Designed for perfect coverage on 13 mesh needlepoint canvas, Kreinik metallic Canvas #24 Braid can also be used on 10 count cross stitch fabric, or for specialty stitches on any medium. Now available in 54 colors, the June 2008 additions are: 008HL Green Hi Lustre, 011HL Gun Metal, 019 Pewter, 023 Lilac, 051HL Sapphire Hi Lustre, 080HL Garnet Hi Lustre, 085 Peacock, 093 Star Mauve, 235 Red Ember, 2094HL Heather, 3215 Peridot, 3228 Topaz, 3231 Moonstone, 3533 Purple Mambo, 4639 Light Aqua, 5003 Dragonfly, and 5004 Love Potion. Available in 5m or 10m spools.
A great group project for your shop! This 10 page finished book highlights one particular stitch per page. It is a collectible series consisting of eight new patterns which will be released bimonthly beginning September 2008 and continuing until November 2009. Contact Jeannette Douglas Designs.
This is the second in the series of Celtic Quilt patterns. A traditional quilt block pattern has been reinterpreted for cross stitch by Tracy Horner of Ink Circles. A perfect gift for your favorite stitcher or Celtic design enthusiast. Retail $8.00.
This design by famous folk artist Cheryl Mihills is punched directly on the back of the fabric with Igolochkoy miniature punchneedles. The kit includes DMC threads, weavers cloth and excellent, helpful instructions. A light board or iron-on pencil is needed to transfer this detailed design to the fabric. For texture variation, some reverse punch is included. Retail $20.00. Contact Birdhouse Enterprises.
Brand new from Nora Corbett, Letters From Nora are now available at Hoffman Distributing Company, Inc. Letter B has a stitch count of 113h x 80w. This alphabet fairy comes in a leaflet format with a large, easy to read graph. Retail $12.00.
Indian Summer uses Kreinik Copper Metallics braid and pearl cotton to create something unusual. The gold bear totem charm finishes this magic southwest moment off perfectly. Retail $8.00 with charm. Contact Handblessings.