Samplers and More
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80. Teardrops ~ $13.00 CAD
This pretty little project is my 80th published design.
Stitched on 28 count Jobelan evenweave it uses delicious hand dyed and solid colour silks. Big stitches work up quickly to stunning effect. Add a few beads and it is done.
It is stitched over 99 x 141 threads.
66. It's All About Hearts ~ $12.00 CAD
Here are 3 little valentine ornaments. They are stitched on 24 count Congress cloth. Make them for all your special Valentine friends. The stitch counts are 71 x 124, 82 x 41, and 98 x 57.
62. A Posy for You ~ $9.00 CAD
Here is a little bit of whimsy. I found the buttons in our local shop and immediately pictured this bouquet. I stitched it on 28 count Jobelan and it has a stitch count of 48 x 60.
60. My Grandma's Quilt ~ $14.00 CAD
Stitched on 28 count Jobelan with lovely over-dyed silk threads and ribbon, this piece has a stitch count of 64x92. You will love all the blocks of different stitches. It is simply beautiful!
30. The Lord's Prayer ~ $8.00 CAD
This chart also includes a graph for the 23rd Psalm. I imagined an old bronze cross found in a medieval church. Backstitched lettering and cross stitches form the main cross. Then you add all the bronze beads and it is stunning. The second graph for the 23rd Psalm is worked in silver metallic with no beads. The stitch count is 120 x 159. You will use two different threads for each cross and beads.
20. A Heart Full of Love ~ $10.00 CAD
How many ways can you stitch a heart? A perfect Valentine! Stitched on 28 count Lugana, it uses just one hand dyed silk and a few beads. The finished size is approximately 6.5" x 6". Stitch count is 88 x 82
7. More Variations ~ $13.00 CAD
Nine medallions using specialty stitches and beads. Arrange them as I have or any way you please. You will use five threads and one type of bead on 36 count Linen. Stitch count 80 x 80 The finished sample measures 4.5 inches square.
5. Blessings ~ $11.00 CAD
This prayer sampler would make a lovely gift for a new baby or a child. It has two different colour ways for boys or girls. On 32 count linen, it uses five threads, two types of bead and one charm. Stitch count: 82 x 178. "May the Lord walk beside you to comfort you. May the Lord walk above you to watch over you. May the Lord walk behind you to keep you safe. May the Lord walk ahead of you to show you the way."
3. Welcome to our World ~ $13.00 CAD
This is a pretty little sampler to welcome a new baby. I designed it for our youngest granddaughter. Also included are colour suggestions for a little boy's version. Stitch count: 87 x 230. Stitched on 32 count Lugana the finished size is 5.5" x 14.5". Welcome to our world little one. God Bless You Emma.
1. A Stitcher's Wish ~ $13.00 CAD
This is the re-worked version of my very first design. It has samper stitches and a little bit of simple hardanger. It is stitched on 32 count linen and uses one silk and seven cotton threads as well as beads. Stitch count 66 x 195. The finished size is 4.2" x 12.2". "I learned to stitch at Grandma's knee. How precious the gift she gave to me. If I had one wish before I'm gone. I'd wish to pass this talent on."