Stitch of the Month
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Refer to September, 2019's Stitch of the Month for a coordinating traditional vertical version.
Stars and Clouds
Choose one of the star patterns shown in blue or use a bead and sequin (pink on blue circle) in place of the stars. A size 11 or 2 mm pearl could be used alone without the sequin.
Cascading Offset Cashmere
Double Parisian worked Horizontally or Vertically
Shown in two colors for ease in reading.
Burden over 2 and 4
Diagonal Upright Cross Stitch
with and without Diagonal Four Way Continental
Notice if the Diagonal Upright Cross stitches are not stitched you will have a pattern for Diagonal Four Way Continental.
Double Alternating Nobuko
with different threads or beads for the over one canvas threads.
Triple Diagonal and Hungarian Stitch
Worked Vertically or Horizontally
Enlarged Criss Cross Hungarian
Serendipity with Beads
A very open pattern can be stitched if beads are not attached.
Diagonal Mosaics and Hungarians
with optional beads for over one canvas threads
Alternating Nobuko Variation
Examples of what to stitch for the over one canvas threads between the over three's. See the small numbers found down the center of the diagram.
(row 1) continue using the same thread, (row 2) use a different thread, (row 3) attach size 14 beads, (row 4) attach a size 11 glass or pearl bead in center, (row 5) stitch cross in center or (row 6) leave un-stitched.
Curtain Stitch and a Modified Version
Crossed Laid Foundation, Vertically and Horizontally
Extra Holiday Stitch of the Month!
Skip Tent and Skip Bead Pattern shown in two methods
A Swirl Stitch Leaning to the Left
Beaty worked Vertically and Diagonally
2015 Stitches of the Month Plus Extras