• 10" x 10'' piece 14-count blue blizzard opalescent Aida from Wichelt Imports, Inc.*
• One skein each Sullivans USA six-strand embroidery floss**
• One skein each Sullivans USA Metallic Floss**
• Size 24 tapestry needle
Sullivans USA Metallic Floss
bs 44435 purple
bs 44418 gold
Stitch count : 61H x 61W
Design size : 4 3/8" x 4 3/8''
Cross stitch over one square, using two strands of floss. Work 1/4 stitch where small symbols appear, using two strands of floss and piercing Aida fabric with needle.
Backstitch (bs) over one square, using one strand of floss.
Backstitch (bs) instructions:
44435 X on dress (red lines)
44418 moons on dress (blue lines)
45249 mouth (gray lines); broom; hands; face; hair
45053 remainder of backstitch
Model was embellished by attaching bows made from 5/16"-wide coordinating ribbon. Twisted cording was made using Sullivans USA 45053, 45125, and 45256.