Hands Across the Sea - The Chequerboard House – A Little Gem - Soie 100/3 Thread Kit

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This cute Sampler is the second in a series of "Little Gems" from the popular Hands Across the Sea Samplers.

The Chequerboard House, EB 1860 sampler is the second in a series of “Little Gems” from Hands Across the Sea Samplers.

**Please note, Sampler Kit does not include chart. Purchase is required separately on Hands Across the Sea.**

Kit Includes:

  • Fat Eighth (17.5" x 18") of Legacy Linen Woven Sedge - 45 ct
  • 14 spools of Au Ver a Soie®, Soie 100/3
  • 2 Size 10 Beading Needles with Tapestry Point (Gift with Purchase)

Optional choice of purchasing just thread kit without Woven Sedge linen.

Au Ver a Soie®, Soie 100/3 Silk Thread colors include:

  • SMS 022 - Mustard - Medium
  • SMS 048 - Hazelnut brown - very dark
  • SMS 176 - Shell pink - very light
  • SMS 197 - Blue green
  • SMS 199 - Olive green - medium
  • SMS 217 - Desert sand - light
  • SMS 224 - Old gold - light
  • SMS 338 - Shell grey - dark
  • SMS 393 - Melon - dark
  • SMS 430 - Navy blue
  • SMS 524 - Raspberry - very dark
  • SMS 597 - Beige Brown - dery dark
  • SMS 674 - Straw - Dark
  • SMS 682 - Copper - Medium

***Please note, this item is excluded from any discounts or sales.

About the Sampler

The sampler features a brick house with a lawn stitched in Turkey work / Ghiordes knot that can be found in many Scottish samplers. The stone blocks the young girl used to “build” her house in a checkerboard pattern gives the sampler a distinctive look of its own.

Hands Across the Sea - The Chequerboard House – A Little Gem - Soie 100/3 Thread Kit
Hands Across the Sea - The Chequerboard House – A Little Gem - Soie 100/3 Thread Kit
Hands Across the Sea - The Chequerboard House – A Little Gem - Soie 100/3 Thread Kit