"Hope - when the world says give up, hope whispers one more time" "I will always have hope" Hope I stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan. Stitch Count: 57H x 44W. Design Size: 4.07" x 3.14" Hope II stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Lugana. Stitch Count: 71H x 52W. Design Size: 5.07" x 3.7" Both models use DMC floss and Classic Colorworks (or all DMC 156, 320, 208, 209, 211, 727, 932, 322, 444, 930, 3708, 3825, 3755).
"Hope" 5th Part of the Quilted with Love Series. Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Lambswool Linen using either DMC or Anchor thread, along with DMC Pearl Cotton #8, Weeks Dye Works and Mill hill beads. Also listed but not included in the list are Stoney Creek buttons (SB006DRDS (2)) Stitch Count: 64W x 79H (DMC alternates are 3787 580)
"Wisdom's an Evenness of Mind and Soul. A steady Temper which no Cares control, No Passions ruffle, no Desires inflame, still constant to itself and still the same. In doing, we learn." Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count:282x275.
"All ye who stand before the fire, pray sit ye down is my desire. That other folk as well as you may see the fire and feel it too." Model stitched on 35" x 10" piece of 28 Ct. Ivory linen using DMC floss. Stitch count is 394W x 44H. Design size is 28.12" x 3.12"
"Be you to others kind and true as you would have others be to you." Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 Ct. American Chestnut linen with Classic Colorworks floss (or DMC 3001, 822, 3011, 3064, 3371, 38326). Stitch Count: 83W x 81H.
"Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you." Model stitched on fabric of your choice with one color of floss. Finished sizes: 14/28 Ct. fabric 14.21" x 16.79" with 106.9 meters of floss, 16/32 Ct. fabric 12.44" x 14.69" with 93.8 meters of floss, 18/36 Ct. fabric 11.06" x 13.06" with 42.2 meters of floss. The Pavane is a majestic, professional dance for couples which was popular amongst the aristocracy of sixteen and seventeenth century Europe.
"I shot an arrow into the air, it fell to earth, I knew not where; For, so swiftly it flew, the sight could not follow it in its flight. I breathed a song into the air, it fell to earth, I knew not where; For who has sight so keen and strong, that it can follow the flight of a song? Long, long afterward, in an oak I found the arrow, still unbroke; and the song from beginning to end, I found again in the heart of a friend". Model stitched on 16 Ct. or 32 Ct. fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 305W x 247H.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Antique White Belfast linen or over 1 thread on 28 Ct. Antique White Cashel linen with Classic Colworks and Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 3731, 3350, 3053, 520). Stitch Count: 143W x 27H
"These three things abide - Faith Hope & Love - and the greatest is love." Model stitched over 2 threads on 30 Ct. Natural/Portobello linen with Classic Colorworks floss and Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 927, 761, 3722, 3012, 829, 543,902). Stitch Count: 144W x 48H. Finished size: 9.75" x 3.25". Comes with a pink button, heart charm & bonus pattern.
Bonus "Love Sampler" was stitched on fabric of your choice with Classic Colorworks floss (Frosted Sage, Plymouth Rock, Sweetest Heart), Gentle Art Sampler thread (Endive, Straw Bonnet, Weathered Barn) and Weeks Dye Works floss (Cadet). Stitch Count: 40W x 67H.
"I like to party - and by party I mean Nap!" Model stitched on 28 Ct. Grey w/Dots fabric from Fabric Flair using DMC floss. Stitch count for NAP: 162W x 58H, Design Size: 12" x 5" For Just Chillin": 68W x 35H, 5" x 3"
"We share with all who stitched before and those who follow after - birds and flowers, peaceful hours, sunshine, tears & laughter." Model stitched over two on 28 Ct. Raw Natural Cashel using Au Ver A Soie Soie D'Alger, and Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Also required, but not listed above Au Ver A Soie D'Alger (621, 1712, 3742, 4645, 5024, 5025-need 2, and 5112), Soie Perlee (SPS Blanc), Soie 100/3 (SMS 313, 486, 663), and Trebizond (TRA743, 744, 745). Finished size: 13 1/2" x 9 1/4". Comes with beads, antique gold flower beads, birds & flower charm and Common Ground Mini Needle Slide.