Cross stitch pattern from Mirabilla featuring Snegurocka, a girl made of snow from a Russian fairy tale!
Model stitched on 32 count Country French Rain Linen by Wichelt Imports. Alternate fabric 16 count Country French Rain Aida by Wichelt Imports. Stitched area is 10.44" x 14" with a stitch count of 167 x 224.
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Milk Chocolate Linen with DMC floss, Kreinik #4 Braid, Caron Waterlilies, and Mill Hill Beads. Also needed, but not listed above is Rainbow Gallery Wisper thread (W99). Stitch count is 171 x 286.
"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."
"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 Dun... Read more