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Renaissance Bookmark


Release date:  February 2005

Stitch count: 128H x 33W
Sample shown: Stitched over two on 28-count cream Glasgow linen from Zweigart®

Chart: computer generated

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©Teresa Wentzler, PO Box 176, Montoursville, PA 17754. All rights reserved.

Description:  This interesting and somewhat challenging-to-stitch bookmark design incorporates several motifs inspired by Renaissance period art and architecture. It's designed in shades of blue, gold, mauve, and green with metallic fiber accents. The directions include tips on changing the colorway should you desire to do so.

Stitching Comments:  This design is small, but is fairly challenging with lots of fractional stitches, and some lazy-daisy stitch motifs. There's also a bit of metallic braid for added interest. I finished the edges of the bookmark by doing a narrow hemstitch approximately 6 fabric threads away from the edges of the stitching, and trimming the fabric close to the hemstitching.

Pattern Errors/Corrections: none


This is a "complimentary" chart, which means you may photocopy it. You may stitch it as many times as you'd like. Shopowners may give it to customers free of charge. However, since TW Designworks retains ownership of the copyright, you may not sell this chart, or profit from it in any way! On behalf of needlework designers, we thank you for your support of copyright law!



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