Sum­mer Or­chard

Just Cross Stitch - - Summer Orchard - De­sign by Liz Al­mond of Black­work Jour­ney

Skill Level: Ma­te­ri­als

In­ter­me­di­ate • 13" x 13" piece 28- count white Cashel

even­weave from Zweigart®* • One skein each DMC® or An­chor® six

strand em­broi­dery floss* • One pack­age Mill Hill Seed Beads* • Size 28 ta­pes­try nee­dle • Pro­fes­sion­ally framed* *See Where to Find It on page 62.

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. Work 1/2 cross stitch where small sym­bols ap­pear di­ag­o­nally in same space us­ing two strands of floss.

Back­stitch over two or four threads us­ing one strand of floss.

Work star stitch over eight threads us­ing one strand of floss.

Work French knot us­ing two strands of floss and wrap­ping floss around nee­dle twice.

Add beads us­ing co­or­di­nat­ing floss and 1/2 cross stitch.

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