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Southwestern Coasters

By  Julia Lucas 

approx. finished size and stitch count: varies for each design

  • Southwestern Coasters

Materials

  • 10”x10” White 28-count Linen
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)
  • Round Coasters (Crafter’s Pride)
  • Steam-A-Seam2

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 1 strand

Pattern - Southwestern Coasters

  • 1. Stitch design over one thread. Allow 2" between each design.
  • 2. Affix 4"x4" square of Steam-A-Seam2 to wrong side of stitched fabric following manufacturer's instructions. Trim within 4 threads of stitched design.
  • 3. Cut four 3-1/4" diameter circles from felt. Iron design onto felt.
  • 4. Finish using manufacturer's instructions.

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