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The Biggest Stash

By  Janis Lockhart 

approx. finished size: 6-3/8"x10-5/8"; stitch count: 90 w x 150 h

  • The Biggest Stash

Materials

  • 13”x17” Amber 28-count Linen (Wichelts, Inc.)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC)

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Petite Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Blended Needle: 1 strand each color
Backstitch/Straight Stitch: 1 strand
French Knot: 1 strand or as noted in key wrapped two times

Pattern - The Biggest Stash

  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric over two threads. (Note: Petite stitches are stitched over one thread.)
  • Straight Stitch Key
  • 1. DMC 3362, stems on large birdhouse, lavender ties under shelf.
  • 2. DMC 3363, lavender stems.
  • 3. DMC 3371, large black cat's eyes.
  • 4. DMC 3865, stripe on dog's head, large black cat's whiskers.

Key