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Skill Level: Advanced
• Three 16" x 10" pieces 32- count flax
Belfast linen from Zweigart®* • One skein each DMC® or Sullivans®
USA six-strand embroidery floss • Size 26 tapestry needle • Professionally framed* *See Where to Find It on page 62. Stitch Count New York: 161H x 58W London: 155H x 49W Paris: 159H x 50W Design Size New York: 10" x 35/8" London: 93/4" x 31/8" Paris: 10" x 31/8" Instructions:
Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss.
Backstitch over two threads using one strand of floss.
Work straight stitch using one strand of floss.
Work vertical satin stitch using two strands of floss unless otherwise noted.
Work diamond Algerian eye stitch on Paris over eight threads using one strand 898/45249.
Work Algerian eye stitch over four threads using one strand of floss.
Work French knot whereÍ appears using two strands of floss unless otherwise noted, and wrapping floss around needle twice.