The 2nd in this Seasons of Baltimore series! With the antique quilt blocks as inspiration, this wonderful sewing basket and pinkeep were created! The cross stitch is applied to an oval mache box and finished in a perfect box for storing small hoops, scissors and needle keeps. Pattern has easy to follow, step by step finishing instructions for both the box and the small pincushion. Designs are worked over 2 threads on 40 count Parchment linen. Box stitch count - 232 X 52. Pinkeep stitch count - 54 X 52
NEW SEASONAL SERIES! The 2nd in the series, Basketful of Summer Time. A 4 5/8" x 4" pinkeep is filled with flag-waving dog, a sweet little miss, star-shaped flowers and a wonderful American flag nicely frames off the house. Design is worked on 40 count Summer Khaki over 2 threads. Stitch count - 93 wide X 81 high
Watch for the Autumn and Winter designs to follow in 2018!
Designed with the antique German Putz sheep as the inspiration, comes this sweet & Springy-themed design. Mother robin has taken up residence in the wagon of this old-style pull toy. Design is worked on 40 count Parchment linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 139 wide X 69 high. Finished size - 6 7/8" x 3 3/8".
A beautiful Quaker-style sampler with a bit of a modern day twist, we bring to your stitching basket Indigo Lane! The pattern includes the picture as well as the small thimble/button box. The pattern will give easy to follow, step & step finishing instructions for the box. The box gets trimmed with linen ric rac and sits upon a wooden base. Picture stitch count - 141 wide X 69 high. The finished size of the box is 4" x 4" x 2. The picture is worked on 36 count, box on 40 count and both fabrics are the Summer Khaki linen.
This sampler was designed using parts of a much larger antique sampler, S.A Lister, 1852. The sampler is worked in the same color palette and fabric as the Summer Schoolhouse-Lessons in Abecedarian series is. It makes a wonderful companion piece to that 4 part series. Design is worked on 28 count Lugana over 1 thread. Finished size is 9 1/2" x 4". Stitch count - 226 wide X 114 high
NEW SEASONAL SERIES! The first up in this series is Basketful of Spring Time. This small 4 5/8" x 4" pinkeep is filled with bright, cheery Easter-themed motifs...bunny, peeps, blooming tulips and trees with Easter eggs hanging from them on either side of a quaint farmhouse. Design is worked on 40 count Summer Khaki linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 93 wide X 81 high
Pattern for a small & sweet sampler with a hint of Quaker. The simplicity of this mini sampler is quite stunning. Design is worked on 32 count linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 101 X 93
Pattern for an antique-styled sewing roll, or huswife as they were called centuries ago! The use of motifs and colors in this design are just stunning! I saw this piece in person and it is beautiful! Stitch it to use or stitch it for display! Design is worked on 35 count linen over 2 threads. Stitch count 247 X 71
Pattern for a sampler with great resolutions for the stitcher! Everyone needs to own this sampler. The design is worked on 35 count linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 171 X 139
Chart of and antique sampler stitched by Sarah Hopwood and completed in 1847. Design is worked on 46 count linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 187 X 183
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