Charlotte’s Web Needlework,
Penguins at Play Skill Level: Advanced
Fabric: 11" x 12" piece 28-count white Cashel linen from Zweigart® Stitch Count: 63H x 28W each Design Size: 41/2" x 2" each
Instructions: Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss; when two colors are bracketed together, use one strand of each color. Where small symbols appear, work 1/4 cross stitch using two strands of floss.
Backstitch over two threads using two strands of floss.
Work rounded Rhodes stitch over eight threads using one strand floss and one strand metallic floss.
Work French knot where Í appears using two strands floss and wrapping floss around needle twice. Finishing Instructions: Refer to Pillow-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 113. Stitched designs were trimmed to same size and stitched together at the backstitched borders to form a three-sided ornament. Hanger was made of white 3/8"-wide double-sided satin ribbon. Model was embellished with tassel made of DMC B5200.
See page 105 Christmas Memory story!