A Bluebird's Salute

A Bluebird's Salute is the second design in my bird series. It features a patriotic bluebird holding an American flag, perched on a row of bunting as fireworks explode in the sky.

Stitch Count: 90H x 74W 

Model: Stitched using one strand of floss over two threads on 40 count Soft Porcelain linen by Luminous Fiber Arts. 

Floss:
Weeks Dye Works: Americana, Morris Blue, Turkish Red, Bluecoat Blue, Tiger's Eye
Classic Colorworks: 12-Grain
DMC: 3799, 167, 761, 939

Retail $8.00

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Berry Buzz

Nothing says summer like bees, blossoms, and berries! This is a cute and quick little stitch that you can finish as a pincushion, pillow, flatfold or ornament.

Design area: 59H x 59W

Model: Stitched using two strands of floss over two threads on 32 count Soft Sea linen by Luminous Fiber Arts. 

Floss:
Weeks Dye Works: Navy, Bashful, Turkish Red, Squash, Emerald, Sally's Sunshine, and Onyx.
DMC: 3760

Retail: $8.00

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Gathering Berries

Strawberries hold such nostalgia for me. They take me back to slow summer days. I hope when you stitch these birds and berries that you'll reminisce about happy summer memories, too. For the next year, all profits from the sale of this design will be donated to help with medical bills for one of my family members who has cancer.


Design area: 76H x 76W 

Model: Stitched using two strands of floss over two fabric threads on 32 count Sparrow linen by Luminous Fiber Arts. Suggested fabric substitutions: Picture This Plus Doubloon or Zweigart Vintage Country Mocha. Rayon ribbon trim is Chianti from Lady Dot Creates. Mother of Pearl Buttons are 3/8”.

Floss:
Classic Colorworks: Belle Soie Cranberry (2 skeins)

Retail: $12.00

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Liberty Quaker

Liberty Quaker is perfect for patriotic stitchers! You’ll love the contemporary spin on traditional Quaker motifs featured in this pretty American flag. Discover cute, interesting design elements as you stitch your way through this fun piece. The colors are soft and will coordinate well with a variety of home decorating styles.

Design area: 103H x 138W

Model: Stitched using two strands of floss over two fabric threads on 32 count Snow Day linen by Luminous Fiber Arts. Suggested fabric alternative: Picture This Plus Sterling.

Floss:
Weeks Dye Works: Linen (3 skeins), Bluecoat Blue (2 skeins), Blackboard (14/28 count stitchers may wish to purchase a second skein).
Classic Colorworks: Ladybug (2 skeins), River Rocks, Sassy Brass
DMC: 367, 413, 3772

Retail: $10.00

Available from your local needlework and in my Etsy shop.

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