"Love is a fruit in season at all times and within reach of every hand". Model stitched on 28 Ct. Willow Green or Summer Khaki Cashel Linen with Gloriana Silk Thread (045, 172, 053), DMC Medici Wool thread (white), Kreinik Mori thread (0115, 8050, 4216, 8000), Needlepoint Inc thread (331, 335, 673, 124, 333), Tr3.5mm silk ribbon #22 Ballet Slippers (rose), Dinky Dyes 4mm silk ribbon (green), Access Trebizond silk thick twist (515), GL silk (194 - flowers of Italy), Kreinik #4 braid thread (002), Acess Au ver a Soie thread (4626), YLI 4mm silk ribbon (22), SJ Designs 2mm pearl beads (white), SJ Designs seed bead (462), SJ Designs petite bead (1887), Mill Hill petite bead (40557) and DMC #8 Perle Cotton thread (white). Stitch count is 64w x 283h. Design Size: 5" x 20".
Elegant white bands, each featuring a unique design, are stitched down the middle of this design. Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss, DMC #12 Pearl Cotton and Mill Hill beads. Stitch count is 81W x 332H.
"O Christmas Tree, O Christmas Tree, how lovely are your branches. In Beauty green will always grow through Summer sun and Winter snow. O Christmas Tree, O Christmas tree, how lovely are your branches." Model stitched on 36 Ct. Meadow Rue by Lakeside Linens with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 183W x 200H Does contain specialty stitches with instructions.
Reprint of a previously discontinued pattern. "Tall Oaks" and "Garden" samplers were stitched on 32 Ct. Bay Rum Jobelan. "Cottage" sampler stitched on 32 Ct. Sage Jobelan. All designs use DMC floss. Stitch count for each: 177H x 73W.
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Water Lily Linen using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 420, 0331, 309, white, 3363, 434). Specialty Stitch Used: French Knot. Stitch Count: 103W x 103H. Design Size: 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"
"Home for the holidays." Model stitched on 20 Ct. Putty using Gentle Arts, Weeks Dye Works, Thread Gatherer & Classic Colorworks. Stitch Count: 50x72. Design Size: 3" x 4". Button set by Just Another Button Co (8091)
If stitching a full size traditional sampler seems too daunting, try stitching these 12 tiny wreaths instead. These adorable and charming little samplers fit the seasons and each month of the year and look fabulous as a grouping consisting of all twelve or stitch one at a time as birthday gifts, cards, bookmarks or in small frames for that special friend.
Stitch count 161w X 116h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 11-1/2" X 8-1/2". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida Fabric.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Antique White linen with Soie d'Alger by Au Ver A Soie, Mill Hill beads, Gloriana Silk floss, and DMC #12 pearl cotton. Stitch Count for Basic Sampler: 87W x 144H. Stitch Count for the Wedding Sampler: 87W x 172H. Design uses the following specialty stitches (instructions included):Chevron stitch, Four-Sided stitch, Smyrna Cross, Double Tied Oblong Cross, Long-Armed Cross Stitch, Crossed Rice Stitch, Bound Cross, Rhodes Heart, Triple Cross Stitch, Herringbone Stitch, Algerian Eyelet, Raised Cross Stitch, Greek Stitch, Fan Stitch and Alternating Scotch Stitch.
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Onyx by Weeks Dye Works. The floss used in the model is Thread Pickerz silks and the Rainbow Floss packs are available thru them at this website www.threadpickerz.co.uk/.
Dinky Dyes alternatives are listed above. Stitch count 144x288.
"A little child, thou art our guest, that ewary ones in thee may rest; forlorn and lowly is thy birth, that we may rise to Heaven from Earth." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Platinum Cashel linen with DMC floss and DMC #12 Pearl Cotton. Stitch Count: 146W x 230H. Design Size: 11" x 17"