Seasonal Bird Series: Hummingbird

Materials

  • White or Ecru Estate Towel with 16-count Aida Band (Charles Craft)
  • 6-strand embroidery floss in colors listed on key

Tools

  • Tapestry needle, #24 (DMC)

Stitch Type

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

Directions

STEP 1

  • To find center of vinyl-weave, fold in half and in half again opposite way. Mark center with contrasting thread.

STEP 2

  • Use two strands of floss to cross stitch, and one strand to back stitch and make French knots.
by Pamela Kellogg for Charles Craft

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/372/fc513ec0-6b59-4afb-89c7-0f056363c015.pdf



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Hummingbird
Hummingbird