The Biggest Stash

Materials

  • 13”x17” Amber 28-count Linen (Wichelts, Inc.)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch/Straight Stitch: >1 strand
  • Blended Needle: >1 strand each color
  • Cross-stitch: >2 strands
  • French Knot: >1 strand or as noted in key wrapped two times
  • Petite Cross-stitch: >2 strands

Directions

STEP 1

  • Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. (Note: Petite stitches are stitched over one thread.)

Straight Stitch Key

  • 1. DMC 3362, stems on large birdhouse, lavender ties under shelf.
  • 2. DMC 3363, lavender stems.
  • 3. DMC 3371, large black cat’s eyes.
  • 4. DMC 3865, stripe on dog’s head, large black cat’s whiskers.
by Janis Lockhart

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/1409/3ac5088e-086d-4a9c-9e57-dc1cfce1dde9.pdf



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The Biggest Stash
The Biggest Stash