Ro­man­tic Flo­ral Ta­ble Mat

Just Cross Stitch - - Romantic Floral Table Mat - De­sign by Suzana Lima Stitched and fin­ished by Shirley Meyer

Skill Level: In­ter­me­di­ate Stitch Count: 282H x 282W De­sign Size: 201/4" x 201/4"

Ma­te­ri­als

• 27" x 27" piece 14- count white Aida

from Wichelt Im­ports Inc.* • One skein each DMC® or Sul­li­vans®

USA six-strand em­broi­dery floss* • Size 24 ta­pes­try nee­dle

In­struc­tions

Note: The chart is the up­per left quad­rant of the de­sign; ro­tate the chart clock­wise to stitch the en­tire de­sign.

Cross stitch over one square us­ing two strands of floss.

Back­stitch over one square us­ing one strand of floss.

Fin­ish­ing Ma­te­ri­als & In­struc­tions • Fusible in­ter­fac­ing • Co­or­di­nat­ing sew­ing thread

Press stitched piece from re­verse side, straight­en­ing as much as pos­si­ble. Trim fusible in­ter­fac­ing to same size as stitched de­sign. Fol­low­ing man­u­fac­turer’s in­struc­tions fuse in­ter­fac­ing to back side of stitched piece.

Trim stitched piece to 3" from stitch­ing on all sides. Lay stitched piece face­down on work sur­face. Fold a 1" hem al­lowance to wrong side on all edges and press. Fold another 1" hem al­lowance, and press. Blind-stitch hem in place us­ing co­or­di­nat­ing thread.

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