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A Recipe for a Merry Christmas

By  Lettie Eckberg  for  The Needle's Notion

approx. finished size: 9-1/8"x7-1/8"; stitch count: 182 w 100 h

  • A Recipe for a Merry Christmas

Materials

  • 15”x13” Antique White 28-count Cashel Linen (Zweigart)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)
  • Very Fine Metallic #4 Braid (032) (Kreinik Mfg. Co., Inc.)
  • Mill Hill Glass Seed Beads (00020, 00557, 02013, 02055) (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • Frame: Stephen’s Frame Shop

Stitch Types

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

Pattern - A Recipe for a Merry Christmas

  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads.

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