[HNW] stitch count of Mary's cruciform cross-stitch designs

Carol Thomas scbooks at mindspring.com
Wed Jun 23 16:16:27 PDT 2010


I pulled out a book with a photograph and counted stitches sideways 
and up and down.  It does appear to be evenweave.

No information on stitches per inch, though.

Carllein


At 06:15 PM 6/23/2010, you wrote:
>Does anyone have the stitch count of Mary, Queen of Scots' 
>cross-stitch embroideries, the cruiciform ones?  I have searched 
>high and low, in books and on-line, but everyone seems terribly 
>interested in the designs or the symbolism rather than the nuts and bolts.
>
>Also, were they worked on evenweave linen?  I'm rather assuming that 
>but want to make sure.
>
>Thanks.
>
>Nancy
>
>Nancy Spies
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