"On me thou haft bestowed thy grace. Be to my children kind. Among thy faints, give them a place and leave not one behind." Model stitched over 2 threads on 40 Ct. Vintage Luna by Lakeside Linens with Needlepoint Inc Silk (or DMC 610, 221, 3012, 830, 3013, 3808, 760, 3371, 3779, 3328, 890, 3774, 918, 434, 3821, 739, 433, 3750). Stitch Count: 157x237.
Cross stitch pattern from Modern Folkart Embroidery featuring a pattern originally commemorating the 200th anniversary of the passing of one of England's most popular authors, Jane Austen. Her words on this sampler have recently resonated with a lot of stay-at-home stitchers, and this has been a... Read more
Model stitched over 2 threads on 46 Ct. Parchment linen by Weeks Dye Works with Soie d'Alger. Conversions are provided for Soie 100.3 and DMC floss. Stitch Count: 327x395. Finished size on 46 count is 14.22" x 17.17".
Model stitched one over two on your choice of 36 Ct. fabric using Soie d'Alger (or DMC floss (2) 712, 775, 823, (2) 831, 321, (2) 498, 518, (2) 504, 733, 3046, (2) 677, 728, 3773, 353, 352, 3072, 3013, 3364, 524, 935, (2) 3012, 422, 648, 646, 3772, 420, 3064, 3755, 503, 502, white, 310). Also required but not listed above 163, Stitch count is 309W x 319H. Design size is 17.17" x 17.72"
Model stitched over two on 46 ct. Straw with one strand Au Ver A Soie Silk from their D'Alger Range. There are also conversions for the Au Ver A soie 100.3 range together with DMC. Soie 100.3 #245 discontinued. Stitch count 201x246.
Note from the designer - "This unusual sampler is probably of Scottish origin. The distinctive French-inspired mansion house and the peacocks are commonly found on Scottish samplers. Adam and Eve are realistically stitched in the Garden, by effectively working two quite simple stitches together:... Read more
Model stitched over two on 36 Ct. Ligonier Latte Linen by R&R Reproductions using Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Arts threads. (DMC alternates are 831 3771 422 ecru 3854 976 3041 420 3012 3064) Stitch count: 102x151
Antique cross stitch pattern from Mill On The Floss Samplers featuring the sentiment:
Why do we mourn departing friends
Or shake at deaths alarms
Tis but the voice that Jesus sends
To call them to his arms
Model stitched on 37 ct. Sotema "Vintage Tea Rose using Au Vers a Soie d'Algers silk. Stitch count is 199 x 217.
The sampler (Stitch Count: 110x74) and darner (Stitch Count: 29x29) were stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Pear by Lakeside Linens. The double sided pinkeep was stitched over 2 threads on 40 Ct. Maritime White by Lakeside Linens. Stitch Count: 65x65. All models use Gloriana Silk floss (or DMC 3859, 3829, 869, 842, 3347, 3815, 987, 890).
Note from the designer - "This very finely stitched English sampler has a multifloral border centering an alphabet and numerals in a pyramidal configuration, a verse, and a scene executed in petit point, featuring a cozy cottage flanked by trees and oversized, robust blooms. The verse was writte... Read more
Note from the designer - "A RED BRICK MANSION HOUSE is at the center of this wildly engaging English sampler featuring a small
zoo/conservatory/aviary of flora and fauna as interpreted by an exceptionally talented young
woman of the early nineteenth century. The verse is common enough on ninet... Read more