About 5 x 7cm
Gather your supplies
DMC Stranded cotton: 1 skein each 728, 310, 899, 702 and 32
DMC Light Effects: E317 32 count Belfast linen 10 x 15cm
DMC tapestry needle size 22 Brooch pin
To start cross-stitch, refer to Steps 1-5 in General instructions. Then work backstitch (diagram on page 172) once all cross-stitch completed. Secure the end off as you would with cross-stitch.
Cut finished piece to 7 x 15cm. Fold under 1cm seam allowance along 2 long sides. Fold in half and stitch running stitch along all 4 edges using 1 strand of black cotton 310, leaving a 1cm fringe at the bottom. Attach brooch pin to top as you stitch running stitch.
Pull threads to form the fringe. Decorate with tassels and a pompom (instructions on page172) .