The framed design and needlecase/scissor fob are stitched on 30 ct Mink linen using Classic Colorworks Belle Soie silk floss. (DMC alternates are 918/356 3031/3787) The hanging pin kep design is stitched on 28 ct Sand Castle using Thread Gatherer's Silk n Colors and DMC floss. Stitched count for framed design 133x88 Stitch count for hanging pink keep 26x88 and stitch count for needlecase/fob 25x98. Framed design is embellished with our tiny pineapple and flying bird brass charms (on the list)
"Home is where your heart is" Model stitched one over two on 46 Ct. Parchment using Gentle Art Sampler Threads, Weeks Dye Works, and Classic Colorworks. Threads listed above are only for part 1. Also required, but not listed above "Linen" from Gentle Art Sampler Threads. Stitch Count: 83W x 83H. Design Size: 3 1/2" x 3 1/2".
Model stitched one over two on 32 Ct. Dirty Ewe from Dames of the Needle using Gentle Art Sampler Threads (or DMC floss 310, 402, 498, 666, 3733, 3776, 3865). Stitch Count: 150 x 59. Design Size: 10" x 4"
Part one of the Quilted with Love Series. Model stitched over two on 28 Ct. Lambswool linen using either DMC or Anchor floss, along with Weeks Dye Works and Mill Hill Beads. Also listed but optional are buttons by Stoney Creek (sb024 sb006drdxs) Stitch Count: 60W x 79H
"Home is Where Our Story Begins." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Daily Grind linen by R&R Reproductions with Weeks Dye Works and The Gentle Art Sampler threads. Stitch Count: 48W x 65H. (DMC alternates are 347 3051 930 745 3052 3863 794 598 712)
Inspired by days gone by, the cross stitch Prim Stitch Series by Lori Holt of Bee in my Bonnet Company extols the virtues of rural communities and village life that we still honor and cherish today. In this pattern series, Lori gives traditional quilting motifs her trademark happy twist, with a sweet and simple border.
Comes with full-color instructions, diagrams and supply list, including suggested DMC and AuriFloss colors. It is printed on durable 8.5"X11" cardstock. The cross stitch is designed to work on prim 25 Count Lugana and finishes at 6"X6". Prim Stitch Series is a collection of 12 patterns. Each individual chart has a stitch count of 74w x 74h.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 25 Ct. Prim Lugana with Aurifloss (1103, 2440, 2437, 2420, 2140, 5001, 2888, 4129, 6734, 1248, 1140, 6731, 6730, 6722) or DMC floss (816, 3833, 761, 754, 725, 3855, 470, 991, 159, 161, 08, 3861, 453, 3865).
"Home is where we share and love and grow." Model stitched on 10 Ct. Camel Heatherfield (or fabric of your choice) with Gentle Art Sampler threads (or DMC floss 502, 561, 931, 930, 3021, 712, 304, 310). Stitch Count: 60W x 60H. Comes with a heart charm.
"August wears a golden crown, fields are lush and bright. Summer sun begins to wane, making way for Autumn delight." Model stitched on 28 Ct. Natural Brown Linen with DMC floss, Gentle Arts Sampler Threads and Weeks Dye Works (DMC alternates are 3865 612 3829 3031 367 520 3052 973 3854 3328 368 3852 3781 535 926 3064). Stitch Count: 111W x 168H. Design Size: 8" x 12"
Heart-warming, "Home Sweet Home" and Morning Glory Sampler. Sandy Orton brightens the day and the home with this parchment-like sampler in Counted Cross-Stitch. This verse and design by the artist, reads "Every house where love abides and Friendship is a guest, is surely home, A Home Sweet Home. For there the heart can rest". Stitch Count 112w X 189h. Finished size on 14-count 8" X 13-1/2". Model stitched on 14 Count White Aida.
Model stitched on a 16 Ct. Evenweave Throw Afghan and 14 Ct. White Aida (for ornaments) over 1 thread/square and on the 28 Ct. White Jobelan over 2 threads with 2 strands of floss for cross stitching. Stitched using DMC, DMC #5 Pearl Cotton, Kreinik #4 braid and optional glissen gloss. Stitch count for each block is 32x32.
Model stitched on a 14 Ct. Lady Elizabeth Afghan with DMC or Anchor floss, DMC Color Variation floss, DMC Color Variations Pearl Cotton, Weeks Dye Works floss and Glissen Gloss Rainbow Blending thread. Each square has a stitch count of approximately 83x85.
Model stitched over 2 threads on 20 Ct. White Lugana with 4 Strands of DMC floss for cross stitch and 3 for backstitching. Approximate size is 44 1/2" x 53". There are 30 squares, each with a stitch count of 90x89. Design uses DMC 6 strand and Color variations floss as well as Kreinik and Kreink #4 Braid. Total stitch count is 446x530.
The model was stitched over 2 threasds on 20 Ct. Light Ash Grey Lugana with 4 strands of DMC or Anchor floss, DMC Light Effects, Threadworx, and Weeks Dye works floss. Stitch Count for entire design: 446W x 530H.
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Maple Sugar linen from Lakeside Linen using Classic Colorworks and Weeks Dye Works (or DMC floss 3858, 779). Specialty Stitch Used: Smyrna Cross. Stitch Count: 71W x 50H. Design Size: 5 3/4" x 5"
Model stitched two over two on 32 Ct. Shrekie's Tan Linen from Needle Bling Design Hand Dyed Fabrics using Gentle Art Sampler Threads and Classic Colorworks (or DMC floss 832, 3828, 746, 353, 603). Stitch Count: 50W x 121H. Design Size: 7 5/8" x 3 1/8"
Stoney Creek's Santa Collectors' Series features 6 exquisite cross-stitch designs highlighting some of the many faces and names of Santa Claus through the ages:
Woodland Santa (#1) (103w x 148h Stitches) This pattern calls for GlissenGloss 000 bright white and 406 gold Rainbow Blending thread and Mill Hill 03049 rich red antique beads.
Kris Kringle (#2) (106w x 147h Stitches) This pattern also uses the GlissenGloss RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02011 Victorian gold beads and a BE003 gold small raised star charm.
Patchwork Santa (#3) (102w x 147h Stitches) This design also uses RBT000 and RBT406, plus Mill Hill 02010 ice beads and 2 mini jingle bells (NM5352).
Olde Time Santa (#4) (106w x 149h Stitches) This chart also calls for RBT000 and RBT406 with the Mill Hill 03049 beads.
Victorian Holly Santa (#5) (99w x 149h Stitches) This design uses the RBT406 gold and Mill Hill 03049 beads.
North Pole Santa (#6) (101w x 149h Stitches) This pattern calls for the RBT000 and RBT406 threads, 002J gold Japan Thread #7 and Mill Hill 02013 red red beads.
The individual Santas can be stitched on 28 ct ivory Lugana or any fabric of your choice. The afghan series which was originally featured in the 2000 Stoney Creek Cross Stitch Collection magazines was stitched on 2.25 yards of 20 ct gold/cream Lugana with a grid created with RibbonFloss.
(DMC listed in box is for Woodland Santa Block 1 along with glissen gloss and Mill hill beads)