Shepherd's Bush Christmas Stocking Kit ANNA

 

From Shepherd's Bush, this is Anna's Christmas Stocking.

 

"I have always loved angels. I can't say that I collect them except in my soul - I just love them. Over the years, Bob has given me unusual angels which I cherih, and we always seem to look for hem when we go on travels. The summer we went to Italy, I spent many, many hours sketching little angels from corners of old churches, ancient stone windows, and hill top gates. I look at them now and then, and they make my heart happy. These little fragments from ages ago sometimes find their way into a stitched wing or a halo. This is for the angels in all of us - young and old alike." - Tina Herman, designer

 

 

Product Details (as per sample)

Linen Cut Size: 18" x 24"

Stitch Count: 112 x 169

Suggested Fabric: 18 count linen 

Stitches Used: Cross stitch, back stitch.

 

 

Your Shepherd's Bush Christmas Stocking Kit for Anna includes:

Anna Leaflet

Anna Charm Pack

1 x Bohin #20 Tapestry Needle

Required threads:*

 

DMC Perle 5 Cotton:

  • 733
  • 746 - Creme
  • 840 - Brown
  • 3051 - Deep Green
  • 3012 - Medium Green
  • 3046 - Gold

Weeks Dye Works Perle 5:

  • Guacamole 
  • Onyx
  • Red Pear
  • Whiskey
  • Baked Apple
  • Plum

*Please note that Classic Colorworks (formerly Crescent Colours) are no longer producing Perle 5 threads so we have substituted a closely matching colour from Weeks Dye Works or DMC. 

 

Your kit does not include the backing fabric or the finishing of the embroidery into the stocking, but you are welcome to ask us about our professional finishing service. 

 

Feel free to contact us if you would like to make any changes to the kit. 

 

 


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