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Land of the Free Patriotic Bookmark

By  Pamela Kellogg 

Show your pride in being an American this Veteran's Day! Stitch this striking bookmark for those veterans and miltary personnel who have red, white, and blue flowing in their veins.

  • Land of the Free Patriotic Bookmark
  • Closeup View

Materials

  • Zweigart Linen 24-count Gold/White Stitchband (#7272-018)
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Kreinik #4 Very Fine Braid

Tools

  • Embroidery Needle

Basic Supplies

  • scissors

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 1 strand
French Knot: 1 strand, wrapped two times

Pattern - Land of the Free Patriotic Bookmark

  • Size/Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size: 24-count stitched over two threads = 12-count. For 12-count: 2" w x 6-5/8" h; Stitch count: 24 w x 80 h
  • Bookmark
  • 1. Using two strands floss, center and stitch design, working over two threads.

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