Crabapple Hill Studio
1522 N. Dallas Rd.
Benton City, WA 99320
email: [email protected]
Antique Roses - A free pattern for you from Crabapple Hill, Lecien, and Cosmo
Trace pattern onto #549 - 1000 Colors stitchery background fabric
Place traced fabric right side up on top of a piece of muslin and press. Hand baste the two layers together around the edges of
the design and through the center of the design in a few places to hold the fabric layers together.
Stitch as Follows using 2
strands of floss and a backstitch
unless otherwise directed:
#8065 swirl border - use
only one strand of floss
French knots use 2 wraps
#8073 stems, bud caps, and
leaves (use more of the green
in the floss than the beiges)
This pattern is not intended for sale.
You have the permission of the designer to make copies for free give-aways.
Crabapple Hill Studio © 2010
#8006 and #8008 roses and
buds - use 36” of one color
and then switch to 36” of the
other color when it runs out.
Switch back and forth between
the two to complete all flowers.
COSMO Embroidery Thread
from Lecien
Made from top grade Egyptian Coon
Soft, with a silken sheen
443 colors