A counted cross stitch pattern of a quote from 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens and small Christmas motifs.
THIS VERSION OF THE PATTERN CONTAINS THE AMERCIAN SPELLING OF 'HONOR'. IF YOU'D LIKE THE BRITISH VERSION, YOU CAN FIND IT ON MY SHOP'S HOME PAGE.
Published in 1843, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens has become an enduring classic and this sampler celebrates the spirit of the novel. When Ebenezer Scrooge realises the error of his ways, he vows to make amends. You could almost imagine Mrs Cratchit making this for her family!
Worked in red and green thread and gold metallic braid.
Stitch count: 127 x 97
Size on 14/28 count fabric: 9 x 7 inches (23 x 18cm)
Threads: DMC stranded cotton and Kreinik metallic braid
Stitch type: Whole cross stitch and back stitch
The pattern file includes two versions of the chart (one in black andwhite and one in colour), symbol key and colour image of finished design for reference.
The second file contains instructions and stitching tips.
(c) Karen Eley/The Hawthorn Tree 2016