Creepy Treats Jar
Skill Level: Beginner Materials
• 12" x 10" piece 14- count white
Fiddler’s Cloth from Charles Craft* • One skein each DMC® or Sullivans®
USA six-strand embroidery floss* • Size 24 tapestry needle *See Where to Find It on page 110.
Instructions: Cross stitch over one square using two strands of floss.
Work French knot where appears using two strands 310/45053 and wrapping floss around needle twice.
Backstitch over one square using two strands of floss.
Finishing Materials & Instructions
• One each 51/2" x 73/4" and 51/4" x 71/2"
piece mat board • 9" length jute twine • Piercing tool • White craft glue • Pins (optional)
Press stitched piece from reverse side, straightening as much as possible.
Round corners of both pieces of mat board. Center stitched piece over larger mat board. Stretch across board and secure stitched piece on back of mat board with craft glue, holding with pins if necessary until dry.
Glue smaller mat board on back of covered mat board. Let dry.
Pierce two holes through assembled piece 11/2" from each side near top as shown in photo.
String jute twine between holes from back to front of ornament. Knot securely on front of piece and trim ends of jute twine.