Halloween-loving friends would be delighted to receive this goulish greeting. Full crosses and backstitches make this a fun and quickto-stitch gift.
Skill Level: Intermediate Materials
• 12" x 12" piece 30- count gunmetal
linen from Weeks Dye Works™ * • One skein each Weeks Dye Works™
Hand Over Dyed Floss* • One skein each The Gentle Art
Sampler Threads* • One skein The Gentle Art Simply
Shaker Sampler Threads* • Size 24 tapestry needle *See Where to Find It on page 112.
*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: 83H x 87W Design Size: 55/8" x 57/8" Instructions: Cross stitch over two threads using two strands of floss. Backstitch over two threads and work straight stitch using two strands 3910.
Finishing Materials & Instructions
• 1 yard orange pompom trim • 7" x 7" piece coordinating fabric • Polyester fiberfill
Refer to Pillow-Ornament Finishing Instructions on page 112, adding pompom trim around edges.