Hands Across the Sea - The Chequerboard House – A Little Gem – Soie d'Alger Thread Kit
This cute Sampler is the second in a series of "Little Gems" from the popularHands Across the Sea Samplers.
The Chequerboard House, EB 1860 sampleris the second in a series of “Little Gems” fromHands Across the SeaSamplers.
**Please note, Sampler Kit doesnot include chart. Purchase is required separately onHands Across the Sea.**
Kit Options :
Choice of purchasing thread only OR as full kit.
Full Kit options:
Includes linen of choice + 14 skeins of Soie d'Alger thread and 2 Tapestry Size 26 Needles (Gift with Purchase)
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Au Ver a Soie®, Soie d'Alger Silk Thread colors include:
SDF 524 - Mustard - Medium
SDF 1013 - Shell pink - very light
SDF 1424 - Navy blue
SDF 2143 - Olive green - medium
SDF 2236 - Hazelnut brown- very dark
SDF 2514 - Straw - Dark
SDF 2635 - Copper - Medium
SDF 2944 - Melon - dark
SDF 3026 - Raspberry - very dark
SDF 3346 - Beige Brown - dery dark
SDF 3414 - Shell grey - dark
SDF 3424 - Blue green
SDF 4112 - Desert sand - light
SDF 4232 - Old gold - light
***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.