50 Cross Stitch Hearts, by Sam Hawkins. A pattern book of counted cross stitch designs using hearts.
The book includes general instructions on using the designs, the fabric used for counted cross stitch, information on embroidery floss, needles, and hoops, getting started, how to do the stitches, and finishing the project.
There are 16 pages of designs. Each design gives the finished size and a list of colors needed with corresponding numbers from three thread companies for each color.
Included in the purchase of this book are 2 pieces of Aida 11 count fabric, a good size for beginning cross stitchers.