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Hearts a Plenty Box

By  Jackie Hendricks 

Stitch a beautiful heart box as a precious keepsake for that special someone this Valentine's Day.

  • Hearts a Plenty Box

Materials

  • Wichelt Imports, Inc. White 28-count Jobelan, 9"x9"
  • DMC 6-strand Embroidery Floss
  • Just Another Button Co. Folk Art Red Heart (3449T)
  • Wichelt Imports, Inc. Mill Hill Frosted Glass Seed Bead (62004)
  • Sudberry House 5” Simply Square Box (99721)
  • Batting, 4-3/4" square

Tools

  • Embroidery needle

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Petite Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 2 strands or as indicated in key

Pattern - Hearts a Plenty Box

  • Size / Stitch Count
  • 1. Approx. finished size: 3"x3"; stitch count: 41 w x 41 h
  • Hearts A Plenty Box
  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads.
  • 2. Assemble using 4-3/4" square of thick batting between stitched fabric and box.

Key