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 triple delight with a sampler that has 3 bands in one! this sampler was built out of the idea for the 2009 Shepherd's Bush retreat theme of 'a sampling of myself' attended by Jeannette. It uses all silk threads and has lovely little charms and buttons to complete it.
This design is 17 boxes of specialty stitches, each box has instructions with stitch diagrams when needed. A diagram of alternate sayings is available for the Take Time To… series. It will be uploaded soon, and link will be posted here.
Design size: 66 x 66 (4 1/4" x 4 1/4" on 32 ct over 2 or 16 ct over 1)
This is a continuation in the 'Stitches' series and all patterns fit into the Acorn box by Olde Colonial Designs. They can alternately be framed. Box top is in colour, framed piece is monochrome. They are both wonderful in their own way.
Design size: TBA
Models stitched on: 32 ct for the box top, 35 ct for the framed piece.
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
This leaflet is a match to Thistle Stitches in the Stitches series. The leaflet gives great instructions on stitching and finishing the 2 needlecushions, pincushion, scissors fob and lavender bag. Fill with your favourite herbs - lavender, mint, you name it!
A lovely old-style sampler that combines cross stitch and 15 different stitches into a modern twist. Delightful to learn new stitches and enjoy the presentation in a booklet style, with main graph folded in the back of the booklet. There is a free chart for this sampler- the needlebook as shown in the pictures. It has one of every stitch on it, making it a great preface piece prior to doing the big sampler. Model: 179 x 221 on 32 ct Sand by Picture This Plus
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%!
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.