"When you stop believing, you get socks and underwear!" Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 count New Khaki Lugana (or similar) with DMC floss, Rainbow Gallery Whisper and Classic Colorworks floss. Stitch Count: 85W x 85H.
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 on 14 Ct./28 Ct. fabric of your choice with DMC floss, Kreinik #4 Braid, and Mill Hill Beads. Fabric for main design - cut 28W x 17H. Also need 2 pieces of 16 Ct. Aida Stitch Band cut 25" x 1 1/2" and 26" x 1 1/2". The stitch band creates pockets to hold candy, etc (shown with chocolate Santas).
Model stitched over two on 28 Ct. Black Evenweave using Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 3865, 310, 320, 304, 950, 927, 935, 760). Stitch Count for Jolly Claus: 38x55. Design Size: 3" x 4". Stitch Count for Mrs. Claus: 39x53. Design Size: 3" x 4"
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"
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.