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Margaret Sherry Cross Stitch Collection

Margaret Sherry Cross Stitch Collection

Margaret Sherry Cross Stitch Collection

Introducing a brand-new treasury of the very best cross stitch charts based on Margaret Sherry’s super-sweet illustrations! Don’t miss this 148-page collection of fantastic designs to keep forever. What’s inside: • 74 easy-to-follow charts • Complete alphabet set • Original illustrations • Archive interview with Margaret Sherry • Cut out and send papers

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Land:
United Kingdom
Taal:
English
Uitgever:
Immediate Media Company London Limited
Frequentie:
One-off
€ 10,28(Incl. btw)

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1 min
fun in the sun

Skipping through the grass waving their net through the air, these furry little scamps are trying their hardest to catch themselves a butterfly and take a closer look at its pretty colours. Luckily for the butterflies though, their delicate wings are faster than this feline duo will ever be – although it won’t stop them from trying! This lighthearted design is worked in a variety of different techniques, so just like these determined cats, you definitely won’t get bored! We’ve framed ours using a bright white mount and cream wooden frame, for a simple rustic finish. Shopping list Fabric Zweigart 14-count white aida measuring 32x38cm (12½x15in) Threads Stranded cotton as listed in the key Needle Size 24 tapestry needle Extras Frame and mount of your choice with a minimum aperture of 17x23cm (6¾x9in) FACTBOX Stitching Time Approx.…

1 min
let’s dance

Put an adorable twist on traditional May Day celebrations with this high-spirited gang of loveable animals! From cats and dogs to a froggie friend and more, these excited pals can’t wait to grab a colourful ribbon and start their joyful jig! Whether you choose to hang it in a child’s bedroom or display it to add a sense of fun to a plain hallway, this picture-perfect scene is sure to bring cheer all year long. Plus, it’s just as enjoyable to stitch as it is to look at! FACTBOX Stitching Time Approx. 55 hours Type of Stitches Whole cross stitch Fractionals Backstitch French knots Shopping list Fabric Zweigart 14-count white aida measuring 35x45cm (13¾x17¾in) Threads Stranded cotton as listed in the key Needle Size 24 tapestry needle Extras Frame of your choice with a minimum aperture of…

1 min
winter fun

Margaret Sherry’s animal friends are no exception of course, and they wrap up warm ready to head out into the cold. Who could resist a spot of sledging and posting your cards off to someone special before spreading the joy with an evening of carol singing? And round off the night by exchanging gifts in front of a roaring fire! Join in with the excitable chums by stitching these designs – they would make ideal Christmas presents or simply keep for yourself to display at home. These five fun-filled designs are sure to get you in the winter spirit all year round – it’s never too early to start your seasonal stitching, after all!…

1 min
driving home

With their little car packed full of goodies, these chums are eager to get home and start the fun! This project is densely worked so be sure to take this into account when starting, to ensure you leave enough time before the festive season to get it finished. FACTBOX Stitching Time Approx. 40 hours Type of Stitches Whole cross stitch Fractionals Half cross stitch Backstitch French knots Shopping list Fabric Zweigart 14-count white aida measuring 30x35cm (11¾x13¾in) Threads Stranded cotton as listed in the key Needle Size 24 tapestry needle Extras Frame of your choice with a minimum aperture of 18x22cm (7x8½in) FOR STOCKISTS’ DETAILS turn to page 144 This plucky little mouse has saved a gift from being lost – and surely saved Christmas itself for its lucky recipent! Driving home TOP TIP Let your needle hang loose every few stitches,…

1 min
smiles all round

What could be better than catching up with someone special on a bright day, enjoying the scent of fresh flowers and the warm sunshine on your faces? These adorable characters are doing just that in this gorgeous scene, and it certainly looks like they’re having fun! Margaret brought these woodland pals to life using a bright palette of colours to create exquisite shading and detail. Meanwhile, the blue-sky background is worked in half stitches for a softer effect and a light wooden frame is all you need to complete the look. Shopping list Fabric Zweigart 14-count white aida measuring 31x39cm (12¼x15¼in) Threads Stranded cotton as listed in the key Needle Size 24 tapestry needle Extras Frame of your choice with a minimum aperture of 18x25cm (7x10in) FACTBOX Stitching Time Approx. 40 hours Type of Stitches Whole cross…

1 min
joy to the world

Full of character, this gorgeous project really captures the essence of the festive season. Side by side under the soft glow of a lamppost, all wrapped up in their cosy hats and scarves, these cute cats couldn’t be happier as they get ready to burst into song. Filled with fabulous details that bring the characters to life, from the backstitch making the kitties’ fur look oh-sosoft, to the large colour palette for the rich shading. You’ll love how this design will keep your stitching interest up using a range of techniques, in this fun take on a traditional scene. Shopping list Fabric Zweigart 14-count white aida measuring 41x35cm (16¼x13¾in) Threads Stranded cotton as listed in the key Needle Size 24 tapestry needle Extras Frame of your choice with a minimum aperture of 30x23cm (12x9in) FACTBOX Stitching Time…