As a kid I was fascinated by the old wives tale that magpies would steal jewellery and other treasures to decorate their nests with. I've brought that to life with a stylised and colourful version of two magpies building a very bedazzled nest. While I think this embroidery looks great as a piece of hoop art I can also see it going perfectly on the back of a jacket for those adventurous enough for a challenge.
With eleven stitches this pattern would suit an intermediate stitcher (or an ambitious beginner!)
This purchase includes 2 PDF files as an instant download, a copy of the pattern and a 9 page booklet of instructions including illustrated stitch glossary, colour guide and suggested materials. You will need to be able to open and read PDF files and print from your home computer/printer.
The pattern is written in English and the measurements used are in centimetres. There are 2.5cm to every inch Suggested thread colours are in DMC.
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Under no circumstance should the contents of this pattern be reproduced, replicated or sold as it is designed for personal use only. The pattern file should not be sold or gifted without prior consent.
This is a modern hand embroidery pattern created by Finch and Floss
Such an intricate and beautiful and unique design. Can’t wait to stitch it up!
Nov 25, 2017 by Nat Hilbert
Unique design! Helpful instructions. Cannot wait to start sticthing!
Aug 10, 2017 by R H
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