The Beeginner Learning Series - The Victoria Sampler "Bee Mine" Great little cross stitch kit for beginners.
This complete kit includes: Easy-to-follow directions, pattern, floss, linen, bee charms, needle, adorable greeting card with envelope for finishing.
There are many great suggestions for finishing, Greeting Card: apply a piece of iron-on interfacing to the back, trim the fabric to size and insert. Ornament: cut two pieces of matboard about 1/8" larger than stitched design. Glue quilt batting on each, let dry and trim. Center the design over batting and anchor with straight pins. Clip curving corners, glue raw edges on back. Repeat on other matboard using a fabric of your choice. Glue both pieces wrong sides together. Glue cording around outside edges to finish off. Sachet: fashion into pillow or bag and stuff with lavender or potpourri. Add ribbons to tie! Frame: use 2"x 3" frame opening.