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Once Upon A Stitch: Jo - Little Women

from Brooke's Books Cross Stitch/Embroidery
(10) Name: 'Embroidery : Once Upon A Stitch: Jo - Little Women
Once Upon A Stitch: Jo - Little Women

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You will need to know how to cross stitch and back stitch to complete this design. You can find a beginner's tutorial here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mr_LfGr1v0E

Pattern Description:

Stitch your favorite characters from your favorite stories in the Brooke's Books Once Upon A Stitch Collection.

Stitch Jo, dressed and ready for New York City from Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.

Collect other characters from the book and stitch them all together or individually...Your choice.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This design is 47 x 68 stitches. If you stitch on 14 count fabric over 1 thread or 28 count fabric over 2 threads the finished dimensions will be approximately 3.25" x 4.75"


  • You will need 1 skein of each listed color of DMC floss & evenweave fabric of your choice. Suggested fabrics are DMC 28 count Tea Dyed Monaco or Irish Linen. (Stitched over 2 threads)

You Will Also Need:

  • You will also need an embroidery hoop, #24 tapestry needle, sharp embroidery scissors and materials for finishing your stitched piece. (ie: a frame, fabric to make a pillow, etc...)

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