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Sitting Pretty Counted Cross Stitch by TreasuredTapestry

"Sitting Pretty" Copyright 2001 – Dianne Durgan, All Rights Reserved, Treasured Tapestries, makes a lovely quilted wall hanging. Would look great framed, also. I actually use the sides of mine as a place to hang my pierced earrings!

Stitches Used:
Cross Stitch
3/4 Cross Stitch
Back Stitch
French Knot

Model Stitched on:
Fabric: 28 ct Natural Light Linen from Wichelt Imports, Inc. www.wicheltimports.com
14 ct Clay Aida may be substituted for 28 ct Linen

If you choose to stitch on 32 ct Linen, Natural Light Linen by Wichelt Imports is also available in this count.
16 ct Bay Leaf Aida may be substituted 32 ct Linen

DMC Floss provided by The DMC Corporation

Stitched 2 over 2 threads on Linen (or over 1 square on Aida)

Fabric Cut Size: Allow 3 inches extra on all sides for framing/finishing (this will add 6" total to your width and height)

Instructions to finish as a quilted wall hanging, as pictured, are included.

Design Count: 126 wide x 76 height

Design Sizes:
28 ct Linen (14 ct Aida): 9 inches wide x 5 3/8 inches height
32 ct Linen (16 ct Aida): 7 7/8 inches wide x 4 3/4" height

Chart printed on a 7 ct grid for ease of reading using black & white symbols and colored backstitch lines.

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