Folk saying sampler cross stitch kit

A folk saying sampler cross stitch kit with a timeless saying ‘speak little, listen well, learn much’
The Listen Well sampler is stitched in olive green and mauve with highlights of gold
A decorative border of styalised trees frames the phrase

This is a traditional style sampler with classic motifs in modern colours.

Clear colour chart with symbols

Kit Price – £14.95
Chart Price – £5.50

SKU: LTS-75 Category:


Folk Saying Sampler cross stitch kit details

A Folk Saying Sampler cross stitch kit containing top quality materials – Zweigart fabric, DMC thread, and a needle.
The kit includes full instructions and a clear colour chart.
For a personal flourish a completion slip adds your name and date to the back of your work.
Stitch away with no delay ! – threads are ready sorted on an organiser.
The chart only pack contains just the colour chart and full instructions.

Stitches –  Whole cross stitch, backstitch
Ability –    For stitchers with some experience

Fabric –     14 ivory aida
Size –       23 x 18 cms (9 x 7″)

Item no – LTS-75

This kit is also for sale from Amazon or on Ebay

The origin of the saying “speak little, listen well, learn much” could be related to this tract by Francis Fenelon:-

“Speak little; listen much; think far more of understanding hearts and of adapting yourself to their needs than of saying clever things to them. Show that you have an open mind, and let everyone see by experience that there is safety and consolation in opening his mind to you. Avoid extreme severity, and reprove, where necessary, with caution and gentleness. Never say more than is needed, but let whatever you say be said with entire frankness. Let no one fear to be deceived by trusting you … You should become all things to all the children of God, for the sake of gaining every one of them. And correct yourself, for the sake of correcting others.”

Additional information

Weight 120 g

ivory 14 aida, 27 evenweave, chart only


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