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Watermelon Picnic Cross-stitch

By  Jennifer Rodriguez of Always Time to Stitch 

4¾”x4½”; stitch count: 67w x 63h

MATERIALS

Wichelt Imports Hand Dyed 28-Count African Daisy Jobelan 

DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss 

 

TOOLS

Q-snap (optional)

 

BASIC SUPPLIES

Needle

Scissors 

 

STITCH TYPES

Cross-stitch: 2 strands

Backstitch: 1 strand

Pattern

1. Cross-stitch design centered on fabric over two threads using two strands of floss. 

2. Backstitch design using one strand of DMC 310 Black except picnic blanket. Backstitch picnic blanket using one strand of DMC 820 Royal Blue-VY DK. 

3. Finish as desired.

 

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