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 continuation of what was inspired by Acorn Stitches. This pattern was originally taught at the Niagara Peninsula Needlearts Guild in St. Catharines ON. building on the theme of Acorn Stitches I have used grapes as the base and given you a varitey of new stitches to learn!
Design Size: 126 x 76; 8 x 6″
Fabric: 32 ct Vintage Examplar by Lakeside Linens (substitutes available - please enquire)
This pattern was originally taught at Acorns and Threads in Portland, OR. I have changed the middle to reflect a more general wording that we can all use, and it became the inspiration for a totally new series! It is what I seem to do best, mix old yet make new! Enjoy!
Design size: 127 x 99 (7 3/4" x 6" on 32 ct evenweave or 16 ct Aida)
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.
Both a spot and a band sampler, there are multitudes of motifs on this interesting and fun sampler.This could be a great way to use of some stash threads or explore with threads outside your usual palette or fibre content.
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