"Sweet angels sing on Christmas night. Come shepherds see the wondrous sight. Come wise me see the star above, a babe is born to bring us Love." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Smokey Pearl Cashel linen with DMC #8 and #12 Perle Cotton (white), Kreinik Mori (8000, 0553, 701, 7086, 6126, 0724, 0523, 7087), Gloriana Silk (135, 117), Needlepoint Inc (0143, 0304, 0925, 0966, 0126, 0642, 0923), Gentle Art Sampler threads (Sable), Access Au ver a Soie (1835, 4624, cream, noir), Mill Hill beads (40557), SJ Designs petite beads (1818, 18114, 2mm pearl beads), Access Mother of Pearl star beads, Mill Hill treasure (12093), and Boutique Trims (star charm gold). Stitch Count: 329H x 72W. Accessory packs sold separately (Heirloom Nativity Accessory Pack:includes Gloriana overdyed silk, Kreinik Mori, Needlepoint Inc., Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Au ver a Soie, Kreinik #4 Braid, Mill Hill beads, SJ Designs beads, Access beads, and Boutique Trims charms. Stitch count 329x72.
"In the religion of Love there are no believers and unbelievers. Love embraces all." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Old Library Marble from Fabric Flair or 14 Ct. Vintage Country Mocha Aida using DMC floss or (2) Au Ver a Soie 2646. Stitch Count: 169W x 168H. Design Size: 12" x 12"
"I love you just as much today as when you died and flew away. I'll not be sad nor shed a tear, your memories will linger near. We'll meet again when life is done and soar beyond the sun." Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Liberty gathering Gray from R&R Reproductions using Weeks Dye Works, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and DMC floss (or all DMC 355, 3859, 762, (2) 840, 922, 977, 3822, 945, 648, 646, 645, 310 935, 3052, 3013, 301, 435, 317, 318, 168). Stitch count is 127W x 124H. Design size is 8" x 7.75"
Par 2 of the 3 part "Happy Life" series. Complete series stitched on 30 Ct. Charlotte's Pink linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch count for series is 158x238. Chart comes with a button pack. Floss list is for all three designs is listed with part 1 (16-1329) Entire saying will be "On the off chance you won't live forever, you may as well be happy now."
"On the off chance you won't live forever you may as well be happy now". Part 3 of the 3 part "Happy Life" series. Complete series stitched on 30 Ct. Charlotte's Pink linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch count for series is 158x238. Chart comes with a button pack. Floss list is for all three designs is listed with part 1 (16-1329) ***Picture shows the complete 3 part series. Must purchase all 3 patterns to complete the entire design. Buttons included.
Part 1 of a 3 part series. Complete series stitched on 30 Ct. Charlotte's Pink linen with Weeks Dye Works floss. Stitch count for series is 158x238. Chart comes with a button pack. Floss list is for all three designs. Entire saying will be "On the off chance you won't live forever, you may as well be happy now." Shown with a hanger by Ackfeld Manufacturing.
Part Seven of the Abecedarian Series. Model stitched on 30 Ct. American Chestnut linen with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC 301, 783, 3799, 729, 300, 400, 422, 918, 3011, 372, 830, 898, 730, 920, 945, 3772, 3781) Stitch Count: 90W x 144H. Design Size: 6" x 10"
"Life's journey is not to arrive safely at the grave in a well preserved body but rather to skid in sideways totally worn out shouting holy cow what a ride". Model stitched on 14 Ct. White Aida with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 84W x 144H. Design Size: 6" x 11"
Designed by Jim Shore. Model stitched on 28 Ct. Nordic Blue linen or 14 Ct. Nordic Blue Aida with DMC floss, Kreinik Blending Filament, Mill Hill Beads, Mill Hill Treasures, and Mill Hill Buttons. Stitch Count: 175W x 141H.
"America - One Nation Under God - Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness." Another wonderful patriotic design from Sue Hillis! Model stitched on 14 Ct. Summer Khaki Aida. Stitch Count: 90W x 118H. Includes red, white, and blue buttons from HoneyBee Creations.
Reprint of a previously discontinued pattern. "Red sky at night, Sailor's delight. Red sky in the morning Sailor take warning." "A sun shiny shower. Won't last half an hour." All models stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Lambswool using DMC floss. Stitch Count for Large Designs: 84W x 110W. Design Size: 5 1/4" x 6 7/8". Stitch Count for Small Design "House": 36H x 48W. Design Size: 2 1/4" x 3" Stitch Count for Small Design "Seaside": 37H X 49W. Design Size: 2 1/4" x 3 1/8"
"You cause the grass to grow for the livestock And plants for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food from the earth." Model stitched on 32 Ct. French Vanilla Swirl from Silkweaver Fabrics using DMC floss and Classic Colorworks (or all DMC 167, 434, 758, 926, 3021, 3032, 3776, 3856, (2) 3865, 355, 3011, 729, 3364, 869). Stitch count is 190W x 129H.
"Blessed is the life that finds joy in the journey." Model stitched on 30 Ct. 18th Century Brown from R&R Reproductions with DMC floss and Classic Colorworks floss (or all DMC 613, 950, 3371, 400, 3820, 3011, 434). Stitch Count: 177W x 53H. Finished size: 11 3/4" x 3 1/2".
"You are a child of the universer, no less than the trees & stars." Has room for a baby's name and date of birth. Model stitched on 16 ct fabric of your choice with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 149W x 193H.
"Grab Life with both hands." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Toasted Almond (Hand-Dyed Fabrics by Stephanie) with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC floss 522, 3781, 350, 932, 152). Stitch Count: 90x59. Design Size: 6" x 4"
"Wouldn't life be great if sweatpants were sexy, Mondays were fun, junk food was good for you, girls didn't cause so much drama, guys weren't so confusing, and saying goodbye only meant until tomorrow". Model stitched on 32 count Lambswool linen with Crescent Colours thread, Weeks Dye Works thread, and DMC floss (or all DMC 3031, 3687, 3807, 3828, 3790, 731, 3813). Stitch count is 221W x 72H.
Models stitched over two threads on 32 count linen using DMC thread. Stitch count: "Plan Ahead" - 157W x 38H; "Keep it Simple" - 160W x 38H; "Measure Twice" - 113W x 70H; "The Witch is In" - 59W x 41H. Book #130
This cute "Snippet" design says it all: "Life's a Stitch!" Model stitched on 32 Ct. Dirty or Cream Colored Belfast linen. Stitch Count: 54W x 54H. Stitched using Gentle Arts threads. (DMC alternates are 470 924 543 3341 315 223 3363)
A classic Medieval Cluny style interpretation on a partridge in a pear tree is so elegant you will want to display it all year long. Rich, bold colors, a wide gold tone border and black center background, makes the elements of this abundant tree pop out of the picture. Stitch count 167w X 167h, finished size on 14-ct fabric 11-7/8" X 11-7/8".
Model stitched on 14 Count Ivory Aida
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Colonial Parchment using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Classic Colorworks. Also required for the chenille trim, but not listed above Lady Dot Creates Thundercloud. Stitch count is 51W x 51H.
"Life is not measured by the number of breaths that we take, but by the moments that take our breath away." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Lambswool Jobelan using Gentle Art Sampler Threads (DMC alternates are 918 435 783 3045 921 520). Stitch Count: 126W x 98H. Design Size: 9" x 7"
"Laundry Prayer. Grant me the serenity to accept the stains I can't get out, the courage to bleach the ones I can, and the wisdom to remove that one red sock from the load of whites." Model stitched on 14 Ct. White Aida with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 100H x 71W. Design Size: 8" x 6"
Model stitched on 32 Ct. Chestnut linen with DMC floss, Caron Collection Waterlilies, Rainbow Gallery Wisper (W88), Kreinik Metallic thread, Mill Hill Beads, and Mill Hill Treasures. Stitch Count: 251W x 197H.
"A Pirate's Life For Me!" Model stitched on 28 count Vintage Light Examplar Linen by Lakeside Linens with DMC floss, Crescent Colours (Bandana, Bramble Bush-2, Peanut Brittle-2), and Weeks Dye Works (Lucky). The stitch count is 125W x 125H.
"When life gives you rainy days...wear cute boots and jump in the puddles!" Model stitched on your choice of fabric using DMC floss, gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 172W x 171H.
"Life is better with stitching friends" Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Lambswool linen with Weeks Dye Works and DMC floss (or all DMC 3721, 930, 932, 3806, 3790, 3052, 598, 783, 310). Stitch Count: 56W x 111H. Finished size: 4" x 8". Comes with a blue buttons & bonus pattern.
Bonus "Stitch Now - Worry Later" was stitched on fabric of your choice with Weeks Dye Works floss (Baked Apple, Battleship, Blue Heron, Busy Lizzie, Cocoa, Scuppernong, Seafoam, Whiskey). Stitch Count: 58W x 56H
"It's the friends we meet along life's pat that help us appreciate the journey" Model stitched on 28 Ct. Dill using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC 839). Stitch count is 124W x 55H. Design size is 8 3/4" x 3 7/8"