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Classic Book Spines


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This lovely counted cross stitch pattern would make the perfect gift for stitchers and readers alike. Better yet, find someone who loves needlework AND books. The pattern features a set of classic novels. In order from left to right, these are: - Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert - Great Expectations by Charles Dickens - Wuthering Heights by Emily Bront - Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen - Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell - Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy - Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen This pattern is in pdf format and includes instructions, key, and symbol chart for 85 colors of DMC threads. When stitched on 18-count Aida, it will be about 12.7" x 9.8". BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Counted Cross Stitch Back Stitch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 12.7" x 9.8"

Recommended with this pattern

  • DMC Embroidery Floss
  • 18-Count Aida
  • Tapestry Needle

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I am a Ph.D. student who knits and otherwise crafts in her spare (ha!) time. I absolutely adore knitting. I have been knitting for pretty much all my life; I first learned in the second grade, when my aunt taught me. My other primary crafts, cross stitch and beading, are additions in the last few years, but I love them too!