This sweet little redwork sampler is an original design and was inspired by my Georgian Miniature redwork sampler from an earlier period. I think it would make an excellent addition to any sampler wall, especially those that collect red samplers. You are purchasing an instant downloadable file.
The Design is 281 wide x 155 high. The model is stitched on 36ct Edinburgh linen by Zweigart with Valdani overdyed silk called aged wine. The total stitch count is 9147 stitches and it takes 1 ball of Valdani silk (the ball is about 23 yards) which equals about 3 skeins of regular floss. The design is all cross stitch and lends itself to Pattern Keeper.***there is an update for the chart.An error has been corrected on pages 4 & 8. The curly row had a couple of bad curlies! You can re-download the corrected chart at any time.thank you!warmly, Birgit
The cut fabric size includes 3 inches (8cm) allowance on all sides for finishing or framing. Calculations are listed for Linen and Aida Cloth.
28/14 ct design is 20" x 11" Cut Fabric 26" x 17"
32/16 ct design is 17.5" x 9.75" Cut Fabric 24" x 16"
36/18 ct design is 15.75" x 8.75" Cut Fabric 22" x 15"
The model was stitched with Valdani Silk floss called aged Wine S78
You could use as a substitution:
DMC 814 -Dark Garnet
Classic Colorworks Silk #CCS-034 Cranberry
Weeks Dye Works 1331Brick
Gentle Art Floss 0360 Cranberry
Thank you and happy stitching!
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