Skill Level: Beginner
Materials • 10" x 10" piece 28- count Phoenix
Cashel linen from Picture This Plus* • One skein each DMC® or Sullivans®
USA six-strand embroidery floss* • One spool Kreinik Very Fine Braid #4* • One card Rainbow Gallery Fuzzy Stuff* • Size 24 tapestry needle *See Where to Find It on page 110. Stitch Count: 54H x 43W Design Size: 37/8" x 31/8"
Finishing Instructions: Refer to FlatOrnament Finishing Instructions on page 107. Trim and hanger were made using twisted-cording* made of DMC 310, 321 and E940. Model was embellished with 21/2" plastic glitter spider 6831440 from Hobby Lobby. *Twisted- Cording Instructions appear on page 107.
Instructions: Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss. Work 3/4 cross stitch for spider eyes using one strand 052F.
Backstitch over two, four and six threads using one strand 052F (blue lines).
Work couching stitch for spider legs using one strand FZ02 for laid stitches and one strand FZ02 for couching stitches.