An accurate reproduction of a Portuguese sampler held in the Queenstown Sampler Collection. Model stitched on 36 count Antique White Edinburgh Linen with NPI Silk thread. The stitch count is 447W x 357H.
Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Straw linen using Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC 3863, 3033, 3031, 221, 642, 3021, 3011, 611). Stitch Count: 141W x 139H. Design Size: 8.81" x 8.68"
You'll think you are in the Cotswold's while stitching this charming design by Jorja Hernandez. Tudor style homes are lined up along the water's edge. A stone bridge takes you over a quietly meandering river to a thatched roof home set amid cypress trees. You'll never tire of this lovely view of iconic homes in the English countryside. Full color image, chart, DMC floss color guide, general instructions / stitch guide and alphabet for personalization. Stitch Count is 240w X 99h Finished size on 14ct. 17" x 7". Design stitched on 14 Count White Aida.
Model stitched on 40 ct Olde Towne Blend using Weeks Dye Works, Gentle Arts & Classic Colorworks. (DMC alternates are 221 224 (2 needed) 225 315 407 611 647 730 (3 needed) 3046 3787 (2 needed) 3841 3859 ecru)A personalization chart has been included for you to stitch your name or a loved ones name in the place of "Mary Jane Carver". Stitch count 247x215.
"Jesus permit thy sacred name to stand as the first effort of an infant's hand, and while her fingers on the canvas move, engage her tender thoughts to ask thy love. Among thy children let her have a part and write thy name thyself upon her heart." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Vintage Examplar linen with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 319, 356, 400, 422, 436, 610, 926, 927, 939, 3022, 3052, Ecru). Stitch Count: 294W x 229H.
Model stitched on 36 Ct. Vintage Pecan Butter linen using Weeks Dye works and Gentle Art Sampler Threads(or all DMC floss 801, 935, 518, 501, 3011, 3046, 920, 498, 152, 3858, 3712, 371, 524, 522, 3859, 3864). Stitch count is 183W x 99H.
Model stitched two over two on 36 Ct. American Chestnut from R&R Reproductions using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Also required, but not listed above Dragonfly from Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 211W x 164H. Design Size: 12" x 9.25"
Containing unique reproductions of samplers and smalls from private collectors and museum collections, this DVD edition features one-of-a-kind antique needlework projects from the 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, as well as antique-inspired designs. Also featured are well-researched articles profiling sampler makers, sampler-producing schools, needlework tools, museums and the various historical events that have shaped needlework. Some of the articles and projects cannot be found anywhere else, making this DVD essential to any collection. The DVD includes full-color photography, easy-to-read charts and complete instructions.
DVDs are both PC and MAC compatible, as well as US television/DVD-player compatible.
Model stitched two over one and two on 40 Ct. Mink from R&R Reproductions using Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 181W x 188H. Design Size: 9" x 9.25" Black & White and Color Chart Included.
"Grant now O lord that I may be while here on earth approved by thee. Then shall my soul mount up on high and wing its way above the sky." Model stitched two over one and two on 30 Ct. French Vanilla from R&R Reproductions using Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 160W x 206H. Design Size: 10 1/2" x 13 1/4"
Model stitched two over one and two on 36 Ct. Star's Hallow Blend from R&R Reproduction using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 200W x 144H. Design Size: 11.5" x 8.0". Black & White and Color Chart Included.
Model stitched two over one and two on 40 Ct. Old Towne from R&R Reproductions using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 141W x 125H. Design Size: 7.25" x 6.25" Black & White and Color Chart Included.
"How good is God to me though he denies me wealth. He gives me still a greater gift, the precious gift of health. My health I would devote to spread his praise abroad and would my youthful powers employ To Love and Serve My God. Sarah Podd Aged 12 years 1844." Model stitched over 2 threads on 40 Ct. Vintage Pear by Lakeside Linens with Gloriana Tudor Silk (218), Classic Colorworks (Sandy Beach), and Gentle Art Sampler threads (Old Gold - need 2, Elizabethan Green, Olive Grove, Birch Brown, Thistle Green - need 2) Stitch Count: 304W x 294H
Model stitched over two on 37 Ct. Sotema "Mistletoe" from Tabbycat Linen using Au Ver A Soie - Soie d'Alger Thread (or DMC floss 300, 152, 167, 347, 422, 452, 498, 975, 745, 746, 3362, 3052, 3053, 3712, 3726, 3787, 3811, 310, 3687, 729, 225, 823). Specialty Stitches Used: Algerian Eyelets, Satin Stitches and Back Stitches. Stitch Count: 300W x 413H. Design Size: 16 3/4" x 23". Color Chart.
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Vintage Lentil from Lakeside Linens using Au Ver A Soie - Soie d'Alger Thread (or DMC floss 931, 3816, 500, 3777, 3779,612, 712, 898, 3813). Also required, but not listed above, #4014 from Au Ver A Soie - Soie d'Alger Thread. Specialty Stitch Used: Satin Stitch. Stitch Count: 196W x 270H. Design Size: 9 7/8" x 13 1/2". Two different colorways provided, Bright Pallet and Antique Pallet. Bright Pallet colorway listed above.
Model stitched over two on 37 Ct. Buff Willow Sotema Linen from Tabby Cat Linen using Au Ver A Soie - Soie d'Alger Thread (or DMC floss 3823, 720, 498, 890, 518, 163, 732, 3712, 26, 524, 3364, 3371, 3042, 927, 310). Also required, but not listed above #531 from Au Ver A Soie - Soie d'Alger Thread. Stitch Count: 186W x 217H. Design Size: 11 1/4" x 12 1/4". Color Chart.