Model stitched on 28 Ct. Black Jobelan with Anchor or DMC floss, Glissen Gloss, Kreinik #5 Japan thread, Mill Hill beads, SJ Designs pearls (2.5mm gold-6, 4mm gold-7), and JHB charms (422 - gold trimmer star). Stitch Count: 176W x 242H.
Santa and his eight tiny reindeer flying high over the snow covered sleeping town below. They are getting ready to deliver toys to all the good children this Christmas eve. This chart includes an alphabet for personalization and finishing instructions for completing your stocking once you have finished stitching. The chart is in full color with DMC floss colors listed and general directions. Stitch Count is 177w X 288h. Finished size on 14ct 12 5/8" x 20 1/2". Design by Nancy Rossi.
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Lambswool linen with DMC floss and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC 321, 433, 469, 470, 727, 3371, White, 435, 469). Stitch Count: 72W x 88H. Design Size: 5" x 6" Shown with button from Just Another Button Company.
Stoney Creek's Santa Collectors' Series features 6 exquisite cross-stitch designs highlighting some of the many faces and names of Santa Claus through the ages:
Woodland Santa (#1) (103w x 148h Stitches) This pattern calls for GlissenGloss 000 bright white and 406 gold Rainbow Blending thread and Mill Hill 03049 rich red antique beads.
Kris Kringle (#2) (106w x 147h Stitches) This pattern also uses the GlissenGloss RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02011 Victorian gold beads and a BE003 gold small raised star charm.
Patchwork Santa (#3) (102w x 147h Stitches) This design also uses RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02010 ice beads and 2 mini jingle bells (NM5352).
Olde Time Santa (#4) (106w x 149h Stitches) This chart also calls for RBT000 and RBT406 with the Mill Hill 03049 beads.
Victorian Holly Santa (#5) (99w x 149h Stitches) This design uses the RBT406 gold and Mill Hill 03049 beads.
North Pole Santa (#6) (101w x 149h Stitches) This pattern calls for the RBT000 and RBT406 threads, 002J gold Japan Thread #7 and Mill Hill 02013 red red beads.
The individual Santas can be stitched on 28 ct ivory Lugana or any fabric of your choice. The afghan series which was originally featured in the 2000 Stoney Creek Cross Stitch Collection magazines was stitched on 2.25 yards of 20 ct gold/cream Lugana with a grid created with RibbonFloss.
(DMC listed in box is for Woodland Santa Block 1 along with glissen gloss and Mill hill beads)
Model stitched on 30 count Mink Linen by R&R Reproductions with DMC floss, Gentle Arts Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. The stitch count is 44W x 54H. (DMC alternates are ecru 543 413 3782 3362 3011)
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Arctic from Picture This Plus using Needlepoint Inc. Silk (or DMC floss 840, 3858, 898, 3011, 3760, 3371, 783, 3772, 402, 3770, 3781, 642, 3787, 3865, 310). Stitch Count: 119W x 244H. Design Size: 5 7/8" x 12 1/8"
Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Vintage Tiffany from Fabrics by Stephanie with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 318, 505, 807, 3799, 321, 3852, 3865, 754) and Kreinik #4 Braid. Stitch Count: 42x60. Finished size: 2.6" x 3.75"
2017 Santa Plate model is stitched over two threads on 28 Ct. Lambswool Jobelan using DMC floss, Threadworx, Glissen Gloss and Mill Hill beads and treasures. Stitch count 102x105. Santa's Littlest Reindeer is stitched over two on 28 Ct. Lambswool Jobelan and uses DMC, Threadworx, Glissen Gloss, Mill Hill Beads and treasures. Also required but not listed is SJ Designs Pearl Beads. Stitch count 140x126. Christmas on the farm stocking is stitched also over two on 28 Ct. Lambswool Jobelan using DMC, Threadworx, Glissen Gloss, Mill Hill beads and treasures. Also required but not on the list is Stoney Creek Button SB455xxs. Stitch count 152x249. (threads listed are for all three patterns)
Dear Santa, I want it all! Let's get right to the point! Our cool Santa has packed a sleigh full for treasures for "ALL" emergencies. Ideal for stocking topper. Stitch Count 120w X 53h, Finished Size 8-1/2" x 3-3/4". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida.
Model stitched over two on 36 Ct Doubloon from Picture This Plus using Needlepoint Silks. The frame was a custom made one at their local craft store. (DMC alternates are 3032 839 355 829 3371 3774 436 434 613 611 3031 3787 3021 ecru 310) Stitch count 155x149. Fabric size needed 15"x15".