Cross-stitch your way through the seasons with these charming cottages designed by Sharon Pope! The tiny details within the windows are stitched over one thread, while the windowpanes can be worked in cross-stitch or Hardanger.
Design size: 10 x 12" (25.4 x 30.5cm)
Stitch count: 140w x 168h (each design)
Model fabric: 28-ct. White Monaco Cloth or 28-ct. Glass Blue Monaco Cloth by Charles Craft (stitched over two threads; petit point stitched over one thread); two pieces of fabric are needed if working the optional Hardanger portion
Materials needed to complete: cross-stitch fabric, DMC cotton embroidery floss, Caron Wildflowers thread, Kreinik very fine (#4) braid, Kreinik blending filament, and #12 perle cotton (optional; for Hardanger portion)
This is a downloadable pattern, first published in the May 2003, July 2003, September 2003, and November 2003 issues of Stitcher’s World 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.