The dainty grandeur of a sin­gle daisy blos­som takes cen­ter stage and de­mands full at­ten­tion atop rich choco­late-color linen, al­low­ing the del­i­cate col­ors and sub­tle shad­ing to shine brightly.

Just Cross Stitch - - Contents - De Selby

Ma­te­ri­als • 14" x 11" piece 32- count choco­late rasp­berry linen from Wichelt Im­ports Inc.* • One skein each DMC® or Sul­li­vans®

USA six-strand em­broi­dery floss* • Size 26 tapestry nee­dle *See Where to Find It on page 53.

T DMC® 156 Sul­li­vans® 45471 blue vi­o­let, med. lt. oe 165 45480 moss green, vy. lt. ‡ 469 45104 av­o­cado green { 471 45106 av­o­cado green, vy. lt. £ 472 45107 av­o­cado green, ul. lt. # 746 45187 off white M 793 45204 corn­flower blue,

med. ¶ 794 45205 corn­flower blue, lt. £ 832 45233 golden olive G 937 45279 av­o­cado green,

med. 8 3756 45379 baby blue, ul. vy. lt. a 3821 45418 straw U 3841 45439 baby blue, pl. : 3852 45450 straw, vy. dk. b 3865 45463 win­ter white 5 blanc 45001 white Back­stitch — 801 45211 cof­fee brown, dk. Straight Stitch — 3865 45463 win­ter white Stitch Count: 119H x 77W De­sign Size: 71/2" x 47/8" In­struc­tions: Cross stitch over two threads us­ing two strands of floss. Work 1/4 cross stitch where small sym­bols ap­pear us­ing two strands of floss.

Back­stitch over two threads us­ing one strand of floss.

Work straight stitch us­ing one strand of floss. Fin­ish­ing Ma­te­ri­als & In­struc­tions • 8" x 10" artist can­vas • 71/2" x 91/2" co­or­di­nat­ing felt • Sta­ple gun and sta­ples • Craft glue • Saw­tooth pic­ture hanger

Press stitched piece from re­verse side, straight­en­ing as much as pos­si­ble. Cen­ter stitched piece on can­vas and place face­down on ta­ble.

At cen­ter top edge of can­vas, fold linen around to back of can­vas and sta­ple in place. Re­peat at cen­ter on each side of can­vas. Once each side has one sta­ple in place, work down each edge, keep­ing same thread of linen lined up with edge of can­vas. Tuck cor­ners neatly and keep de­sign cen­tered as you work.

Glue felt over edges. At­tach saw­tooth pic­ture hanger.

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