Gingerbread Christmas

out of stock and being reprinted


20 page softcover booklet with charts, stitch diagrams and closeup color photos of details. The stitch count of Gingerbread Christmas is 140 by 140, for a finished size of approximately 8-1/2 inches round when worked on #18 canvas. Materials used are listed below.

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*White DMC Perle 8 or for a sparkling substitute, try Kreinik Fine (#8) metallic Braid color #032 Pearl (you’ll need five, 11m reels of the #8 Braid)
*1 skein each #704 Light Green, #701 Medium Green and #699 Dark Green DMC Perle 5 (or Anchor colors 240, 227 and 923) or three shades of green in the color family of your choice
*1 skein Needle Necessities Overdyed French Wool #24 Seal Brown or ThreadworX Overdyed Merino Wool  #W82 Brown Sugar & Spice
*1/2 skein Needle Necessities Overdyed French Wool #11 Overcast Blue or ThreadworX Overdyed Merino Wool #W64 Cloudy Skies
*2 yards each SJ Designs Reverie in Bright Red and Bright Green. As a substitute, you can use any 1/8″ wide metallic or rayon ribbon-like yarn.
*1skein each DMC Floss #801 Brown (or Anchor color #360) and #414 Grey (or Anchor color #399)
*3 yards Kreinik Blending Filament in color #001 Silver
*1 package SJ Designs Size 11/0 Glass Seed Beads #05 White or SJ Designs 2mm Round Faux Pearls in White (Designer’s Note: Seed beads were used in the model but if I were stitching this design today, I’d use Pearls instead!)
*Zweigart Brown #18 deluxe mono canvas, cut 12 by 12 inches square.  Designer’s Note: French Blue (light antique blue), Leventeen Blue (deep navy) or Sandstone (golden tan) colored canvas would also be excellent choices. 19-count linen can be used instead.