Pledge of Allegiance

Materials

  • 14-count light blue Aida
  • Anchor 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Kreinik #4 Very Fine Braid

Tools

  • #24 tapestry needle

Stitch Type

  • Backstitch: >1 strand
  • Cross-stitch: >2 strands floss or 1 strand braid
  • French knot: >1 strand (wrapped two times)

Basic Supplies

scissors

Directions

Size / Stitch Count

  • 1. Approximate finished size: 7"x5"; Stitch Count 98 w x 70 h

Pledge of Allegiance

  • 1. Print cross-stitch chart and key.
  • 2. Using two strands floss or one strand braid, cross-stitch design centered on fabric.
  • 3. Backstitch words using one strand Anchor 133 Dark Blue. Stitch all other backstitch using one strand Anchor 403 Black. Stitch French knots using one strand Anchor 133 Dark Blue.
  • 4. Frame as desired.
by Lois Winston

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/3192/7283949c-04e6-493a-9434-c5afd53639e2.pdf



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Pledge of Allegiance
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