Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Water Lily Linen using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 420, 0331, 309, white, 3363, 434). Specialty Stitch Used: French Knot. Stitch Count: 103W x 103H. Design Size: 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"
"Home for the holidays." Model stitched on 20 Ct. Putty using Gentle Arts, Weeks Dye Works, Thread Gatherer & Classic Colorworks. Stitch Count: 50x72. Design Size: 3" x 4". Button set by Just Another Button Co (8091)
If stitching a full size traditional sampler seems too daunting, try stitching these 12 tiny wreaths instead. These adorable and charming little samplers fit the seasons and each month of the year and look fabulous as a grouping consisting of all twelve or stitch one at a time as birthday gifts, cards, bookmarks or in small frames for that special friend.
Stitch count 161w X 116h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 11-1/2" X 8-1/2". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida Fabric.
"My Christmas Garden is a joy With holly green and crimson red. Snow like frosting on each bough, And heavenly singing overhead." Stitched on 28 count Smokey Pearl Cashel Linen using DMC #12 Pearl Cotton, Gloriana Silks, Access Soie (004), Caron Waterlilies, Kreink Cable & Kreinik Mori along with Access Au Ver A Soie (3426), Neeedlepoint Inc , YLI silk ribbon, Island Fibres, SJ Designs beads and Mill hill beads. Also requested Sequins Stars gold. Stitch Count: 64W x 245H. Design Size: 5" x 18"
This meaningful and beautiful Christmas Treasures Collection of Ornaments was inspired by an old German tradition that suggests that a couple's Christmas tree needs twelve specific ornaments for happiness in their life's journey together. The Christmas tree of a married couple can include these twelve ornaments to ensure a peaceful and fruitful marriage and family. This Bride's Tree Box with twelve matching Bride's Tree Ornaments can be joyously displayed by anyone who loves family and their home!! Each motif symbolizes the following meanings
Angel - God's Guidance in the Home
Rose - Beauty, Affection and Faithfulness in the Marriage
Rabbit - Hope and Faith and Peace with Nature
Teapot - Hospitality
Pine Cone - Motherhood and Fruitfulness and Eternity
St. Nicholas or Santa - Unselfishness and Goodwill and Sharing
House Family Shelter and Protection
Fruit Basket Generosity and Giving of Plenty
Bird - Happiness and Joy and the Holy Spirit
Flower Basket - Good Wishes and Beauty in the home
Heart - True Love and Love in the Home
Fish - Christ's Blessing as well as Fertility
Models stitched on 28ct. Taupe Cashel Linen. "Box Top" stitch count: 96w x 74h. Approximate stitch count for each ornament: 18w x 24h.
Stitch these adorable and simple to stitch tiny Biscornu for your smaller tree this Christmas! The Biscornu is one of the cutest forms created for the stitcher, and in this chart you can find five tiny jewels for you to make quickly and easily! You can create the tiny silk ribbon roses, lazy daisy flowers, tiny trees, and festive gifts using the gorgeous overdyed silks, some silk flosses, sparkling metallics and pretty beads in the Accessory Pack. Stitches used in this Project: Cross Stitches, Smyrna Crosses, Backstitches, Lazy Daisy, Rhodes Hearts, Leaf Stitches, Silk Ribbon Roses, Reversed Mosaic Stitch, and Star Stitch.
Models stitched on 28ct Platinum Cashel Linen with Gloriana Silk Floss, Gloriana Silk Ribbon, Caron Waterlilies Thread, DMC floss, Needlepoint Inc. Silk, Kreinik #4 Braid, Mill Hill Beads, and SJ Designs 3.6mm faux pearl beads. Accessory pack #LR04P. Also needed, but not included in the accessory pack is DMC #12 Perle Cotton #822 Beige Grey light. Stitch count for each ornament is 26H x 26W. Cut TWO pieces for each side of a Biscornument (each piece is about 4" x 4").
"All Spiced Up" model stitched on 28 Ct. Dirty Cashel Linen using the Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch count: 31w x 48h. Design Size: 2" x 3". "Homespun Joy" model stitched on 28 Ct. Dirty Cashel Linen using the Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Weeks Dye Works, and Gentle Art Simply Wool (Brandy). Stitch count: 33w x 48h. Design Size: 2" x 3".
"Fill With Love" model stitched on: 28 Ct. Dirty Cashel Linen using Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 49h x 30w. Design Size: 4" x 2"
"Melt Your Heart" model stitched on 28 Ct. Dirty Cashel Linen using Gentle Art Sampler Threads, and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 48h x 33w. Design Size: 4" x 2". Also suggested but not included in the list are SJ Design beads & discs. (list in box is for Fill with Love stocking only)
"Though your stocking's of silk or cotton or wool I hope this Christmas finds it chuck-full" Models show two color palettes; the stocking is darker than the other. Sampler is stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Fog using DMC floss and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC 844, 3328, 3013, 640, 166/581, 646/3782, 832/3011). Stitch Count: 83W x 183H. Design Size: 5" x 11"
Stocking is stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Silk Gauze (not included) using Gentle Art Sampler Threads Baby Spinach (DMC 3362/3363), Mustard Seed, (832), Ruby Slipper (355/3777), (2) Straw Bonnet (ecru), Toasted Barley (642), Wood Trail (3021/3787) and DMC 844, 3052. Stitch Count: 90W x 169H. Design Size: 5" x 9"
Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Oaken using Gloriana Silk and Silk N Colors. Also required but not listed above Bow button #15055 AG from By Jupiter. Stitch count for Sampler: 59 x 65. Design Size: 3 1/2" x 4" Stitch count for 2 Presents: 31 x 31. Design Size: 1 7/8" 1 7/8" Stitch Count for Pincushion: 28 x 95. Design Size: 1 3/4" x 5 3/4". Box available through Cabranmary Woods.
Book contains 7 different patterns. These include: Not even a mouse (stitch count 84 x 95m) Winter Sanctuary Stocking (stitch count 142 x 219), Santa Plate 2007 (stitch count 97 x 95), Merry Christmas (stitch count 158 x 81), Christmas Greetings (stitch count 104 x 157), The Christmas Star (stitch count 92 x 148) & Snow Globe Penguins ( stitch count 93 x 120).