Cross-Stitched Bella Basket

Materials

  • White 28-Count Monaco Fabric (Charles Craft).
  • 6-strand embroidery floss in colors listed on chart (DMC®).

Tools

  • Tapestry needle (DMC®), #24.

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: : > 1 strand
  • Cross-stitch: : > 2 strands

Directions

STEP 1

  • Fold cloth in half and in half again opposite way to find center. Mark center with contrasting thread.

STEP 2

  • Use two strands of floss to cross-stitch, and one strand of Avocado Green and Beaver Gray Dk. and two strands of Peacock Blue Lt. to backstitch design centered on fabric.

STEP 3

  • Finish as desired.
by Alice Okon for DMC Corporation

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/1738/a495f536-4f7e-45c9-90f1-0df640a7630c.pdf



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Cross-stitched Bella Basket Journal
Cross-stitched Bella Basket Journal