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Bee Happy

for  Angelic Crafts

Bring the fun of summer indoors, when you add this charming pillow to your home décor.

  • Bee Happy

Materials

  • 32-count White Jobelan, 16”x10”
  • Weeks Dye Works 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Decorative cotton fabric, 1 yd.
  • Fiber Fil

Tools

  • Needle

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 2 strands

Pattern - Bee Happy

  • Size/Stitch Count
  • 1. Approximate finished size: 8-3/4"x4"; stitch count: 124 w x 57 h
  • Bee Happy
  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads.
  • 2. Trim stitched fabric to measure 10" wide and 5-1/4" high. Cut decorative fabric same size as trimmed stitch fabric.
  • 3. Cut two strips of decorative fabric 45" long and 2-1/2"-wide. Sew short ends of fabric together and fold in half with wrong sides together. Trim strip to 61" long. Gather strip and baste to right side of stitched fabric with raw edges together.
  • 4. Layer decorative fabric right side on top of stitched fabric. Sew all sides using a 1/4" seam allowance leaving a 3" opening at bottom of design. Turn right side out; press flat. Stuff with fiber fil and whip stitch opening closed.

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