The latest installment in the Celtic Ladies series by Marilyn Leavitt-Imblum. This dark haired beauty was stitched on 28 Ct. Smokey Pearl linen with DMC floss & Mill Hill beads. Stitch Count: 159W x 238H.
Stitched on 28 count Summer Khaki Cashel Linen with DMC floss, Needlepaint Thread (or use DMC 3743, 160, 161, 158, 823, 939, 927, 926, 502, 501, 500, 924), Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid and Mill Hill Beads. The stitch count is 157W x 238H. Please note: Needlepaint threads have been discontinued by the manufacturer and are no longer available.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 18 Ct. Dirty Linen using Caron Watercolours and DMC floss. Also uses DMC Medicis Wool (white, 8102 red(3, 8410 navy (6), 8422 olive, 8725 yellow) and Rainbow Gallery Threads (ND1 SB1). Also Mill Hill beads. Stitch count: 199w x 186h. Design Size: 12" x 11"
"Oh Santa, Dear Santa your work is all done the presents are given it's time for some fun relax by the fire enjoy the bright tree another year is over for thee and for me."
Stitched on 28 count Dirty Linen. Using DMC floss, Kreinik #8 Braid, Needlepaint Floss (no longer available - can use DMC 927, 926, 502, 500, 924), Rainbow Gallery Wisper thread & Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braids. The stitch count is 177W x 225H.
Stitched on 28 count Taupe Linen with DMC floss, Needlepaint Thread or DMC (NP2001 OR DMC3743, NP2002 OR DMC 160, NP2003 OR DMC161, NP2004 OR DMC 158, NP2005 OR DMC823, NP2006 OR DMC939) Petite Treasure Braid and Mill Hill Beads. The stitch count is 157W x 238H.
Stitched on 32ct Blue Dynasty hand dyed linen by Silkweaver Fabrics using DMC floss, (Needlepaint Threads or DMC. NP2008 or DMC210, NP2009 or DMC553, NP2010 or DMC327, NP2011 or DMC 154), Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid, and Mill Hill Beads. The stitch count is 180W x 319H.
Stitched on 32 count Amsterdam Blue Linen with DMC floss, Needlepaint Thread (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 - not listed above), Mill Hill beads, and Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid. The stitch count is 136W x 279H.
Stitched on 32 count Blue Spruce Linen with DMC floss, Needlepaint Thread OR DMC (2007 or DMC211, 2008 or DMC210, 2009 or DMC553, 2010 or DMC327, 2011-2 or DMC154), Rainbow Gallery Petite Treasure Braid and Mill Hill Beads. The stitch count is 180W x 258H. Face is stitched over one thread. Design is not suitable for aida.
"May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, the rains fall soft upon the fields, and until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand." Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 148H x 148W.
"Beannaigh on babog anseo" is Gaelic and roughly translates to "Bless This Baby." Model stitched on 28 Ct. hand-dyed Summer Sky Jobelan with Dinky Dyes Silk. Stitch Count: 135W x 135H. Design Size: 10" x 10"
"United in Marriage. Na h-uile latha sona duibha" which translates to "Happiness Every Day." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Antique White Quaker's Cloth with Dinky Dye Silks. Stitch Count: 163W x 218H. Design Size: 12" x 16" Also required, but not included in the list above - Bijoux Lacquered Jewels in #437 Sapphire, #480 Regalia, and #482 Tiger Eye.
Model stitched two over two on 28 Ct. White Lugana using DMC floss, Glissengloss and Mill Hill Beads. Also required, but not listed above Gold Top Red Glitter Ornament Button #SB075RD, (2) Small Metallic Red Heart Buttons #SB102S, Small Angel Star Button #SB240S (4) Extra Extra Small Carrot Buttons #SB455XXS from Stoney Creek. Stitch Count: 80W x 195H. Design Size: 5 3/4" x 14"
Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. White Jobelan with DMC floss, DMC Color Variations, Glissen Gloss Rainbow Blending Threads, Mill Hill beads and shown with buttons from Just Another Button Company. Stitch Count: 80W x 214H.
"May there always be work for your hands to do. May your purse always hold a coin or two. May the sun always shine on your windowpanes. May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain. May the hand of a friend always be near you. May God fill your heart with gladness to cheer you." A Diane Arthurs design stitched on 14 Ct. Fiddlers Lite with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 86W x 144H.