Thread

Some of My Friends

By  Lois Winston  for  Charles Craft

stitch count: 143 w x 99 h; approx. finished size: 10-1/8" w x 7" h

  • snowmen 008

Materials

  • 17”x13” Cornflower Blue 14-count Aida (Charles Craft)
  • 6-strand Embroidery Floss (DMC); #4 Braid (Kreinik Mfg. Co., Inc.)
  • Blending Filament (Kreinik Mfg. Co., Inc.)
  • Mill Hill Seed Bead (Wichelt Imports, Inc.)
  • Frame: Stephen’s Frame Shop

Basic Supplies

  • needle, scissors

Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands floss or 1 strand #4 braid
Blended Needle: 1 strand floss & 2 strands blending filament
French Knot: 1 strand wrapped two times
Backstitch: 1 strand

Pattern - Some of My Friends

  • 1. Stitch design centered on fabric.

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