"By the prickling of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes." Model stitched on 35 Ct. Havana linen by Weeks Dye Works using one strand of Needlepoint Silk over two threads. DMC conversions provided (310, 471, 937, 3787). Stitch Count: 169W x 68H.
Model stitched on 18 Ct. Shale Aida by Picture This Plus with DMC floss, Weeks Dye Works floss and Gentle Art Sampler threads (or all DMC 470, 3836, 898, 3799, 3834, 4, 920, 728, 610, white). Stitch Count: 120x66. Finished size: 6.66" x 3.66".
"My needle & thread may they never part ...it's the key to unlock my stitcher's heart." Chart includes patterns for the box top, pincushion, wax key holder & scissor fob with a link to complete finishing instructions & box lining. The models are stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Platinum Belfast linen with Weeks Dye Works floss, Classic Colorworks and DMC floss. Stitch Count: Box Lid - 121x104, Scissor Fob - 2 pieces 42x42, Waxkeep - 33x47, Pincushion - 130x130.
"I'm a stitcher and I hoard. Can't even close the closet door. Under the bed, in the drawers, taking over all the floors. Fabric, buttons, scissors too. Pins and needles, less won't do. Charts & threads, here & there, it's overflowing everywhere. I should stop, I really should but do not think I ever could. I'll stitch it all before I die. It may kill me, but I'll try. I'm a stitcher - and I hoard. To stitch an X is my big reward." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Star Sapphire Jobelan with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch Count: 127W x 183H.
Love Me Love My Cat says it all. Cats napping, cats stalking, cats playing with all sorts of things that cats love. Our cats are busy being themselves in all kinds of mischievous places. The chart is in full color with DMC floss colors listed and general directions. Stitch Count 140w X 224h, Finished size on 14ct 10" X 16". Design by Nancy Rossi.
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.
"Every journey begins with the first stitch." "Peace be to this house and the stitchers within." Models stitched on fabric of your choice with Sullivans or DMC floss. Stitch count for each sampler is 76x104. (floss listing is for all three patterns)
"1: When in doubt always buy more linen and thread. 2:Stitch all day and absolutely no housework allowed. 3:Always start a new project before the last one is finished, requiring a return to number 1." Model stitched on 35 Ct. Classic Homespun linen by R&R Reproduction with Gentle Art Sampler threads and Classic Colorworks floss. Stitch Count: 171x139. Design Size: 10" x 8"
"Cross stitch fills my days not to mention the living room, bedroom and closets!" Models stitched on 28 Ct. Wren Cashel using Classic Colorworks and Gentle Art sampler Threads. Stitch count is 85W x 105H. Design size is 6.07" x 7.50" Needle included.
"Awl, Bodkin, Charm, Darning, Embroidery, Floss, Glorious Silk, Herringbone, Irish Stitch, Japanese Embroidery, Knot, Linen, Magnifier, Needle, Over-dye, Pattern, Queen Stitch, Ribbon, Scissors, Thimble, Underside Couching, Victoria and Albert, Whitework, X Stitch, Yarn, Zari Embroidery." Model stitched over 2 threads on 30 Ct. Legacy Linen with one color of Gloriana Silk floss (colors of your choice). Stitch Count: 136x120. Design Size: 10" x 8"