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Mary Carter 1712 – Hands Across the Sea Samplers

$19.00

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Description

Mary is a beautiful band sampler from 1712 selected by Hands Across the Sea as their May Queen of 2020.  Her colors are stunning and the design is absolutely gorgeous.

The stitches included are Rice Stitch, Algerian Eyelets, Bargello, Cross stitch, and double running stitch.  A confident beginner or an intermediate stitcher can master this sampler using the stitch diagrams provided by the designer.

The spool quantities listed are those used in stitching the model. Much silk was used in padding the satin stitched areas. We have provided conversions for Soie d’Alger and DMC.

100.3 / d’Alger /  DMC ~ Colour Description

072 x 3 / 5384 x 4 / 3766 x 3  ~ Peacock blue ~ light

080 x 3 / F07 x 4 / 746 x 3 ~ Off white

152 x 4 / 2145 x 6 / 581 x 4 ~ Moss green

154 x 3 / 3812 x 4 / 738 x 3 ~ Tan ~ very light

199 x 3 / 2223 x 4 / 166 x 3 ~ Moss green ~ medium light

222x 4 / 3045 x 6 / 915 x 4 ~ Plum ~ dark

621 x 1 / 1811 x 1 / 747 x 1 ~ Sky blue ~ very light

776 x 2 / 542 x 3 / 726 x 2 ~ Topaz ~ light

Linen Sizes

The original sampler measures 8 1/16th inches x 18 inches which equates to 58/50 ct. The closest linen to the original sampler will be 60/52ct

The design area is 230 stitches (w) x 450 stitches (h). Our calculations have included a 3″ margin for finishing and framing.

28ct: Design: 16.43″ x 32.14″  Fabric: 22.43″ x 38.14″

32ct: Design: 14.38″ x 28.13″  Fabric: 20.38″ x 34.13″

36ct: Design: 12.78″ x 25.00″  Fabric: 18.78″ x 31.00″

40ct: Design: 11.50″ x 22.50″  Fabric: 17.50″ x 28.50″

46ct: Design: 10.00″ x 19.57″  Fabric: 16.00″ x 25.57″

56ct: Design: 8.21″ x 16.07″  Fabric: 14.21″ x 22.07″

60/52ct: Design: 7.67″ x 17.31″ Fabric: 13.67″ x 23.31″