En Catimini

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Translated Title "On the Sly", a counted cross stitch design by Zaza Picque
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Price: £8.50
Description

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"On the Sly" is a counted cross-stitch chart with instructions translated in English.
The story of a little bird that wanted to be free. The text says in French "I am in the garden". The chart comes with the pattern for the mounting but no finishing instructions.

Design stitch count: 138 wide x 75 high

Design area:

  • 17,3 x 9,4 cm (6¾ x 3¾ in) on a 40 count linen or on a 20 count Aida
  • 23 x 12,5 cm (9 x 5 in) on a 32 count linen
  • 21,9 x 11,9 cm (8⅝ x 4¾ in) on a 16 count Aida
  • 25,1 x 13,6 cm (9⅞ x 5⅜ in) on a 28 count linen or 14 count Aida

Specialty stitches: This is a pure cross-stitch design with some eyelet stitches (the stars in the sky)

Threads and colours

This pattern shows 9 colours:

  • 9 references of The Gentle Art threads (counterpart in DMC number available on the chart)
The model on the picture has been stitched on a 40 count linen fabric (colour "off-white") using one strand of cotton over two threads of fabric for a faded effect. But you can stitch it with two strands of cotton on the fabric of your choice (aida, evenweave or linen).

Recommended Fabric: of your choice regarding the type (aida, evenweave or linen) and the stitch count, colour "white" or "off-white", 45x35 cm (18x14 in).

This product is a cross-stitch chart + instructions translated in English.

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