This design by The Scarlet House includes 5 different pillow designs. Two of the designs feature predominately geometric patterns, one has a variety of sewing tools, another has an alphabet sampler and the last reads "vintage buttons" with several sewn on buttons.
Model stitched on 36 ct. Black Swan linen from Fox and Rabbit using Weeks Dye Works thread.
Stitch count: 82w x 81h
Stitch on board is 36 Ct. Black Swan Linen 8x12. Stitch on pinkeep is 40 Count Summer Khaki Newcastle Linen 9x13.
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Prairie Grass from Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabric using Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or all DMC floss 3865, 3722, 402, 310, 315, 3012, 520, 729, 321, 801, 869, 938, 975, 317, 3051, 3830, 3031). Stitch Count: 285W x 217H. Design Size: 14.25" x 10.75".
"In a perfect world you would find me here with the birds and the flowers and the dogs and the deer." Model stitched on 40 Ct. Meadow Rue using Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss (or all DMC 310, 433, 829, 677, 471, 3777, 938, 3803, 317, 934/935, 937, 3865) Stitch count is 205W x 187H.
Model stitched on 36 Ct. Edinburgh Raw Linen with Weeks Dye Works floss and Gentle Arts sampler threads. Stitch count for box top: 90W x 61H. Stitch count for pin keep: 79W x 44H. Stitch count for scissor fob: 19W x 26H. A 10 x 19 fabric will work for all.
The pocket pillow was stitched over two threads on 40 Ct. Sand Linen by Picture This Plus with Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Weeks Dye Works floss, and Classic Colorworks floss (or DMC 310, 3834, 833, 839, 221, 336, 840, B5200, 3347, 520). Stitch Count: 93W x 97H. The fobs were stitched on 28 Ct. Sand... Read more
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Aztec Red Linen using Classic Colorworks Belle Soie Silk (or DMC floss 310, 3787, 640, 822). Conversion for Classic Colorworks Cotton also included. Stitch Count: 140W x 192H. Design Size: 7" x 9.5".
"When the world seems to be out of control I find a way to nurture my soul. Seeking refuge with needle and thread, the angst and anxiety I no longer dread."
Model stitched over two on 40 Ct. Country Mocha using DMC floss, Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works (o... Read more
Model stitched over two on 46 Ct. Vintage Autumn Gold by Lakeside Linen using Classic Colorworks Belle Soie, Dinky Dyes & Gloriana. (DMC alternate given but may not produce exact results as the silks, 611 612 645 830 3022 3031 3033 3772 3777 3826 3860) Stitch count 193x273 (approximate size 15x18)
This design by The Scarlett House features the text "Be you to others kind and true as you'd have others do to you and neither do nor say to men whate'er you would not take again", "Philadelphia vine wrought this is 1755 and in the tenth year of her age", and "Titles may ... Read more
A collection of 3 designs sharing a similar schoolgirl theme. Alice Garner was stitched on 40 ct. Confederate Grey, Clara Beacher was stitched on 40 ct. Legacy or any cream linen, and Edith Greyson was stitched on 40 ct. Aztec Red.
"Sweet plump tomato ripening on the vine, one day soon, you're going to be mine" Model stitched over two on 36 ct. Dirty Edinburgh linen using Classic Colorworks & Weeks Dye works floss (DMC alternates are 310 898 3051 817 3822) Stitch count 139x92
"Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, make our Earth and Eden like the Heaven above." Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Ale using Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or DMC floss 310, 937, 3777, 420, 645, ecru). List for Weeks Dye Works and Classic Colorworks equivalents also provided. Stitch Count: 185W x 145H
Model stitched on 40 Ct. Cedar Plank linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 3865, 3829, 310, 919). Stitch Count for Pin Pillow: 62W x 66H. Stitch Count for Fob: 30W x 30H. Cat's eyes are charted to stitch or use two 1/2" buttons.
Model stitched on 36 Ct. Hogbristle linen from Fox and Rabbit. A suitable substitute would be Meadow Rue from Lakeside Linen. Stitched over two threads using Classic Colorworks Belle Soie Silk Floss, Dinky Dyes, Gloriana Silk (or DMC floss 223, 819, 433, B5200, 930, 932, 890, 581, 3346, 221, 321). Stitch Count: 175x175. Design Size: 9 5/8" x 9 5/8".
"Little deeds of kindness, little words of love, make our Earth and Eden like the Heaven above." Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Confederate Grey using Classic Colorworks and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC floss 310, 830, 3011, 898, 3774, 3777, white). Stitch Count: 129W x 157H. Design Size: 7 1/8" x 8 5/8"
"Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life and I will dwell in the house of the Lord ever. Charlotte Frost's work aged 11 years 1846". Model stitched over 2 threads on 37 Ct. Corn Tassle linen with Needlepoint Inc silk (or DMC 223, 3012, 3011, 347, 598, 3371, 950, 304... Read more
Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Mink linen from R&R Reproductions using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 610, 647, 3865, 3863, 3051, 839, 934, 355, 310). Stitch Count: 103W x 61H. Design Size: 5 5/8" x 3 3/8"
Model stitched one over two on 40 Ct. Sand Dune from Lakeside Linens using Classic Colorworks and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC floss white, 221, 434, 933, 730, 823, 829, 524, 3856, 3859, 3777). Stitch count: 191W x 197H. Design size is 9 1/2" x 9 3/4"
Model was stitched on 40ct Bisque from Lakeside Linens over 2 threads using 1 strand of NPI silk. (DMC equivalents given)Linen was tea stained for aging. Stitch count for Framed sampler 147x99. Stitch count for Pin Keep 145x80.
Model stitched over two, except the bees are stitched over one using a tent stitch. Stitched on 40 Ct. Putty linen by Weeks Dye Works, Classic Colorworks and Gentle Arts Sampler threads. Stitch count 119x69.
Model stitched on 45 Ct. Meadow Rue from Lakeside Linen but it is suitable for any linen count. One strand of Gloriana Tudor silk stitched over two. (DMC alternates are 3051 498 3781 931 934 310) (Weeks Dye Works substitutes are bullfrog, cayenne, flatfish, jay bird, terrapin and kohl) Stitch count 135x181.
This design by The Scarlett House features an alphabet sampler at the top and the text "Fear not little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom" above a manor at the bottom.
Model stitched on 40ct Paperbark by Fox and Rabbit using Belle Soie and Gloriana thread.
Stitch count: 168w x 259h.
"Plying our needle on linen with thread, our work with live on long after we're dead. Our gentle art gives us such pleasure. The stitchers before us we truly do treasure, for we are the sampler makers." Model stitched on 36ct. Mocha linen from Weeks Dye Works threads (DMC Conversion provided as an alternative). Stitch count is 167 x 106.
Model stitched over two on 40 Ct. Bees Knees Linen from Seraphim Hand Dyed Fabrics by Laurie using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 3772, 310, 414, 829, 730, B5200, 935, 3777, 977 or 3827). Specialty Stitches Used. Stitch Count: 164W x 226H. Design Size: 8.25" x 11.25"