An ABC saying sampler cross stitch in gentle colours with an inspiring and funny saying:- “Work like Helen B. Merry”
ABC saying sampler specifications:-
The ABC saying sampler cross stitch kit contains top quality materials.
The pack has Zweigart fabric, DMC thread and needle.
The clear colour chart has both symbols and coloured squares and so it is beautifully easy to read
For a personal touch a completion slip adds your name and date to the back of your work
A card organiser holds ready-sorted thread ~ so stitch away without delay !
If you prefer to use your own materials the chart only pack contains the pattern with full instructions.
Stitches – Whole cross stitch, backstitch
Ability – Great for beginners on 14 aida
Fabric – 14 ivory aida or 16 ivory aida for a finer appearance
Size – 16 x 22 cms / 6 x 9″ (on 14 aida)
Item no – LTS-60
English samplers date back 400 years. Children as young as six created them as a learning exercise; for deprived children in orphanages the completion of a fine sampler would help to get a place in domestic service where they would be able to mark household linens.
This ABC saying kit is designed by Lauren Turner ~ Lifetime Samplers
Lifetime Samplers now incorporates Decorative Textiles cross stitch
The combined range has a substantial selection of samplers with sayings, verse, special occasions and life events