Look whose been in the kitchen! Two little brown field mice are busy making Plum Pudding, their favorie Christmas dessert! One is standing on a rolling pin, the other on the flour cannister. Their flour sifter holds a cute little bundle of holly boughs. To create a fun display, I chose to surround the small pillow with whole nutmeg, star anise and a sweet miniature rolling pin, all placed upon an antique ironstone plate....very cute! Design is worked on 36 count Winter Brew linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 69 wide X 77 high. Finished size - 3 3/4" x 4 1/4".
The 4th and final design for this series! The basket is filled with a sweet little Putz styled house, tree and snowman. Santa and Rudolph are ready to hop down the chimney to bring good boys and girls toys. Design is worked on 40 count Summer Khaki linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 93 wide X 81 high. Finished size - 4 5/8" x 4".
Look who has appeared in the meadow, it's Frosty and his little red bird friends! The linen color and floss selection gives this piece a lovely vintage feel. Finished upon a mache box to fill with wintery-themed treasures! Design is worked on 40 count Salt Marsh Green linen. The little candy cane in the cardinals mouth is over 1, rest of design is worked over 2 linen threads. Stitch count - 55 wide X 80 high
#1 of the Songbird's Garden Series is Forever & Ever, featuring a pair of cardinals. These birds truly do depict love and dedication to one another as they mate for life. Design is worked on 36 count linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 159 x 159
#2 in the Songbird's Garden Series is Merry & Bright. The piece features a little Chickadee perched upon an oversized holly bough. Small house and sleigh motif adds extra charm and detail to this sweet piece. Design is worked on 36 count Dove linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 159 X 159
#3 in the Songbird's Garden Series is the Golden-crowne Kinglets & Conifers! This piece has a nice, wintery & woodsy feel to it. Design is worked on 36 count Tin Roof linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 159 X 159
#4 of the Songbird's Garden Series is the messenger of Spring, the favorite of many - the Robin! Design is worked on 36 count Dove linen over 2 threads. Stitch count - 159 X 159
Cross stitch pattern of a portrait of a black and tabby cat with yellow eyes and whiskers, together with two tiny witches. One of the witches is riding on the cat's back. The other seems ready to jump on too. The stitching is worked in soft palette of autumn colors, also used for the surrounding acorn motif and quaker star. This design will turn into a cute little Halloween ornament or cushion. Stitch count - 64 X 64
This witch is quite a character! A thick eyebrow emphasizes the voluntary look, red hair flying at the back of her head. Standing solidly on two legs, she scours the garden in search of the perfect pumpkin!
Cross stitch pattern for a stylized picture of a white deer. The deer is wearing a medieval-inspired costume. Stitch it as instructed or sub out with more Christmas colored flosses for a wonderful holiday piece! Stitch count - 77 x 107
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