Red Berry Wreath
Design by Elizabeth Foster of Elizabeth’s Needlework Designs
Skill Level: Intermediate Materials
• 9" x 9" piece 32- count flax Belfast linen
from Zweigart®* • One skein each Weeks Dye Works™
Hand- Over Dyed Floss* • Size 26 tapestry needle *DMC® alternatives are not one-to- one equivalents of the floss suggested by the designer. To achieve results pictured, use floss listed in the first column. Stitch Count: 39H x 39W Design Size: 21/2" x 21/2"
Instructions: Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss.
Backstitch over two threads using two strands of floss.
Work Smyrna cross stitch for berries over two threads using two strands of floss.
Work leaf stitch for leaves over six threads using two strands of floss.
Finishing Materials & Instructions
• One Mill Hill glass treasures large flat star, red (12175)
Attach button using two strands of coordinating floss and referring to photo for placement.
Refer to Flat-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 61. Trim and hanger were made using coordinating gold cord trim.