Second in the Sea Creatures Series. Squid model is stitched over two on 32 Ct. Aged Saffron by From the Cauldron/Dames of the needle using Weeks Dye Works, Classic Colorworks & Gentle Art threads. Stitch count 48x130. (size of fabric needed giving 3" around for framing is 9"x15")
White glowing stars reflect over a gown of satin ribbons and brocade. The dress is stitched in soft greys and dusty blues and covered in swirling starry beads. As the lady watches the sky filled with luminous diamonds she wishes upon them all. Dreams placed on a star really can come true. Model stitched on 28ct. Country French Cappucino linen using DMC floss. Stitch count: 190w x 275h.
Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Beige linen from Weeks Dye Works using Gloriana Pashmina #114 Red Clay and #172 Arroyo (or DMC floss 815, 645). Also required, but not listed above Nick's Coat Mini Pom Pom Trim from Dames of the Needle. Specialty Stitch Used: Ray Stitch. No stitch count provided.
The stunning companion to "Winter Queen", the "Summer Queen" also commands admiration all on her own. From the top of her golden chignon to the tip of her graceful writing plume to the hem of her heavy satin Tiffany-blue gown, she is a symbol of all that is glorious and perfect. Just like summer. Model stitched on 32ct. White linen using DMC floss. Stitch count: 187w x 284h.
Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Approximate finished size on 14/28 Ct. fabric is 12" x 15 1/2". From John Clayton's Elegance series. Note: also called for Madeira #43 - or any gold metallic floss.
Model stitched on 30 count Mink Linen by R&R Reproductions with DMC floss, Gentle Arts Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. The stitch count is 44W x 54H. (DMC alternates are ecru 543 413 3782 3362 3011)
Model stitched on 30 ct Old Mill Java Linen by R&R Reproductions with Gentle Art Sampler threads, DMC Floss and Weeks Dye Works floss. Also required, but not listed above, Rainbow Gallery Wisper (W131). Stitch count 65x52.
"Here he comes bringing joy to a sweet little boy (girl)" Model stitched two over two on 30 Ct. Natural Brown Undyed Linen using DMC floss and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC floss 3858/3857, 739/712, 3859, 3031, 3862, 834, 317, 3346, 938). Stitch Count: 60W x 45H. Design Size: 4" x 3"
Model stitched two over two on 30 Ct. Cream linen using Classic Colorworks and Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or all DMC 356/3857, 3863/3864). Stitch Count for Pin Cushion: 59W x 25H. Design Size: 4" x 1 2/3" Stitch Count for Scissor Fob: 59W x 25H. Design Size: 2" x 7/8"
Model stitched on 30 Ct. Cappuccino linen by Weeks Dyw work with DMC and Weeks Dye Works floss (or all DMC 919, 975, 834, 3371). Stitch Count: 40W x 51H. Shown with a brass charm by Homespun Elegance. Directions for assembling the ornament are provided as well as the template for the felted wool backing.