Rainy Days


Tell Jack Frost to take a hike as rainy days are a sure sign that spring is just around the corner! Stitch this fun, whimsical design to accent a purse or tote, or make into a pillow to display in your home as spring approaches.

Materials

  • Wichelt Imports, Inc. Denim Blue 28-count Jobelan, 13”x11”
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss

Stitch Types

Backstitch : As indicated in key
Cross-stitch : 3 strands
Half Stitch : 2 strands

Basic Supplies

needle, scissors

Directions

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size is 6-3/4"x4-3/4"; stitch count is 96 w x 68 h
  • Rainy Days
  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads using three strands floss.
  • 3. Half Stitch and backstitch as indicated on chart.
  • 4. Finish as desired.
  • Tip
  • 1. Purchase or create a photo insert tote bag or purse and insert your cross-stitch design in the photo pocket. Switch out the design as the seasons change.

by Joanne Gatenby

Pattern - Rainy Days

Key

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