Relax with a tall cool drink under the shade of a lush tropical tree in this delightful Thea Dueck sampler. This Learning Sampler is perfect for the beginning through intermediate specialty stitcher. You will practice stitches such as Lazy Daisies, Cross Stitches, Backstitches, Satin Stitches, Plait Stitch, Modified Arrowhead, Feather Stitches, French Knots, Diamond Eyelets, Spring Stitches and Pulled Pin stitches.
Model stitched on 28 Ct. Miracle Mint Cashel linen. Stitch Count: 30W x 111H. Design Size: 2" x 8". The thread accessory pack is sold separately and contains all of the specialty threads and beads needed to complete the design.
"Not all stars belong in the sky." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Toasted Almond linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 3781, 169, 3865, 3712 or 760, 932, 522). Stitch Count: 93x60. Design Size: 6" x 4"
"May you always have a shell in your pocket and sand in your toes". Model stitched over 1 thread on 40 Ct. Silk Gauze with Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler threads, Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss. Chart pack comes with the 40 Ct. Silk Gauze. Stitch Count: 73x73. Design Size: 4" x 4"
Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Pampas Hand dyed Belfast Linen using Weeks Dye Works and buttons (buttons are included) Stitch Count: 114W x 119H. Design Size: 7" x 7". (giving 3" around for framing you need a piece 15x14)
Model was stitched on a 14 Ct. Antique White Nursery Time Afghan using Anchor floss. DMC alternatives are available. Also uses Glissen Gloss ColorWash. The Birth Sampler was stitched on 28 Ct. White Monaco using Anchor floss. DMC alternatives are available. Also uses Glissen Gloss ColorWash (Twilight 509, Coral Blush 542). Stitch count: 140W x 208H. Design Size: 10" x 15" (floss listing is for afghan only) (Has option to cut out square for photo to be placed in sampler).
"Feelin' Beachy Keen" Model stitched over 2 thread on 32 Ct. Country French Cafe Mocha linen with DMc floss and Classic Colorworks floss (or all DMC 743, 869, 906, white, 598, 956, 420). Stitch Count: 69W x 69H.
"Beach Rules: Wear Sunscreen, Go Barefoot, Count Waves, Take a Nap, Make Memories." Model stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Platinum Cashel linen with DMC floss. Comes with button and bead embellishment pack. Stitch Count: 44W x 78H. Design Size: 3" x 6".
Model stitched on 30 Ct. Cappuccino by Weeks Dye Works using Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Weeks Dye Works and Classic Colorworks floss. (DMC alternates are 648 ecru 962 938 518 782) Stitch Count: 72H x 40W
"The West Coast" is the first in the "Sea to Shining Sea" series. This package includes the Classic Colorworks silk thread (Butterscotch, Fawn, Rouge, Icing, Beanstalk, Cinnamon Stick, Ocean Tide, Babbling Brook). Model stitched on 32 Ct. Natural Raw Linen. Stitch Count is 47w x 63h. If stitching the entire collection, the finished stitch count will be 243w x 112h.