Childhood Silhouettes

Materials

  • 17”x17” Forget-Me-Not Blue 28-count Jobelan (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)
  • 1/2 yd. Black Cotton Fabric

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: >1 strand for children/2 strands for everything else
  • Cross-stitch: >2 strands
  • French Knot: >2 strands wrapped two times
  • Petite Cross-stitch: >2 strands

Directions

STEP 1

  • Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. (Note: Petite Cross-stitch should be stitched in direction of symbols.)

STEP 2

  • Finish by adding half-triangles to the four corners for a wall hanging.
by Jo Gatenby for X's & Oh's

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/1362/f806f5b0-1920-49ba-b9a5-8a5621d0c7bc.pdf



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Childhood Silhouettes
Childhood Silhouettes