Nativity (set of four scenes)
CROSS STITCH PATTERN READY TO DOWNLOAD, DESIGNED BY Lesley Teare Designs
The first of the four patterns features a cheerful angel, carrying a baby lamb.
The other cards respectively depict Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus; the Shepherds, and the Wise men.
These cross stitch patterns can be used for greetings cards or as a nativity scene, to display in your house, in the form of a triptych, with Mary and child in the center.
The characters are quite jolly and come in bright colors, sure to please, especially young children.
These square cross stitch motifs measure 5 inch wide on 14ct Aida. If used as greeting card and if you want to make them smaller, stitch on 16ct or 18ct. fabric (see calculator lower down).
Chart includes a couple of fractional stitches for detail. A tutorial is included with the chart for all stitches.
A cross stitch pattern by Lesley Teare Designs.
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Chart info & Needlework supplies for the pattern:
Square Nativity Cards (x4)
Chart size in stitches: (68 x 68) x4
Needlework fabric: 14 ct Aida or 28 ct evenweave, white
Size of stitched area: 5 inch x 5 inch (12.5 cm x 12.5 cm)
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Stitches: cross stitch, backstitch, French knots, 3/4 cross stitch
Threads: DMC stranded cotton
Number of colors: 26
Themes: angel, birth of baby Jesus, Mary and Joseph, kings, shepherd, suqrae greeting card
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