Includes patterns for a tote bag, book cover, and drawstring bag. Models stitched over 2 threads on 28 Ct. Raw Linen and Antique White Cashel with Gloriana Silk floss, Caron Waterlilies, Kreinik #4 Braid, Kreinik Silk Mori, Needlepoint Inc, Dinky Dyes Silk floss, and DMC Pearl cotton. Includes lots of specialty stitches with diagrams and complete finishing instructions.
"Then here's to the sailor and here's to the soldier too, hearts will beat for him upon the water blue." Model stitched on 32 Ct. Sand linen by Picture This Plus with Treenway Harmony Silks (Rendezvous Blue, Lapis Lazuli, Bachelor's Button, Ice Poppy, Emerald Dream, Marlachite, Sea Lyric, Mermaid Tears, Sea Spray, Dragonfly, Jubilee, Danish Blue, Peacock -need 2, Glacier - need 2). Stitch Count: 298x188.
"Now" model stitched on 30 Ct. Natural Northern Cross Linen with Crescent Colours floss (Ribbon Red), Gentle Art Sampler Threads (Bluejay, Crystal Lake), and Weeks Dye Works (Cocoa, Deep Sea, Moss, Whiskey, Whitewash). Stitch Count: 72W x 51H.
"Then" model stitched on 30 Ct. Natural Northern Cross Linen with Weeks Dye Works (Cadet, Charcoal, Deep Sea, Dolphin, Garnet, Scuppernong, Tin Roof, Whitewash) and Whisper floss (W63). Stitch Count: 37W x 87H.
(NOTE: charm for "then" pattern is no longer available)
"Life is a beach Watch out for the crabs." Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 ct. Sand Edinburgh linen with Gloriana Silk floss (#0035) and Needlepoint Inc silks (993)(or DMC 498 and 310). Stitch count: 113x144.
"Dreams are made of sand and sun" Model stitched on 28 Ct. Ice Blue Cashel Linen with Gloriana Silk Thread, Dinky Dyes Silk Thread, Kreinik Mori Thread (0923), Needlepoint Inc. Thread, SJ Designs 2mm pearl beads - White, Mill Hill Seed Beads, Specialty Charms - 2 Star Fish - Silver, Black Silk Floss, and White Silk Floss. Stitch Count: 80H x 89W. Design Size: 6" x 6".
"On rocks beyond the sandy dune, a mermaid sings a winsome tune that drifts along the ocean breeze & puts my restless soul at ease." Model stitched over two on 32 Ct. Wren by Picture this Plus using Gentle Arts, Weeks Dye Works, Classic Colorworks and DMC (or all DMC floss . Stitch count 124x124. Design Size: 8" x 8". (DMC alternates 645, 646, 648, 945, 3776, 97, 3820, 3822, white, 924, 3810, 3811, 931)
Model stitched over 2 threads on 36 ct. Patriot's Brew linen by R&R Reproductions with Weeks Dye Works floss (or DMC 310, 356, 420, 422, 535, 646, 822,924, 928, 3011, 3022, 3031, 3768, 3773, 3777, 3790). Stitch Count for side: 217W x 57H, Stitch Count for top: 72W x 67H, Stitch Count for bottom: 60W x 60H.