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.
"Be kind". Part seven of an 8 part series. Model stitched on 28 Ct. Lambswool linen with DMC floss, Gentle Art Sampler threads, Threadworx, and Kreinik Blending Filament. Stitch count: 41W x 41H. Design shown with a Stoney Creek button (SB143 right facing bee flying, extra small). If stitching all 8 charts together, design size is 3" wide by 22" high when stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Antique Tan linen.
Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Aspen using Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works. Specialty stitch used: Double Cross Stitch. Stitch count: 225W x 211H. Design size: 12 1/2" x 11 3/4"
Model stitched on fabric of your choice with one color of floss. For 14/28 Ct. fabric size is 27.79" x 32.21". You will need 290 meters of 6 ply thread. For 16/32 Ct., fabric size is 25.06" x 28.94". You will need 255 meters of 6 ply thread. For 18/36 Ct., fabric size is 22.94" x 26.39". You will need 115 meters of 6 ply thread (using one strand of floss). Stitch Count: 305x367.
Model stitched on fabric of your choice with one color of floss. Finished sizes: 14/28 Ct. fabric 15.07" x 17.79" with 94.3 meters of floss, 16/32 Ct. fabric 13.19" x 15.56" with 82.7 meters of floss, 18/36 Ct. fabric 11.72" x 13.83" with 38.2 meters of floss. Stitch Count: 211x249.
Five antique samplers are included with this collection. Select a fabric and thread of your choice.
Abingdon 1878 Stitch Count: 190W x 158H. Berta Heinen Sampler 1904 Stitch Count: 166W x 171H. The Brkits L Sampler Stitch Count: 195W x 155H. The Greek Key Sampler Stitch Count: 114W x 108H. The Star Sampler Stitch Count: 191W x 139H.
"Encourage one another day after day. Hebrews 3:13" Model stitched two over two on 28 Ct. Amazing Gray Linen using Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 355, 986, 977, 3021, 3848). Stitch Count: 70W x 42H. Design Size: 5" x 3"
"Let not mercy and truth forsake thee, bind them about my neck. Write them on the tablet of your heart. Proverbs 3:3". Model stitched on fabric of your choice with any one color of thread. Stitch Count: 360x338.
Model stitched one over two on 36 Ct. Tycho using Weeks Dye Works. Stitch Count: 103W x 270H. Approximate Finished Size of Folded Needlebook: 5.5" x 5". Finishing uses Weeks Dye Works Wool and Lady Dots Creates "Rainy" Ribbon and "Blue Fescue" Velvet.