No Place Like Home
One-Day Class - Friday
Teacher: Catherine Theron
Technique: Counted Thread
Size: 4 1/4" x 6 1/4" folded closed
Stitched on 32-count Desert Sand linen, this richly detailed “home” for your needlework supplies measures 4-1/4” x 6-1/4” when folded shut. The front features a house, tree, and bird. The back features a willow tree. A stitched alphabet graces the grass area of both the front and the back panels. The book houses a pin keep, needle book, and small pocket. There is a separate fob to attach to your favorite scissors. This piece is stitched with an array of silk and cotton threads. Stitches used are cross-stitch over one, spiral trellis, stem, petit point, Smyrna, diagonal satin, chain, colonial knot, backstitch, and alternating double backstitch.
32-count desert sand linen
Most finishing material
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