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Celebrate the Spirit of the Season

By  Jennifer Rodriguez  for  Always Time to Stitch

size: 5-1/4"x5"; stitch count: 74w x 70h

  • Celebrate the Spirit of the Season

Materials

  • Wichelt Imports: 28-Count White Chocolate Linen; Very Small Bright Yellow Star Button
  • DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss

Basic Supplies

  • embroidery needle, beading needle, q-snap (optional), scissors

Pattern - Celebrate the Spirit of the Season

  • 1. Cross-stitch design centered on fabric over two threads using two strands of floss.
  • 2. Backstitch words using two strands DMC 890 Pistachio Green-UL DK, church steeple using two strands DMC 3852 Straw-VY DK, and white snowflakes using two strands DMC white. All other backstitching is done with one strand DMC 3371 Black Brown.
  • 3. Attach button as indicated on chart using either one or two strands DMC 3852 Straw-VY DK.

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