Nicola tells us "Mary Ann, at only eight years of age, finished her sampler in the year 1826. An amazing achievement for one so young!"
Stitch count is 300 W x 382 H.
The Sampler reads "Mary Ann is my name and in this I wrought the same, and by this you plainly see what great care my parent took of me.”
Model was stitched on 40 count Vintage Sand Dune hand dyed linen from Lakeside Linens and stitched with silk threads from Soie d'Alger. We have listed a few fabric and thread choices so you can choose those you prefer! Conversions are included for 100/3 and DMC Cotton floss.
Sampler has been mainly executed in cross stitch over two linen threads with a small amount of cross stitch over one linen thread for the verse and dedication. There is a small amount of satin stitch.
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Mary Ann Diaper from Hands Across The Sea Samplers