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Valentine's Heart - Free Downloadable Pattern


11 count white Aida

No 22 tapestry needle

DMC Article 117 Stranded Cotton:

  • 304 darkest shade, 
  • 3705 medium 
  • 3703 light.
  •  The lettering was worked in 963.

It is advisable to use three strands of DMC Article 117 Stranded Cotton to work the design.

Use the picture as a guide and fill the heart with stripes of colour or fill in the heart anyway you like.

Happy Valentine Day to you all from The Craft Gallery.

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Pansy and Butterflies - Beginners Cross Stitch Kits
This design looks attractive on a card, and made up into a pin cushion or cover for needle book. Embroidery friends and family members will be delighted with a gift you have made yourself.
Bless This House - Beginners Cross Stitch Kits
design is suitable for a card, a small picture and to decorate the cover of a book. A handmade gift is always much appreciated. This kit is an ideal. This gift to encourage a beginner. See an example of a picture framed in an embroidery hoop.
Ballerina  40 x 50 cm Collection D'Art 11569
A graceful ballerina in white and grey tying her ballet shoe.
Pansy Tray Cloth Kit

A pretty cross-stitch pansy design framed with double cable stitch.

I Love Cats Chatelaine Downloadable Tutorial

This chatelaine is a project for 10 – 16 year olds.

In the course of making this chatelaine you will learn

  • how to assemble your basic chatelaine, 
  • attach bias binding using Slip Stitch,
  • work a cross stitch design from a chart, 
  • transfer a design on to a pocket, 
  • attach a sequin, 
  • how to do Blanket stitch on an edge,
  • Back stitch on Aida, 
  • make a needle case and embroider it with gingham embroidery, which is sometimes referred to as ‘chicken scratch’. 
Friends Forever - Beginners Cross Stitch Kit
Intended as a special gift for a special friend. Let your imagination fly as you decide to frame your work, make it into a special card, add it to the cover of an address book, birthday book or decorate an autograph book. You could also give the kit as a gift.
Duck - Beginners Cross Stitch Kits

This bright yellow duck looks very appealing on a strong colour card.

Use the design to welcome a new baby, a child’s birthday greeting or a little picture.

Beginner cross stitch kits make excellent gifts.

Butterfly in Heart - Beginners Cross Stitch Kits
Hearts and Butterflies go well together. This is a design for the girls. Make your worked piece into a card, needle case, book cover or heart sachet filled with fragrant pot pourri. A gift to delight.
I Love Cats - Beginners Cross Stitch Kits
Cat lovers will be delighted with this design. Make it up as a special gift or give the kit itself to celebrate an event.
Fortuna BY Colleen Goy Product Code: DBF1

The Fortuna is a commemorative design, ideal for a special event. 

Quick and easy to stitch. Size: 20 cm x 23cm (12½” x 8½”).

Belle Fleur BY Colleen Goy Product Code: DBF1

The Belle Fleur is a Jacobean style design with exciting stitches.

Can be framed or inset in a memory box lid

Size: 15cm x 12cm 

Dancing Daisies BY Colleen Goy Product Code: DDA2

The Dancing Daisies design sewn as cushion or small table - piece. Simple to stitch. 

Size: 36cm x 36cm (12½” x 8½”).

Lavender Fields 10459 Collection D'Art
DNC Art.117
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Lovely bunny.

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Foxes 10514W 40 x 50 cm Collection D'Art

Lovely foxes.

Little Lily Rag Doll - Downloadable Pattern and Instructions
In spite of the many, dolls available commercially, the homemade rag doll has survived the ages and is gaining in popularity.The materials needed to make a rag doll are readily available and most handwork enthusiasts have plenty of suitable scraps to hand so this is a downloadable pattern with instructions and tips. The Little Lily Rag Doll is a little doll for little hands and has been loved and played with by toddlers and children a like - not to mention the adults who love to make clothes and toys for Little Lily to delight themselves and the children who love her.
Havels Tatting Needle Set of 6

A complete set of six tatting needles for use in a variety of needle tatting projects.

Match the thickness of the thread you choose to the tatting needle from your set.

Erythrina - Coral Tree - Tray Cloth

Erythrinas - commonly known as coral trees - are indigenous to South Africa. The flowers are a vibrant orange, the leaves a deep green and the dark brown, knobbly seed pods contain bright red seeds called lucky beans. Vyv has painted the Erythrina in a botanical style and because of the beautiful colouring it has been printed in colour on the cloth for you to embelish with free style embroidery stitches to add texture and your own creativity.

Attached to the tray cloth is a photograph of the completed embroidery showing the stitches Vyv used.

A list of the DMC article 117 Stranded Cotton colours used is also provided as a guideline.

Thread and Needles are NOT included.

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