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.
A second chart with 3 sweet little Woodland Babies just waiting for you to stitch them for Christmas! (Baby Fawn is in the JCS ornament issue and our Tiny Pack is available for that too) All three are finished the same way - in our Tartlet Tins..! Acc Pack contains overdyed threads, beads and tiny red buttons so you can finish yours the same as Cathy Jean did. Get the Tart Tin Pack too!
Christmas Sampler and matching Sugarplum ornament, a scrumptiously sweet confection of Hardanger flounces and ribbons. Sampler can be made up very easily and quickly into a bellpull using simple bellpull hardware.
Thread & bead pack available under Accessories tab (below). Bellpull hardware also available - please enquire.
You'll love this beautiful new Summer Welcome Banner! The little blossoms on the elegant alphabet letters really speak of home and a generous hospitality. The colours are soft and antique looking, overdyed silks make this piece an instant heirloom.
Gilt edged Pansies adorn these beautiful items to enhance your stitching! White on white stitching enhances the soft golds pinks and greens of the flowers, and touches of sparkling metallic gold and shiny pearl and gold beads make your pieces irresistable..! The set of needle-work accessories includes a Scissor’s Case, a Chatelaine, and a Sampler/Needleroll.
Lovely lilacs adorn these beautiful items to enhance your stitching!
SAMPLER (NEEDLE ROLL) : 69h x 54w, 4 1/2" high x 3 1/3" wide Cut 11" X 10" for framing. (Cut only 11" X 7" for needleroll.) CHATELAINE 32 stitches wide, 54"long X 6" wide SCISSORS FOB 8 stitches wide X 10 high
Designed by Thea Dueck
Models stitched on 32ct Confederate Grey Belfast Linen
Stitch this delicious Gingerbread Retreat Cottage, the ninth addition to the Gingerbread Village! Picture windows at the lower floor show a class in progress. Stitched with yummy silk flosses, Perle Cottons, sparkling beads and many delicious looking ‘candy’ buttons. Finishing instructions and colour photos are included at the end of this leaflet.
See Accessories tab for Thread and Bead pack and Pearl Cotton. White silk floss pack available by Special Order Fabric available separately - please enquire via email or telephone
A third chart with Tartlets! Stitch Cathy's latest baby Owl, Quail and Woodpecker for your tree, and add to your collection of Tartlets! All of them are sitting in the snow, waiting for Christmas, surrounded by a wreath of fir boughs separated by tiny red buttons. All ornaments are quick and easy to stitch and finish in our Tartlet Tins.
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)
This beautiful purple and yellow Spring Box is the second of four seasonal needlework boxes for you to finish yourself! The lid top is fully embroidered while the sides are finished with bright purple cottons.
Inside you can tuck the matching pinkeep, scissors case, and scissors fob.
Accesory pack available by special order - please enquire.
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.)
Thread packs available by special order.