Durrow Celtic Knots Blackwork - embroidery pattern

by The Hawthorn Tree

A counted blackwork embroidery pattern of Celtic knots.

Based on a carpet page from the Book of Durrow, a religious manuscript datign from the 7th century. A carpet page is a page without text but emtirel covered with decoration. The manuscript is now housed in Trinity College, Dublin.

DESIGN DETAILS

  • Stitch count: 114 x 152
  • Size on 14/28 count fabric: 8.1 x 11 inches (21 x 27cm)
  • Threads: DMC stranded cotton
  • Technique: back stitch

Pattern file includes black and white symbol chart, symbol key and colour image of finished design for reference.

The second file includes baisc instructions and stitching tips.

There is also a cross stitch version of this pattern available.

(c) Karen Eley/The Hawthorn Tree 2015

You will get the following files:

  • PDF (419KB)
  • PDF (3MB)

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