We Give Thanks Cross-Stitch Breadcover


Express the sentiment of the holiday when you add an extra-special touch to your Thanksgiving table with this beautiful cross-stitch breadcover. The simplicity of the design makes it easy to stitch in one or two evenings.

Materials

  • Charles Craft Country Oatmeal 14-count Breadcover, 18” square
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss

Basic Supplies

scissors, iron and pressing surface, contrasting thread

Tools

  • Tapestry needle, #24

Directions

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Size of finished design: 1-1/4”x5-3/8”x5-3/8”; stitch count: 75 w x 75 h
  • We Give Thanks Breadcover
  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Design will be stitched in one corner. Leaving seven rows along outer edge unworked, mark center of one corner with contrasting thread.
  • 3. Following chart, cross-stitch with two strands of floss. Backstitch using two strands DMC 703 Chartreuse.
  • 4. Press cloth on wrong side.

by Alida Macor

Pattern - We Give Thanks Cross-stitch Breadcover

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