Happy Easter Jar Wrap

Materials

  • Glass or plastic container with lid
  • DMC 14-count (#964) Lt. Sea Green Aida
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • DMC 6-strand Rayon Embroidery Floss
  • DMC Memory Thread
  • Coordinating-color sewing threads

Tools

  • DMC #24 tapestry needle
  • Fabric glue
  • Iron-on interfacing
  • Velcro dot fasteners, two 5/8”

Stitch Type

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

Basic Supplies

scissors, measuring tape or ruler, iron

Directions

STEP 1

  • Using two strands floss, cross-stitch design centered on cloth.

STEP 2

  • Backstitch and French knot with one strand 310.

STEP 3

  • Apply iron-on interfacing on back of linen. (Note: Stitched piece is approximately 3”x7”.)

STEP 4

  • Following chart and key, couch Memory Thread with matching sewing thread.

STEP 5

  • Measure circumference of container, adding 2-1/2”. Trim cloth measurement and to 4” from top to bottom.

STEP 6

  • Press 1/4” in along long edges and glue. Let dry. Press 1/4” under along short edges and glue. Let dry.

STEP 7

  • Glue Velcro dot fasteners on top and bottom of short ends. Position wrap around jar.
by Lois Winston for DMC Corp

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/526/c093539b-5160-4145-a06d-a5ab3d23832c.pdf



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Happy Easter Jar Wrap
Happy Easter Jar Wrap