Eye Candy

De­sign by Pat Cherry and Peggy Tip­ton of Fern Ridge Col­lec­tions

Just Cross Stitch - - In the Kitchen -

Skill Level: Con­fi­dent Be­gin­ner Ma­te­ri­als

• 10" x 10" piece 28- count flax linen

from Zweigart®* • One skein each Sul­li­vans® USA or

DMC® six-strand em­broi­dery floss* • Size 24 ta­pes­try nee­dle • Pro­fes­sion­ally framed* *See Where to Find It on page 110.

In­struc­tions:

Cross stitch over two threads us­ing one strand of floss. Work half cross stitch over one thread. Back­stitch over two threads us­ing one strand of floss un­less in­structed oth­er­wise. Í

Work French knot where ap­pears us­ing two strands of floss and wrap­ping floss around nee­dle twice.

Work queen stitch us­ing one strand 45053/310.

Work long stitch us­ing one strand of floss.

Work half Rhodes stitch us­ing one strand 45053/310.

Fin­ish­ing Ma­te­ri­als & In­struc­tions

• Seven

goo­gly eyes • Small tree branch • Co­or­di­nat­ing trim • Co­or­di­nat­ing ribbon for hanger • White craft glue

Re­fer to Flat-Or­na­ment Fin­ish­ing In­struc­tions on page 107. At­tach lengths of co­or­di­nat­ing ribbon to up­per cor­ners for hang­ers.

Re­fer­ring to photo, glue goo­gly eyes to stitched piece. Tie or­na­ment to tree branch us­ing ribbon hang­ers.

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