Janelle Giese’s autumn “Brilliance” features flashy metallic threads and fiery beads that make for an exquisite design evocative of the season’s falling leaves.
Design size: 2½ x 2½" (6.4 x 6.4cm)
Stitch count: 31w x 31h
Model fabric: 25-ct. Antique White Jobelan by Wichelt Imports (stitched over two threads)
Materials needed to complete: cross-stitch fabric, DMC cotton embroidery floss, Kreinik braid #8, Mill Hill seed beads, Mill Hill glass pebble bead, white carpet thread, needlework fabric, 5/8"-thick batting, white foam board, Kreinik cord, Kreinik Custom Corder, DMC Perle Cotton #3, fleece, antique white felt, and white glue
This is a downloadable pattern, first published in the September 2011 issue of Cross-Stitch & Needlework magazine. Supplies used to stitch this pattern were available at the time of publication. However, you may need to find substitutes if supplies are no longer available.