The finished size of the 68w stitches x 44h stitches. The model was stitched on Vintage Meadow Rue 32 count linen from Lakeside Linens. The fibers used on the project are from The Gentle Art and Weeks Dye Works. Sand Wool from Weeks Dye Works. The piece was designed to hold black primitive Little Gems from Kelmscott Designs. The horn book is from Images Stitchery Designs (Large horn book birch. Paint the horn book black. The linen is attached to the horn book by stitching 8 mother of pearl buttons through holes drilled in the corners of the horn book. A half a magnet is included with the chart to hold the scissors in place. Stitches on the piece include Cross Stitch over one and two, Long Arm Cross, Rice Stitch, Tent Stitch, Straight Stitches, French Knots, and Nun's Stitch. Detailed finishing instructions and how to attach the stitched pieces to the horn book are included with the chart.
Photography by Michael McCormick.
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