Be Kind and Treasure Family are the first and second of twelve designs from the Christmas Rules Series. Model stitched on 28 count Summer Khaki Cashel Linen with Crescent Colours and Weeks Dye Works. DMC conversions provided (676 936 815 580 434 934 321 827 3712 712). Buttons included. Stitch Count: 85W x 35H.
The series is stitched on 32 count Light Mocha Belfast Linen and has a stitch count of 85W x 358H.
Model stitched on fabric of your choice with any one color of threads. If using 16 Ct/32 Ct fabric, the design will measure 14.81" x 13.13" and you will need 104.3 meters of 6 ply floss plus a short length of white. If using 18 Ct./36 Ct. fabric, the design size is 13.17" x 11.67" and you will need 46.6 meters of 6 strand floss plus a short length of white. Stitch Count: 237x210
Part 3 of the Jack Frost's Tree Farm series. Models stitched over 2 threads on 30 Ct. Portobello linen with Classic Colorworks floss (or all DMC floss Ecru, 3011, 815, 829, 844, 646, 3012, 436, 3779). Stitch count is 59W x 59H. The seven part series will measure 183W x 173H or 12-1/8" x 11-1/2" on 30 count linen.
"Friends are the family we choose." Model stitched on 32 Ct. French Lace linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 59W x 59H. The small ornament was stitched over one thread on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan with Gentle Art Sampler threads (Baby Spinach, Claret, Deep Sea, Hyacinth and Royal Purple).
"Mothers hold their children's hands awhile...their hearts forever." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Legacy Linen with Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss(or all DMC 422, 3865, 829, 611, 310, 434, 838, 3816, 963, 3354, 3687) and shown with classic pink buttons. Stitch Count: 107W x 59H. The small heart models were stitched on 28 Ct. Earthen Linen. Stitch Count: 49W x 53H. **Note: buttons are optional, can also be stitched.
Models stitched on 28ct. Light Mocha Cashel Linen using Weeks Dye Works Threads (Chesapeake, Honeysuckle, Raspberry) and Gentle Arts Sampler Threads (Liberty, Shutter Green, Victorian Pink). "Ask Me" stitch count: 50w x 50h. "Grandkids are Great" stitch count: 48w x 34h.
"What happens at grandma's, stays at grandma's!" Model stitched on 28 Ct. Willow Lugana from Picture This Plus with Gentle Art Sampler threads. DMC Equivalents provided (3846 598 3825 727 954 322 341 356 962 209 414 422 420 white). Stitch Count: 100H x 73W. Design Size: 8" x 6" Buttons from Just Another Button Company sold separately.
This little sampler has an old-fashioned skinny house and checkered lawn - "Bless Our Home". Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Cafe Mocha Linen with Weeks Dye Works & DMC. Stitch Count: 47W x 82H. (DMC alternates are 3781 926 3790 745 221 3052 520)
"Friends & family are the gifts we hold in our hearts." Model stitched on 28 Ct. mushroom Jazlyn (or mushroom Lugana) with Gentle Art Sampler threads and Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 814, 502, 341, 3777, 413, 935, 712). Comes with a poinsettia button. Stitch Count: 33W x 96H. Pattern only - fabric and floss sold separately.
Descending order chronicles in stitches five generations of women. An alphabet and number chart is included so you can personalize the design. Model stitched on 16 Ct./32 Ct. fabric of your choice with DMC floss or Gentle Art Sampler threads (Morning Glory, Midnight - need 55 yards, Sugarplum - need 18 yards, Tutti Frutti, Hyacinth, Banker's Grey - need 7 yards, Mustard Seed - need 7 yards, Bayberry - need 8 yards, Tropical Ocean - need 7 yards, Spring Grass, Grasshopper - need 10 yards). Stitch Count: 159x346.
"They laughed a little louder, they cried a little softer, they lived a little stronger because they stood together. Sisters." Model stitched over 1 thread on 40 Ct. silk gauze (or fabric of your choice) with Weeks Dye Works floss and DMC floss. If stitching on silk gauze, also need 10 yards of Weeks Linen.
"A special bond that spans the years, through laughter, worry, smiles, and tears. A sense of trust that can't be broken. A depth of love at times unspoken. A lifelong friendship built on sharing, hugs and kisses, warmth and caring."
Model stitched on 28 Ct. Raw Cashel linen with Gloriana Silk, Caron Waterlilies, Dinky Dyes silk floss, Kreinik Silk Mori, Needlepoint Inc silk, Mill Hill and SJ Designs beads. Stitch Count: 285H x 64W. Design Size: 20" x 5". An accessory pack is available that contains all of the threads and beads required to complete the design as shown - except for White DMC #12 Pearl cotton and Access Soie Perlee Creme.
Model stitched on 18ct. Antique White linen Aida using Weeks Dye Works: Dried Sage, Grape Ice, Hibiscus and Honeysuckle. Design size: 30 wide x 30 tall. Uses a Tiny Rose Heart button #3497.T by Just Another Button Company.
"Christmas is Family, Hope, Friends, Home, Joy, Memories, Love." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Flax Belfast linen with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 938, 902, 924, 500, 987, 434, 3760, White). Stitch Count: 62W x 135H. Finished size: 3.75" x 7.5". Shown with buttons from Just Another Button Company.
Stitched on 32 count Summer Khaki Linen with Weeks Dye Works and Gentle Art Sampler Threads. (DMC alternates are 3790 3865 612 223 3051) Buttons from Just Another Button Company sold separately. Stitch Count: 87W x 87H. Design Size: 6" x 6"
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Vintage Country Mocha using DMC floss and Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or all DMC 823, 930, 3766, 310, 3865, 739, 407, 3781, 3799, 783, 612, 931, 927, 844). Stitch Count: 104W x 108H. Design Size: 7.29" x 7.57" Anchor Charm Included.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Mushroom Lugana (or similar fabric) with Gentle Art Sampler threads and Weeks Dye works floss (or DMC 498, 3852, 500, 367, 712). Stitch Count: 32W x 32H. Part of the 12 Blessings of Christmas series. Comes with angel charm.
"Heart of the home is our family" Model stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan using DMC floss and Weeks Dye Works (or all DMC floss 316, 815). Stitch Count: 73H x 80W. Design Size: 5 1/4" x 5 3/4"
"Family like branches on a tree, we grow in different directions, yet our roots remain the same" Model stitched on 14 Ct. China White Aida using DMC floss, Threadworx and Weeks Dye Works. Also required but not listed above Hoot Owl button SB105 from Stoney Creek. Stitch count is 86W x 89H. Design size is 6 1/4" x 6 1/4"
"Faith Family Friends" Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Raw Natural with Blue Dots linen using DMC or Anchor floss, Weeks Dye Works floss, and Mill Hill Beads. Shown with a By Jupiter charm (J60226-AG) and Stoney Creek buttons (SB152S, SB152XS). Stitch Count: 163x85
"Very Best Dad" Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Lambswool linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads and DMC floss (or all DMC 310, 322, 500, 3685, 930, 712, 3752). Stitch Count: 70W x 59H. Shown with a heart charm.
"Sisters down through history joined hand to hand in line. It is the love of needles, silken threads and linen fine that binds us all together with threads through time." Model stitched over 2 threads with 32 Ct. Pearled Barley with Au Ver a Soie silk and Gloriana silk thread (Elizabethan Green, Summer Foliage). Also required, but not listed above #621, 1813, 4511 and 4616 from Au Ver a Soie. Stitch Count: 191x221. Design Size: 12" x 14"
"Home - love lives here, memories are created, friends & family always Welcome and laughter never ends." Model stitched on 14 Ct. Smoke aida with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 144x105. Designed by Diane Arthurs.
"Family Faith Friends. I love you a bushel and a peck & a hug around the neck." Model stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Antique White Jobelan with DMC or Anchor floss and Threadworx floss. Shown with Stoney Creek Buttons (SB006S-qty 2) Stitch Count: 99x127
"Family, Friends, Faith, Forever." Model stitched over 2 threads on 30 ct. Mink linen by R&R Reproductions with Classic Colorworks Belle Soie Silk floss (or Weeks Dye Works Havana). Stitch count: 81x70. Shown with an Olde brass Open Crown charm.
"Whether together or far apart, you are the sister of my heart." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Raw Natural Cashel linen with Gloriana Silk floss, Kreinik Mori, Needlepoint Inc Silks, YLI 4mm Silk Ribbon, SJ Designs beads, Mill Hill beads and DMC Pearl Cotton. An accessory pack is available containing everything except the fabric and DMC pearl cotton. Stitch Count: 64W x 268H. Design Size: 5" x 19". Uses specialty stitches - instructions included.