A Victorian saying sampler cross stitch kit with the comical saying “Work like Helen B. Merry” and an alphabet.
The charming sampler has delicate border with satin stitch hearts, and a variety of stitches in muted antiquated colours.
Victorian saying sampler cross stitch kit details
This kit is suitable for stitchers with experience, who wish to try something a bit different.
The chart has space for you to make it personal with initials and year because it will make a lovely heirloom!
This funny saying has full instructions with cross stitch basics and tips for fine stitching.
There are excellent large diagrams for the stitches.
Stitch away with no delay! ~ no need to spend time sorting colours because they come threaded on a card
For a personal touch a completion slip adds your name and date to the back of your work
If you wish to use your own threads you can buy the chart only pack with just the chart and full instructions
It is stitched on evenweave which is slightly larger than 14 count aida.
Evenweave has a more refined appearance but is trickier to work with so for the experienced stitcher
view evenweave fabric
Stitches – Whole cross stitch, backstitch
Ability – For stitchers with experience
Fabric – 27 evenweave
Size – 14″ x 4.3″ / 36 x 11 cms
Item no – LTS-51E
If you want a great partner to this sampler have a look at ‘A Tidy house is a sign of a wasted life’