Pam Lewis and Susan Rohm
Snowflake Family Skill Level: Intermediate Weeks Dye Works™ Hand Over Dyed Floss
DMC® Alternatives Listed in Parentheses* 2266 (321) Turkish red 2207 (907) pepperoncini 2280 (605) Emma’s pink
Smyrna Cross Stitches
4125 41 (blanc) snowflake 5760 57 (E5200) marshmallow
4125 41 (blanc) snowflake 5760 57 (E5200) marshmallow\
The Gentle Art Sampler Threads Backstitches
DMC® Alternatives Listed in Parentheses* 0550 (922) burnt orange 1111 (3371) acorn 1040 (310) black crow
1040 (310) black crow
Kreinik Blending Filament
DMC® Alternatives Listed in Parentheses* 5760 (E5200) marshmallow *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.
Fabric: 9" x 11" piece 28-count vintage winter sky Cashel linen from Lakeside Linens
Materials: Four Just Another Button Company Tiny Snowflake Buttons #4442.T; beading needle Stitch Count: 41H x 66W Design Size: 3" x 43/4"
Instructions: Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss.
Work backstitch over two threads using two strands of floss. Work backstitch for large snowflake using one strand of floss and one strand of blending filament.
Work Smyrna cross stitch over four threads using one strand of floss and one strand of blending filament.
Work French knot using two strands of floss and wrapping floss around needle twice.
Attach buttons at corners of stitched design using one strand coordinating floss. Finishing Instructions: Refer to Flat-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 107. Trim and hanger were made using coordinating trim.