As would be expected from the very talented Natalie, here is the most beautiful sample of her work for you all to stitch. You can download and print the full pattern as a PDF
and then pop on over to Natalie's blog - Cinderberry stitches where she has a full step by step photo tutorial of her project. Please thank Natalie for her generous offer. Hugs, Helen
“Blue wren’s nest” mini tote is the perfect size to carry a small stitching project from place tor place or pop inside something sweet and give as a gift.
Completed size: 21 1/2cm x 15 1.2cm (8 ½” x 6”) – not including handles.
Sample picture has been stitched using Moda ‘Simplicity’ range.
Requirements (fabric ‘scraps’ can be used)
23cm (9”) White linen fabric
5cm (2”) Blue with red spot fabric
8cm(3”) Green with white spot fabric
18cm (7”) Blue and red stripe fabric
31cm (12”) ½” wide white ric rac
10cm (4”) Weaveline or iron on pellon
23cm (9”) Iron on interfacing (medium to heavyweight)
Matching cotton thread
Rotary Cutter and mat
Fine Zig pen (brown color) or fabric marker/pencil
94 Variegated Khaki Green
4030 Monet’s garden
4130 Chilean sunset