Fruity Sampler - Cross Stitch Pattern
This cross stitch pattern includes 10 fruit motifs in bright and vibrant colors. You can stitch them either on a black or white background fabric, or even a bright color of your choice such as lime green, bright orange or vivid pink.
The fruit are pictured retro style, with the chart including a couple of fractional stitches where needed to define shapes (such as orange pips)
You can stitch the whole chart, sampler style. The stitched piece will measure 7 x 7 inch square on 14 ct Aida (or 28 ct linen) and you can frame it in a 10" hoop .
The patterns can also be individually stitched on Kitchen items such as potholders, apron pockets, tea towels, baby bibs, etc. You can also have each member of the family choose a fruit and customize a napkin or napkin ring for each of them.
The maximum size of isolated fruit motifs is 28 stitches high x 22 stitches wide.
Stitch count: 89 x 87 (full sampler)
Suggested threads: DMC: blanc, 208, 209, 210, 310, 352, 369, 444, 610, 666, 725, 740, 910, 917, 947, 956, 3347, 3848