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Watering Can Pair Cross-Stitch

By  Jennifer Rodriguez for Always Time to Stitch 

7¼”x5”; Stitch count: 102w x 70h

materials

Wichelt Imports Hand Dyed Caribbean Blue Jobelan
DMC 6-Strand Embroidery Floss

basic supplies

Scissors
Embroidery needle
Q-snap (optional)


Stitch Types

Cross-stitch: 2 strands
Backstitch: 1 strand
French knot: 1 strand

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Pattern - Watering Can Pair Cross-Stitch

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

2. Backstitch design using one strand of DMC 310 Black. For french knots, use one strand of DMC 310 Black wrapped three times.

3. Finish as desired.