Note from the designer: "Design books from centuries ago contain so much inspiration. I found a number of small symmetrical square motifs in a book published in 1603 that I thought looked as fresh and modern as many of the geometric cross stitch designs published today. The designers of 400 ye... Read more
Cross stitch pattern from Works By ABC featuring the word "Afikoman"!
Model stitched on 36 ct. Antique White Zweigart linen using two strands of Midnight by Gentle Arts or DMC 0930. Stitch count is 86 x 40.
Rosena Disery stitched her sampler in 1820 at the New York African Free School. It is one of a few samplers known to have been stitched by a Black girl and one of only two from this school. This pattern was created with permission of the New York Historical Society, whi... Read more
Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Raw Belfast Linen using Silk N Colors floss. Stitch count for one square is 54x54 & for the entire design is 219x314. ( one of the floss would be good for one square) For Entire design I might bump it up to 12?
Model can be stitched on 14, 16 or 18 Ct. Aida (color of your choice) using Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch count is 205W x 338W. Also required, but not listed above Gentle Art Sampler Thread Amethyst.
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us." Model can be stitched on 14, 16 or 18 Ct. Aida (color of your choice) using DMC floss. Stitch count is 159W x 128H.
Models stitched over two on 32 Ct. Charcoal Gray using DMC floss. Stitch Count for Box Top: 70 x 44, Design Size: 5" x 3" For Needle Book: 53 x 43, 4" x 3" For Pin Cushion: 39 x 30, 3" x 2" For Needleminder: 15 x 15, 1" x 1"
Model stitched on 32 Ct. White Jobelan using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Mill Hill Beads (or DMC floss 334 or 930 or 931 and 832). Candles are charted using decorative stitches (diagrams inside) or could be stitched with cross stitches. Stitch Count: 44x49. Design Size: 3" x 4"
Model stitched one and two over two on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Mill Hill Beads (or DMC floss 832, 334 or 930 or 931). Specialty Stitch Used: Tent Stitch. Stitch Count: 51x53. Design Size: 3.7" x 3.8"