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A Dutch Beauty from Permin of Copenhagen

    Permin of Copenhagen tells us: "A Dutch Beauty is the name for this wonderful sampler, made around 1790 by a 13 year old girl from the Low Countries. Only knowing her initials HVZ, we still admire this embroidery on which she succeeded to bring alive 68 creatures with needle and thread."

    Photo shows original.

    Stitch count is 630 x 390. Cross stitch.

    Chart calls for linen in your choice of counts and DMC floss. We are estimating a minimum of 35 skeins of DMC.

    I think that 35 count lambswool linen would be the perfect choice and we are happy to convert the DMC to silk thread for you. Please email us for more information.

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    A Dutch Beauty from Permin of Copenhagen

    Item# PCDB
    Price: $20.50
    32 count Lambswool linen 36" x 55" ~ $124.00
    35 count Lambswool linen 36" x 55" ~ $118.00
    40 count Lambswool Linen 36" x 27" allows for 2" framing allowance on sides ~ $60.00
    Cotton floss from DMC ~ Estimate Minimum of 35 skeins ~ $36.75 Minimum Charge
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