Cardinal Guest Towel

Materials

  • White hand towel with 14-count Aida band
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss

Tools

  • Embroidery Needle

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: >1 strand
  • Cross-stitch: >2 strands
  • French Knots: >1 strand (wrapped two times)

Basic Supplies

scissors

Directions

Size/Stitch Count

  • 1. Approximate finished size: 11-1/4”x2-1/2”; Stitch count: 158 w x 35 h

Towel

  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Stitch design centered on band.
  • 3. Backstitch bird’s eye using 1 strand DMC 310 Black. Backstitch all other using DMC 801 Coffee Brown, Dk.
  • 4. Stitch French Knot using 1 strand DMC 747 Sky Blue, Vy. Lt., wrapped two times.
by Pamela Kellogg

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2574/6aa4bca0-2222-4f8f-8218-1cd9b88fe72c.pdf



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Cardinal "Guest" Towel
Cardinal "Guest" Towel