101 cross-stitch gift ideas include those for babies and children, wedding celebrations and anniversaries, special days to remember, celebrations throughout the calender,and Christmas. Each themed spread features photographs of the gift ideas using a selection of the cross stitch designs from the color charts pictured opposite.
101 Christmas Minis -- Book 2 (Leisure Arts #5523) is packed with petite cross stitch designs by Holly DeFount of Kooler Design Studio. These traditional holiday designs are wonderful for finishing as ornaments or using to embellish other decorations and gifts. Designs portray Nativity scenes, Santas, snowmen, florals, toys, elves, stars, candles, greetings, pets, music, and more. When stitched on 18-count fabric, they all fit inside a 2 -inch diameter opening. Full-color charts and basic cross stitch diagrams and instructions are included.
Capture in cross stitch the people, landscapes, sights, classic styles and evocative patterns of the world. Over 500 motifs range from London's Big Ben to Sydney's Opera House, the lotus flower of the Orient to the big cats of Africa. The spirit of each continent is captured in colourful and detailed stitch-off-the-page pictures. Quick-to-stitch keepsake projects such as cards and journal covers allow you to share your cross stitch travels with friends and family.
101 of the most fabulous cross-stitch projects ever to come down the chimney for Christmas. From dainty designs you can stitch in an evening to family heirlooms you can create in an afternoon, we've gathered Saints and sleighs... nativities and noels... angles and ornaments... into one unique Christmas collection that will get passed down in your family for generations.
Author : Kooler Design Studio
ISBN : 9781601408518
Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
File Size : 82.14 MB
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Get into the holiday spirit when you cross stitch these delightful mini ornaments. With 116 designs to choose from, you are sure to find just the right ones to stitch for gift giving or to decorate your tree. Choose from Santas, angels, snowmen, wreaths, candy canes and more, created by Linda Gillum, Barbara Baatz Hillman, and Sandy Orton of Kooler Design Studio. Whether you are relaxing at home or stitching on the go, you will enjoy working on these quick-to-stitch and easy-to-finish ornaments. Mini Cross Stitch Ornaments (Leisure Arts #4611)
The first spring blooms. The warm summer breezes. The trees ablaze with fall color. The winter frost on the windowpanes. Each has a special enchantment all its own. Now you can celebrate the unique beauty of the seasons in timeless cross-stitch keepsakes that will be admired for years to come.
* Elegant and mysterious designs from one of the UK's leading cross stitch designers* Will appeal to fans of Joan Elliot's A Cross Stitcher's Oriental Odyssey, which has sold over 44,000 copies to dateWith Lesley Teare's newest collection, readers can bring the spirit of traditional Asian culture to 45 exotic new cross stitch patterns. Influenced by the art, textiles, and cultural traditions of the Far East, each project skillfully translates the Oriental mystique into exquisitely designed pictures, cards, gifts, and home accents. Whether it's a peacock and peonies box lid, an Oriental bloom coin purse, or a fan and lantern picture, easy-to-follow instructions and color charts make these works of art simple to create for anyone's home.