CROSS STITCH PATTERN READY TO DOWNLOAD, DESIGNED BY Barbara Ana Designs
The cross stitch piece depicts a pensive young woman, with a mane of red hair flowing in the wind, as if it were blown by her thoughts.
A discreet Quaker pattern adorns her hair, in the manner of a Jacquard weave.
The thoughts and dreams of the young girl follow the seasons with a spring full of flowers, a sunny seaside summer, a golden autumn with motifs appearing as earings and mingling with her hair; and finally the end of the year under a curtain of snow.
The cross stitch pattern lists 14 DMC floss colors. The stunning duck blue background fabric is 32ct Lugana- Murano from Zweigart. It is a 52% cotton, 48% modal evenweave, easy to stitch, as well as to wash and iron once your work is finished.
You can also cross stitch the pattern on a neutral background such as raw linen, but the effect will be much more subdued.
A cross stitch pattern by Barbara Ana Designs.
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Chart info & Needlework supplies for the full SAL pattern:
Full design size in stitches: 135 wide x 75 high
Fabric: 32 ct. Azure Blue (5152) Lugana - Murano from Zweigart
Design Area: 8 1/2 inch wide x 5 inch high on 32 ct
Stitches: Cross stitch, Backstitch
Threads: DMC stranded cotton
Number of colors: 14
Themes: portrait of pensive young girl, dreams and thoughts,
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