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F12 Beautiful Finishing 12
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   Full Student Kit available..!
 


"Heart Etui" !

Have you ever wanted to know the secrets of Beautiful Finishing? Learn Lisa’s expert finishing secrets which she uses to create this gorgeous sewing box designed just for this leaflet. 

Create this beautiful Heart Etui and matching Biscornu and Scissors Fob! The entire set is a symphony of Hardanger Lace, sparkling beads, and beautiful Buillion Knot roses made of luscious silk flosses and Perle Cottons. On the front of the etui are two hinged ‘half-hearts’.. which are designed with Kloster Blocks, a very special Dove’s Cote Hardanger square, and several cute specialty stitches, including the words “Stitched With Love”. When you open the two front panels, you find an elastic band to hold your scissors or other tools, as well as two sections of wool felt for your needles and pins. Turn the etui over, and you see a full Hardanger Heart on the back. It is an ec
ho of the front, but with beautiful Hardanger cutwork, and more Buillion Knot roses! Adding to the charm of this set are two accessories; a lovely Biscornu and a delicate Scissors Fob. Included in this learning design are the following stitches: Kloster Blocks, Blanket Stitches, Algerian Eyelets, Partial Greek Crosses, Dove’s Eyes, Dove’s Cote, Bullion Knots, Scotch Stitches, Double Running Stitches, Herringbone Stitches, Smyrna Crosses, Cross Stitches, Petit Crosses, and Japanese Silk Ribbon Stitches. I hope you have fun learning and stitching this elegant design and practicing your Hardanger weaving. When it’s finished, take it with you to your future retreats or display and use it in your own home!
See how easy Beautiful Finishing really is! -Thea

Linen Measurements for all pieces..  (Cut pieces as follows: 

1. Heart Back:  Design Area: 70w x 66h (5”w x 4.7”h)  Model: 28ct Antique White Quaker or Cashel: (Cut fabric: 7”w x 7”h for finishing)

2. Heart Left and Right Front X 2: Design Area: 34w x 66h (2.4”w x 4.7”h) Model: 28ct Ant. White Quaker or Cashel: (Cut fabric: 4“w x 7”h for finishing)

3. Biscornu: Design Area: 62w x 62h (4.4” w x 4.4” h) Model: 28ct Ant. White Quaker or Cashel: (Cut fabric: 6“w x 6”h x 2)

4. Scissors Fob: Design Area: 12w x 12h (.85” w x .85” h) Model: 28ct Ant. White Quaker or Cashel: (Cut fabric: 3“w x 3”h)   
 


    THREE Heart Etui Packs available for your convenience:

#F12P - "Heart Etui" AccPack Contains

BUNDLE A
DMC #12 Perle Cotton (thin twist) #818 - pink lt
Dinky Dyes silk #103 “Bougainvillia” - pinks
Gentle Art Sampler Threads “Freedom” - blues
Kreinik Mori #8000 - white
YLI 4mm silk ribbon #074 - green

BUNDLE B
Caron Waterlilies #088 “Mountain Meadow”
- multi
Caron Waterlilies #112 “Fir” - blue greens
Access Au ver a Soie #3011 - pink
YLI 4mm silk ribbon #075 - green dk

BUNDLE C
Mill Hill seed bead #62042 - purple
Mill Hill seed bead #02018 - pink

#SPC-WHITE-12 Pack contains:
DMC #12 Perle Cotton (thin twist) - White

#SPC-WHITE-8 Pack contains:
DMC #8 Perle Cotton (thicker twist) - White

#F12SK FULL Student Kit includes DVD, Leaflet, Acc Packs, Linen Pack and this Finishing Fabric Pack:
 
including chart, acc pack, linen, and
almost 1/4 yd - floral print fabric
1/6 yd - rose fabric for lining 
2.25” x 4.25” - Dark Green Wool Felt
4mm silk ribbon for ties
2 miniature heart buttons
#24 tapestry needle
#7 Straw or Milliner's Needle 
#10 beading needle
 


Materials suggested for Finishing

1 ball - DMC #12 Perle Cotton - white
1 spool - Cotton sewing thread white
1 spool - cotton sewing thread (match to outside fabric)
1/2” wide elastic
1/4 yd - Polyester Quilters Batting - high loft
Polyester Fibre Fill and Water Soluable Pen
4 ply Mat Board & 2 ply Mat Board (Acid Free)
Straight Pins (quilters pins and silk pins)
Aileen’s Tacky Glue and Elmer’s White Glue
Sharp Paper scissors  and Embroidery Scissors
Rotary cutter, clear plastic ruler and cutting mat
Iron wax paper, parchment paper, brick weight

 
Stitches used in the Heart Etui design:

Petit Cross  Straight Stitches  Lazy Daisy Stitches  Cross Stitches   Kloster Blocks  French Knots  
Blanket Stitches   Dove's Eyelets   
Herringbone
Double Running    Bullion Knots    Algerian Eyelets   
Backstitches   Beadwork    Japanese Ribbon
Partial Greek Cross    
Smyrna Cross    Scotch Stitch     Dove's Cote Filling 

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