City Sidewalks Skill Level: Easy
*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.
12" x 11" piece 28-count Crystal Mercedes Cashel linen from Picture This Plus Materials: Beading needle Stitch Count: 78H x 68W Design Size: 52/ 3" x 47/ 8"
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 French knot using one strand of floss and wrapping floss around needle twice.
Attach beads using one strand coordinating floss and a 1/2 cross stitch, passing through center twice.
Refer to Flat-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 107. Trim was made using white chenille trim. Hanger was made using white cording. Model was embellished with bow of blue ribbon.