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Stitch of the Month

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JULY, 2020



June, 2020


May, 2020

Double and Triple Woven

April 2020

March, 2020
Modified Serendipity

February, 2020
Diagonal Cashmere Variation

January, 2020
Diagonal Bargello

Refer to September, 2019's Stitch of the Month for a coordinating traditional vertical version.

December 2019
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. 

November, 2019
Cascading Offset Cashmere

October, 2019
Tiny Roman

September, 2019

August, 2019

July, 2019

June, 2019
Double Parisian worked Horizontally or Vertically
Shown in two colors for ease in reading.

May, 2019

Burden over 2 and 4

April, 2019
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.

March, 2019

Double Alternating Nobuko
with different threads or beads for the over one canvas threads.

February, 2019 

Triple Diagonal and Hungarian Stitch
Worked Vertically or Horizontally

January, 2019

Enlarged Criss Cross Hungarian  

December, 2018

Serendipity with Beads
A very open pattern can be stitched if beads are not attached.

November, 2018

Diagonal Mosaics and Hungarians
with optional beads for over one canvas threads

October, 2018

Alternating Nobuko Variation

September, 2018

Triple Nobuko
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.

August 2018
Curtain Stitch and a Modified Version

July, 2018
Crossed Laid Foundation, Vertically and Horizontally

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018
Trellis Variation

Extra Holiday Stitch of the Month!

December, 2017

 Skip Tent and Skip Bead Pattern shown in two methods 

November, 2017

October, 2017

A Swirl Stitch Leaning to the Left

September, 2017

August, 2017

Mosaic Flower 

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017 

Beetle Stitch

April, 2017

March, 2017 

February, 2017 

January, 2017

December, 2016

 November, 2016 

Beaty worked Vertically and Diagonally

October, 2016

September, 2016 

August, 2016 

Oriental Variation


 July, 2016 

June, 2016

May, 2016 

April, 2016

March, 2016

February, 2016

January, 2016 

2015 Stitches of the Month Plus Extras