Bring the seaside to your living space with this lovely cross stitch featuring children collecting seashells. These are the makings of a perfect day as these toddlers love to dress up in their beach clothes and watch the waves coming in. One in a series of three of our By The Sea Series: Collecting Shells, Setting Sail and Sand Castles. Collect all three.
Stitch count 101w X 81h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 7-1/8" X 4-3/4"
. Model stitched on 14 Count Cream Aida Fabric.
"I love you to the beach and back." Model stitched over two threads on 32 Ct. Lambswool using Weeks Dye Works, Gentle Art Sampler threads and Classic Colorworks (or DMC 310, white, 704, 798, 349, 3845, 3829, 972, 946). Stitch Count: 88H x 90W
Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha Linen using DMC floss and Classic Colorworks thread (or all DMC 646, 648, 869, 3031, White, 3864, 320, 809, 564). Stitch Count: 73W x 105H. Design Size: 5" x 7"
"Mermaid" stitched over two threads on 32 ct. Caribbean Lugana with Classic Colorworks Strawberry Parfait or over one thread on 28 Ct. Antique White Cashel linen with DMC B5200. Stitch Count: 74W x 40H. "Star Fish" stitched over two threads on 32 Ct. Splash Lugana with DMC B5200 or over one thread on 28 Ct. Antique White Cashel linen with DMC 597. Stitch Count: 52W x 61H.
Both models are stitched over two on 28 Ct. White Cashel linen using Romy's Creations (Simona's Iris) and Classic Colorworks. (DMC alternates are 793 3833 3354) Stitch count for Dolphin is 68x56 and for Crab 66x62.
Both models stitched on 28 ct White Cashel Linen using Romy's Creations (Peacock), Weeks Dye Works and Classic Colorworks. (DMC alternates are 3848 3326 3688) Stitch count for Pelican is 58x61 and for Seashell 46x48.
"Welcome to the porch. Watch the sunrise. Laugh, relax, snuggle, read, slow rocking." Model stitched on 14 Ct. Light Oatmeal Fiddlers Cloth with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 198x107. Design by Diane Arthurs.