"My needle & thread may they never part ...it's the key to unlock my stitcher's heart." Chart includes patterns for the box top, pincushion, wax key holder & scissor fob with a link to complete finishing instructions & box lining. The models are stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Platinum Belfast linen with Weeks Dye Works floss, Classic Colorworks and DMC floss. Stitch Count: Box Lid - 121x104, Scissor Fob - 2 pieces 42x42, Waxkeep - 33x47, Pincushion - 130x130.
"I joyfully apply myself to the Needlework that is to be done. I am grateful for the ability to do this art." Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Confederate Gray Linen using Classic Colorworks. Stitch count: 283W x 83H. Design size: 16" x 5"
"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
"What a wonderful blessing - the peaceful time, the quiet hours. The rhythm of the stitching that soothes the troubled mind. The colors & designs that bring joy to the heart. The feeling of cloth & thread that delight the hands. Stitching - a true blessing to the mind and heart and hands." Designed by Eileen Gurak. Model stitched on 28 Ct. Bone Lugana with DMC floss. Stitch Count: 130x130. Design Size: 10" x 10"
"My stitching time is sometimes for your sanity, remember that." Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Azure Blue Lugana using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss white, 369, 938, 902, 471, 3819, 3716, 223). Stitch Count: 83W x 84H. Design Size: 5 1/8" x 5 1/4"
"Mary Mary Needleworker, how does your garden grown? With hand-dyed fabric, floss & pins & scissor all lined up in a row." Model stitched over 2 threads on 32 Ct. Bramble by Picture This Plus with DMC floss. Second option is to stitched on a darker fabric (32 Ct. Echo) with DMC floss (301, 310, 347, 352, 367, 414, 434, 471, 505, 680, 732, 744, 822, 844, 3722, 3761, 3852, 3866). Stitch count: 197x161. Finished size: 12.3" x 10".
"I cannot count my day complete until needle, thread, and fabric meet." Model stitched on 40 Ct. Vintage Maple Sugar from Lakeside Linens using Needlepoint Inc. Silks. Stitched over two using one strand. Stitch count 117x175. (DMC alternates are 3064 926 356 934 3768 524 3021 310)
Model stitched over 2 threads on 40 Ct. Dapple linen from Picture this Plus with Weeks Dye Works, Gentle Art Sampler threads, Classic Colorworks floss and DMC floss (or all DMC 934, 517, 816, 3326, 437, 913, 939, 414, B5200, 783, 895). Stitch Count: 57H x 141W. Finished size: 2.85" x 7".
"I don't self-medicate with cross stitch. I have a prescriptions. The sales girl called it a receipt." Framed model stitched on 30 Ct. Tin Roof and pillow model stitched on 20 Ct. Guacamole using Classic Colorworks (or all DMC floss 902, 603, 151 319, 156, 333, 729, 676, 470, 472). Stitch Count for Framed: 180W x 74H, Design Size: 12" x 5" For Pillow: 62W x 41H, 4" x 3"
Stitcher's pocket, scissor fob, scissor case and needlebook by Thea Dueck. Pocket - Design Area: 102w x 198h. Needlebook - Design Area: 68w x 51h. Scissors Case - Design Area: 36w x 58h. Scissors Fob - Design Area: 22w x 23h. All models stitched on 28 Ct. Raw Linen Cashel with Caron Waterlilies, Gloriana Silk, Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Access Au ver a Soie, Kreinik Mori, Kreinik Braid, Appleton Crewel Wool, Needlepoint Silk, YLI silk ribbon, and SJ designs beads.
"1: When in doubt always buy more linen and thread. 2:Stitch all day and absolutely no housework allowed. 3:Always start a new project before the last one is finished, requiring a return to number 1." Model stitched on 35 Ct. Classic Homespun linen by R&R Reproduction with Gentle Art Sampler threads and Classic Colorworks floss. Stitch Count: 171x139. Design Size: 10" x 8"