"Twas eighteen hundred sixty-one, the Civil War had just begun. - In eighteen hundred sixty-three Lincoln declared all the slaves free. - In eighteen hundred sixty-five few good men were left alive. - I'll pay respects to all I owe & help their Seeds of Freedom grow." Model stitched on 32 ct. Golden Harvest Lugana using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch count is 94 x 242.
"Freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want, freedom from fear." - Franklin D Roosevelt's State of the Union address in 1941. Model stitched on 32 Ct. Creek Bed Brown linen by R&R Reproductions with DMC and Classic Colorworks floss (or all DMC 950, 822, 3012, 918, 3828, 420, 3781, 930). Stitch Count: 97x189.
This lovely Queen Anne Victorian was built in 1889 and is located in Eureka, California. The main colors are more peach than pink. Stitch count is 120w x 160h. Model stitched on your choice of 14 or 18 ct fabric using DMC floss.
"She glides gracefully as she parades in her floral butterfly-sleeved ball gown during Flores de Mayo. Like the rate orchid flower, the "Waling-Waling", charm and simplicity exudes from the colors of pinks and purples, which is regarded as the Queen of the Flowers."
Model stitched on 14 Ct. Blazing Aurora (or fabric of your choice with DMc floss, Kreinik Braid and Mill Hill beads. Stitch Count: 164W x 258H. Finished size: 11 5/8"W x 18 3/8"H.**also required, but not listed above, Kreinik #8 Braid -3533.
Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Whimsical Winter Jobelan from Under the Sea Fabrics using Dinky Dye Silk, DMC floss, Kreinik #4 Braid and Mill Hill Beads. Also required, not listed above Swarovski 3mm Bicone Crystals - Crystal Paradise Shine and Swarovski 4mm Bicone Crystals - Tanzanite AB. Stitch Count: 203x290. Design Size: 12.68" x 18.12"
"A Philippine tradition, Santacruzan showcases the most beautiful ladies parading in glamorous gowns. Celebrated every May, Santacruzan commmemorates the journey of Reyna Elena, the Queen Mother of Constantine in search of the Holy Cross."
The model was stitched on 14 Ct. Sand Dune (or fabric of your choice) with DMC floss, Kreinik Braid and Mill Hill beads. Stitch Count: 162W x 261H. Finished size: 11 1/2"W x 18 5/8"H.