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Bear's Paw - The Americana Quilts

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(10) Name: 'Embroidery : Bear's Paw - The Americana Quilts
Bear's Paw - The Americana Quilts Bear's Paw

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Simple backstitch embroidery on counted thread fabric (Aida or evenweave fabric).

Pattern Description:

Very easy - beginner friendly.

The Americana Quilt series of designs are very easy to stitch, using only simple backstitch. Most designs use only a few colors, and charts are easy to read and printed in color.

A perfect take-along project, requiring a minimum of materials. Most designs in this series can be completed in just a few hours.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished size of design area is approximately 7x7".


  • 12x12" 14-count Aida or 28-count evenweave fabric.
  • Embroidery floss in colors specified in pattern, or of your own choice.

You Will Also Need:

  • Embroidery needle, scissors, and embroidery hoop or frame.
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When I was about five, my grandmother pinned the edge of a dishtowel to my skirt to hold it taut while I embroidered my initials. When I finished stitching, I discovered I'd stitched the towel to my ...

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