"Silent Night, Holy Night." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Smokey Pearl Cashel linen with DMC or Anchor floss, Gentle Art Sampler threads, Glissen Gloss Rainbow Blending thread, and Mill Hill beads. Stitch Count: 106W x 104H
The true meaning of Christmas is detailed in this Holy Night vignette set under the Star of the East! Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, angel, kings, and animals bring biblical truth and artistry together in this exquisite treasure. Stitch Count 115w X 201h Stitches 10 Count, 11-1/2w X 20h in . Model stitched on 10 Count White Aida.
Model stitched on Antique brown perforated paper using Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Art Sampler threads. (DMC alternates are 221 931 932 223 3750 3031 3012 white 869 223 744 310 3721 3779 3011 930 221 318). Stitch Count: 17x31. Design Size: 2" x 3"
"Early in the morning our song shall rise to Thee - Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty. Holy, holy, holy merciful and mighty God over all, and blest eternally." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Water Lily linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 316, 503, 3740, 500). Stitch Count: 141W x 109H.
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)
Let's stay Home for the holidays with this charming and welcoming Scandinavian style Christmas sampler design by Sandy Orton. Sandy has filled this elegant sampler with motifs and patterns that will fit into any traditional or contemporary home. Snowflakes, sleighs and Santa's all fit perfectly together. These little motifs can be used separately on small projects or combined as shown into one fabulous sampler. Stitch Count: 149w X 191h. Finished size 14 Ct: 10-5/8" X 13-5/8". Design stitched on 14 Count Beige Aida. Design by Sandy Orton.
"Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse..." Model stitched on 30 Ct. Light Khaki Linen by Weeks Dye Works with Sullivans or DMC floss . Stitch Count: 153x223. NOTE: pattern not suitable for Aida due to all the fractional stitches!
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.