Design Size: 6" x 7" Also includes pattern for a Scissor Fob - Stitch Count: 33x53. Design Size: 3" x 4" Finishing instructions included.
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Clay linen with Weeks Dye Works and Crescent Colours floss (or DMC 3823, 829, 838, 712, 3722, 3362, 676, 580). Stitch Count: 139 x 65. Shown in a frame from The Family Tree - Style: Beatrice, Finish: Fleamarket, Color: Icing.
The most distinctive feature of this Queen Anne is the large corner octagonal tower. Located in Port Townsend, Washington. Main colors are terra cotta and green. Model stitched on 14 ct Antique white fabric using DMC floss. Stitch count 155x135.
Model was stitched on 40ct Bisque from Lakeside Linens over 2 threads using 1 strand of NPI silk. (DMC equivalents given)Linen was tea stained for aging. Stitch count for Framed sampler 147x99. Stitch count for Pin Keep 145x80.