Butterfly and Daisies Towel


Butterflies fluttering above a sea of fresh daisies are a sure sign that spring is coming! Celebrate the long-awaited season by stitching this gorgeous design.

Materials

  • White hand towel with 14-count inset
  • DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss

Stitch Types

Backstitch : 1 strand
Blended Needle : 1 strand each color
Cross-stitch : 2 strands
French Knot : 2 strands wrapped two times

Basic Supplies

needle, scissors

Directions

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished design size: 11”x2-3/4”; Stitch count: 155 w x 40 h
  • Towel
  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Stitch design centered on fabric using two strands floss.
  • 3. Backstitch design using one strand as indicated on chart. For blended needle, use one strand each of DMC 301 Mahogony-Med and DMC 3853 Autumn Gold-Dk. For French knots, use two strands wrapped two times. Knot and clip thread ends.

by Pamela Kellogg for Courtesy of Charles Craft

Pattern - Butterfly and Daisies Towel

Key

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