"Live Simply that Others May Simply Live." A sampler in the style of the Quaker samplers of the 17th and 18th centuries. Stitched with a single color of dark floss (Gentle Arts: Blueberry, Vikki Clayton Hand Dyed Fibers: Konini, or DMC #930/#3740). Stitch Count: 108W x 170H.
Design is stitched on 28 or 32 count fabric using DMC floss or The Gentle Art Sampler Threads equivalent: (Shutter Green (2), Pine (2), Red Plum (2), Presidential Blue (7), Brandy (1), Maple Syrup (1), Huckleberry (2), Tropical Ocean (2), Peacock (3), Black Raspberry Jam (1)), Kreinik, and Mill Hill... Read more
Model stitched on fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 355W x 355H. Six of the thread colors are specified for the walls, statues, urns, and the fountain. The rest of the choice of threads, beads, and metallic thread is up to you. You will need three greens for the foliage and 8 colors for the flowers.
Featuring the octagonal motifs often seen in old Quaker Samplers, this game board has a wise saying around it's border - "All work and no play makes Jack a Dull Boy. All Play and No Work Make Jack a Mere Toy." Worked in all cross stitch but suggestions are given for adding specialty stitches... Read more
This design takes its inspiration from the beautiful patchwork quilts that are a tradition in so many countries. It is charted for six colours but, just as patchworks were made from scraps of fabric left over from other projects, this design would be a wonderful way to use up threads you have alread... Read more
A stunning sampler that would make a fabulous wedding gift - "Love is Patient, Love is Kind. It does not envy, it does not boast...." The sampler can be worked in two thread colors of your choice. The stitch count is 260W x 434H and uses all full stitches so is suitable for linen, evenweave, or aida.
This beautiful sampler is the ideal design to celebrate a couple's life together, as the two ribbons weave and intertwine to give an intricate, heart-based Celtic knot. The model uses DMC. The stitch count is 199W x 199H and uses all full stitches so it is suitable for linen, evenweave, or aida.
A nostalgic look back to a simpler place and time. This quaint sampler shows a Swiss Shepherd and his family standing in their band-sampler garden in the shadow of the alphabet mountains. The stitch count is 194W x 245H. Choose your favorite fabric and one color of any thread (you will need 63 yards).
One design with four different color options. All models stitched on fabric of your choice with Dinky Dyes Silk floss. Conversions are provided for Gentle Art Sampler threads and DMC floss. Stitch Count: 205x205.
"Blessed are the poor in spirit fo theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven. Blessed are those who mourn for they shall be comforted. Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth. Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for riteousness for they will be filled. Blessed are the merciful for they w... Read more