"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary" - Edgar Allan Poe. Model stitched on 35 Ct Havana Linen by Weeks Dye Works using Needlepoint Silk floss (965, 998 and 976). Stitch count is 161 x 64.
Find delight in nature's gifts throughout the year with this traditional nature sampler. Beautiful birds, foliage and and a bouquet of flowers frame the words: "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven." Celebrate the turning of the seasons or a memory of a special day. Or simply personalize with a message unique to you. An instant heirloom.
Stitch count 237w X 141h. Finished size on 28-ct fabric over 2 threads 16-7/8" X 10". Model stitched on 28 Count White Evenweave Fabric.
Bring warmth and whimsy to ordinary walls with this vibrant sun and sunflower design. Makes for a great house warming gift or simply to celebrate summer! Includes the poem "the kiss of the sun for pardon, the sound of the birds for mirth, one is nearer God's heart in a garden, than anywhere else on earth."
Stitch count 111w X 154h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 7-7/8" X 11""
. Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida Fabric.
"You are my sunshine, my only sunshine. You make me happy when skies are blue. You'll never know dear how much I love you. Please don't take my sunshine away." Model stitched on 35ct. Kansas City Blend Linen with Classic Colorworks Thread. DMC alternates are 3371 832 902 451 452. Stitch count is 109W X 94H.
Enjoy spring all year long with this enchanting flower garden fairy poem design by Barbara Baatz Hillman. The sweet fairy is surrounded by lovely flowers, buds and butterflies. Adds a magical touch to any home, for your avid gardener or special girl.
Stitch count 132w X 175h. Finished size on 14-ct fabric 9 3/8" X 12-1/2". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida Fabric. Also listed on the pattern, but not in the supply list, Kreinik #4 Braid in #041
"Lovely mother-in-law, you are the mother I received the day I wed your son and I just want to thank you, mom, for all the things you've done. You have given me a gracious man with whom I share my life. You are his lovely mother and I his lucky wife. You used to pat his little head and now I hold his hand. You raised in love a little boy, then gave to me a man." Stitch Count: 120W x 147H.
Model stitched on 28 ct Cherub Pink linen using DMC floss, DMC color variations, Weeks Dye Works, Mill Hill beads and Treasures.
"The dew upon the berry, reflects the morning sun. It glistens like a diamond, until the rabbits come." Stitched on 28 count Natural Pearl Linen with Crescent Colours floss. The stitch count is 53W x 204H.
"If you can start the day without caffeine, if you can resist boring people with your troubles, if you can eat the same food every day and be grateful for it. If you can understand when your loved ones are too busy to give you any time, if you can take criticism and blame without resentment, if you can face the world without lies and deceit, if you can say honestly that deep in your heart you have no prejudice against creed, color, religion, or politics, then my friends, you are almost as good as your dog!" Model stitched on 28 Ct. Antique White Jubilee. Stitched with DMC, Threadworx for the Needle Necessities & Glissen gloss floss. Stitch Count: 145W x 185H.
Elevate your interior decor with this sweet and intricate band style sampler accent piece that features the inspirational poem Kind Hearts Are Gardens. "kind hearts are gardens, kind thoughts are roots; kind words are flowers, kind deeds are fruits." Along with hearts, flowers, hearth and home, this lovely message is the perfect way to remind someone special just how much you care. This design uses five specialty Kreinik threads, braids or cords.
Each chart pack comes with a full color chart with with easy-to-read symbols and graphs. Each chart pack comes with a full color image, chart, DMC floss color guide, and general directions.
Stitch Count 84w X 227h, finished size on 28-count fabric 6" X 16-1/8"
. Model stitched on 28 Count Antique Ivory Cashel Linen. Also required, but not listed above, Kreinik #4 Braid 007HL and Kreinik 209C.