Model was stitched over 2 threads on 30 Ct. Cocoa Weeks Dye Works linen with Weeks Dye Works, Valdani, and DMC floss. Also Required, but not listed above Valdani O524 Maroon Moss. Stitch Count: 82 X 113. Finished size: 5 x 7".
Model was stitched over 2 threads on 35 Ct. Tin Roof Weeks Dye Works linen with Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss (Suggested Alternate Thread for DMC 782 is DMC 435). Stitch Count: 201 X 126. Finished size: 11.5 x 7.25".
101 Christmas Minis -- Book 2 is packed with petite cross stitch designs by Holly DeFount of Kooler Design Studio. These traditional holiday designs are wonderful for finishing as ornaments or using to embellish other decorations and gifts. Designs portray Nativity scenes, Santas, snowmen, florals, toys, elves, stars, candles, greetings, pets, music, and more. When stitched on 18-count fabric, they all fit inside a 2 1/2-inch diameter opening. Full-color charts and basic cross stitch diagrams and instructions are included.
Stoney Creek's Santa Collectors' Series features 6 exquisite cross-stitch designs highlighting some of the many faces and names of Santa Claus through the ages:
Woodland Santa (#1) (103w x 148h Stitches) This pattern calls for GlissenGloss 000 bright white and 406 gold Rainbow Blending thread and Mill Hill 03049 rich red antique beads.
Kris Kringle (#2) (106w x 147h Stitches) This pattern also uses the GlissenGloss RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02011 Victorian gold beads and a BE003 gold small raised star charm.
Patchwork Santa (#3) (102w x 147h Stitches) This design also uses RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02010 ice beads and 2 mini jingle bells (NM5352).
Olde Time Santa (#4) (106w x 149h Stitches) This chart also calls for RBT000 and RBT406 with the Mill Hill 03049 beads.
Victorian Holly Santa (#5) (99w x 149h Stitches) This design uses the RBT406 gold and Mill Hill 03049 beads.
North Pole Santa (#6) (101w x 149h Stitches) This pattern calls for the RBT000 and RBT406 threads, 002J gold Japan Thread #7 and Mill Hill 02013 red red beads.
The individual Santas can be stitched on 28 ct ivory Lugana or any fabric of your choice. The afghan series which was originally featured in the 2000 Stoney Creek Cross Stitch Collection magazines was stitched on 2.25 yards of 20 ct gold/cream Lugana with a grid created with RibbonFloss.
(DMC listed in box is for Woodland Santa Block 1 along with glissen gloss and Mill hill beads)