Penguins Noel Décor

Materials

  • Delft Blue Pale 18-Count Aida Cloth (DMC), 6”x9”
  • 6-strand Embroidery, Satin and Light Effects Floss in colors listed on chart (DMC)
  • Batting-covered adhesive mounting board, 3-1/2”x6-1/2”
  • Double-sided adhesive-backed mounting board, 3-1/2”x6-1/2”
  • Backing fabric, 6”x9”
  • White satin ribbon, 1/4”-wide, 1/4 yd.
  • Aqua braided cording, 3/4 yd.

Tools

  • Tapestry needle (DMC), #24
  • Fabric glue

Directions

STEP 1

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

STEP 2

  • Using two strands of floss, Satin Floss or Light Effects, cross-stitch design centered on Aida cloth.

STEP 3

  • Use one strand E334 to backstitch snowflakes. Use one strand 310 to backstitch and French knot penguins.

STEP 4

  • Mount stitching centered on batting-covered mounting board, folding corners first, then sides, securing edges of fabric to adhesive side of board. Repeat for backing fabric on double-sided adhesive mounting board.

STEP 5

  • Glue boards together.

STEP 6

  • Beginning at bottom center, glue cord around perimeter.

STEP 7

  • Fold ribbon in half to form loop. Glue to top center of ornament at back.
by Lois Winston for The DMC Corporation

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/4647/4028ad1e-07d2-4ad3-90e1-e9a9dd6eb5df.pdf



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Penguins Noel Décor
Penguins Noel Décor