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1799 Workbasket ~ 3 Exclusive Designs from Summer House Stitche Workes ~ Nashville 2017

    These Exlusive Designs was released at the Nashville Needlework Market in March 2017.

    Inspired by a Pennsylvania German sampler from 1799.

    Summer House Stitche Workes tells us: "This design takes reproduction samplers to the next level. The sampler is not reproduced in its entirety, but serves as the basis for three prim loving projects, a huswife, an ort box and a needle book. Complete finishing instructions with photos are included. You will love the elegant simplicity of this design!"

    The stitch count for the for huswife is 300w x 72h.It features three pockets for stitching necessities. The stitch count for the ort box is 47w x 66h.

    The huswife was stitched on 40 count hand dyed Light Exampler linen from Lakeside Linens and was accented with Round Mother of Pearl thread rings from Kelmscott Designs.

    The ort box was stitched on 40 count hand dyed Meadow Rue linen from Lakeside Linens and uses a Lone Elm Lane 4" pin cushion form in Timber Brown as its base.

    The Wool used for the needlebook is Chestnut Houndstooth & Palamino Glen Plaid from Weeks Dye Works.

    The models were stitched using hand dyed silk floss from Gloriana and Needlepoint Inc. Silk.

    Please check the boxes above to add these items to your order.

    1799 Workbasket ~ 3 Exclusive Designs from Summer House Stitche Workes ~ Nashville 2017

    Item# SHSW1799WB
    Price: $20.50
    40 count hand dyed Light Examplar linen from Lakeside Linens ~ for Huswife 18" x13.5" (3" total seam allowance in width) ~ $21.50
    40 count hand dyed Meadow Rue linen from Lakeside Linens ~ for Ort Box 18" x 13.5" ~ $21.50
    Weeks Dye Works Wool Fabric 2 pcs. ~ Cut size to be determined
    Hand dyed silk floss ~ 6 skeins $53.00
    4" Timber Brown Pincushion from Lone Elm Lane ~ $74.95
    Thread Rings from Kelmscott Designs ~ Package of 10 ~ $13.95
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