What’s better than a day at the beach? Especially when it's a beautiful sunny day, with a slight breeze, and the ocean is as blue as the sky. This lovely needlework set of smalls is particularly lovely to stitch and use during the summer, or on vacation at the cottage. There's mermaids under a beach umbrella, the ocean waves are cheerful and the book is fascinating… What more do you need? Fabric needed: 11" x 20" Raw 28ct Cashel Linen, 2 x 11" x 12" Antique White Cashel Linen for book. Accessory packs containing threads, beads, buttons, and finishing mateirals are available by Special Order. Finishing videos available on Victoria Sampler’s website.
The kit includes the 40 ct fabric and all the Tudor silks used to stitch this sweet little spring posey to make into a pincushion either on the wood piece built for it or in muffin tin etc. Prefinished wood base is available separately.
So pretty and fun! Needle roll, scissors fob, your imaginiation is the only limit on how to use these beach-themed motifs! The turtle is done over 1 on the 32 ct Sand and made into a pin for the pincushion, but each little portion – eg either fish, seahorse, turtle etc. may be interchangeable and may be made into only 3 sections or use all 6 or 5 as shown in the photograph. Have fun picking your pincushion! Model: 32 ct Sand from Picture This Plus. Pin cushion / needle roll: 37 x 163 stitches.
“Whether together or far apart, you are the sister of my Heart." Stitch this beautiful feminine and heartfelt “Sister” Sampler! Elegant and timeless, yet fitting more modern decor, this sampler is just the thing to celebrate your own sister, or those who are sisters of your heart. You will enjoy stitching bands of specialty stitches, flowers, and lovely Hardanger lace, as you work with the overdyed silk flosses chosen for their joy and happy feelings. Design size: 268h x 64w (19.1”h x 4.6”w) stitched on 14 ct or over-2 on 28ct Model: 28ct Raw Linen Cashel
An interesting band sampler by Jeannette Douglas featuring a number of images and symbols of the North. Stitch this to celebrate and memorialize the North! Thread and bead pack is available - please see "Accessories" tab below.
a sampler commemorating the Battle of Vimy Ridge: a World War 1 battle fought primarily by Canadian soldiers in France, and which has become a symbol of Canadian national achievement and sacrifice. It is stitched in silk, but overdyed cotton and DMC floss conversions will be available. It will be written in the JDD sampler style of writing little notes on why Jeannette used what she did in each row and the significance. Available for pre-order – will be shipped starting in January 2017
Please specify in the "message" portion of the checkout page which charts you would like: 1/2, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/2 or All.
Each set of two charts includes ONLY the last two visible designs in the photograph (IE - charts 5 & 6 include the bottom right and middle right charts only - the other visible designs are in "1 & 2" and "3 & 4".
A truly special sampler project for Canada's 150th Anniversary of Confederation: a set of 12 charts celebrating every month for a patriotic year! Can be stitched 2 ways: on one piece of fabric, or singly and created into pincushions, cubes, small box top, ornaments etc. The project will be available in two ways: Six sets of two charts for $11.95 each or buy the full set (prepaid) for $60.95 - a savings of 15%!
Lizzie Kate's Flip-it series continues with more 3 Little Words wisdom. Stitch them all together, or choose your favorite 3 Little Words to create your own personalized stitchery. Stitch Count: 81W x 51H Fabric: 32 ct. lambswool linen (Wichelt)
Lizzie Kate's Flip-it series continues with more 3 Little Words wisdom. Stitch them all together, or choose your favorite 3 Little Words to create your own personalized stitchery. Stitch Count: 82W x 48H Fabric: 32 ct. lambswool linen (Wichelt)
This is the quickest, sweetest wedding/anniversary chart you'll ever stitch... and it's personalized! Kit includes 32 ct. lambswool linen and antique gold key charm. The main design is stitched over 2 threads, but the personalization is done over one thread so ANY names will fit in the space.
One size fits all...we love that philosophy! Stitch this up one evening for a quick gift or personal treat! Fabric: 32 ct. hand-dyed African daisy Jobelan (Wichelt Imports) Stitch Count: 58W x 50H Fibers: Weeks Dye Works (conversions to DMC/Anchor) Flower Button: Just Another Button Company #2222.T
Santa is jolly and round, but our design is tall and skinny this year. No matter what the shape, Santa is our favorite jolly, round and kind man! Fabric: 28 ct. Amber linen (Wichelt #7615) Stitch Count: 33W x 126H Fibers: Weeks Dye Works (DMC conversions)
Easter is a wonderful time of year, full of hope and renewal. In this sampler we’re on the hunt for yummy chocolate and candy eggs the Easter Bunny left for the kids. What fun and laughter, as they run all over in heady anticipation of their treasures!
Part 3 concludes the mystery, with the bottom portion of the design. Part 3 of the BONUS design is also included with Part 3. For Parts 1 and 2, and the threads and embellishments, please see the Accessories tab below.
This seventh addition to the Gingerbread Village is stitched on Gingerbread colored linen and is dripping with white icing, and elegant roof details. Richly decorated with Christmas buttons, Doubles as a box for your needlework tools and scissors! Stitched with yummy overdyed silk flosses, Perle Cottons, sparkling beads and delicious looking ‘candy’ buttons!
A beautiful Hardanger bellpull with "Welcome" spelled out in lovely floral hearts.
Design size: 40w x 206h (2.85" wide X 14.75" high) Model: 28ct Flax Cashel - red colourway 28ct Platinum Cashel - heirloom pink colourway. (Cut 6" X 18" for bellpull finishing or 9” X 21” for framing.)
This one is fun all the way through. There is counted thread work, silk ribbon embroidery and some beads and Swarovski crystals for sparkle. And the front and back are different, so you get to work two designs in one! What’s not to love?
Busy as a Bee, My Needle & Me reads the verse on this lovely little sampler. Another reads Be Yourself... Everyone Else is Taken. There's also a bonus pin pillow. Crown charm and button included with chart.
This Christmas sampler unfolds in 3 parts, with complete instructions on how to connect the 3 parts of the design. Part 2 includes the middle part of the design, including the lovely saying from "A Christmas Carol," and another bonus holiday pattern. Part 3 solves the mystery with the far right portion of the design.
For the other two parts, please see the Accessories tab.
This sweet sampler is perfect for so many occasions - wedding, anniversary, house-warming and more! Personalization is easy using the alphabet and numerals provided. The main design is stitched over two threads, with the personalized portion stitched over one thread.
Thea’s created a new Small Farm Sampler! Old McDonald’s Farm is a companion to Pumpkin Patch Farm, Babe’s Honey Farm, Ravenhill Farm, Oldfield Orchard Farm, Strawberry Fields Farm and Jingle Bells Christmas Tree Farm. Fun for your kids and yourself, enjoy stitching this new Farm Sampler!
Design area: 72w x 175h (5.1”w x 12.25”h) Model: 28ct Ice Blue Cashel Linen: (Cut fabric: 11”w x 18”h)
Savor the joy of earth’s beauty, and live in the moment! The beautiful Hollyhocks, Morning Glory, Cone Flowers, Lavender, Zinnias and Sunflowers just make you smile. This sampler is full of gratitude for our garden blessings. The Victoria Sampler provides the “Laughing in Flowers” Accessory Pack. It includes overdyed silks and cottons, plus beads and buttons to enhance the scene. Enjoy stitching!
This beautiful little needlework caddy will give you endless enjoyment as you stitch and finish it! Shaped like a small clutch purse, with a flat bottom, and a gusset on each side decorated with pulled thread eyelets. On the back of the etui is a lovely saying with some sweet floral sprigs, and on the front is a flap decorated with pots of specialty stitched flowers. It's just beautiful!
A beautiful little pocket stitched with a very pretty design of flowers, vines, and a bargello-style pattern. The bottom unsnaps to reveal a matching piece of wool felt to hold spare needles.
Use to hold the beautiful Butterfly Thead Winder (available under Accessories tab below) and you're good to go with thread and needles! Or add to a collection of garden-inspired needlework accessories.