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
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.
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.
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 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 14 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. Click on the PDF link below to view this document.
Design size: 66 x 66 (4 1/4" x 4 1/4" over 2 on 32 ct or over 1 on 16 count)
Other "Take Time To..." charts availabe in Accessories tab or special order.
A vintage style alphabet highlights this beautiful sampler featuring Quaker-style flowers in pots accompanied by smaller fun motifs. Model is stitched on Natural fabric with Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works cottons. The design size is 8 1/8 x 8 3/4" on 36 ct fabric.
A brand new pattern in the Stitches Series to bring out the Scottish in you. This was a treat to design, although I had to try several different colours before I was thrilled to find Victorian Garden which matched the picture in my brain! Enjoy the subtle purples, and the soft mauves, fun.