Elizabeth Hammond’s Christmas sampler pillow features three fine old reindeer motifs, a Christmas star, the initials EH, “xmas” and the year 1862. Stitched with one thread in shades of old red and chestnut on aged prairie cloth. Sampler is hand stitched to a sawdust stuffed pillow and has a rusty bell stitched to each corner to sound a little Christmas cheer. Stitch count: 73w x 51h (4” x 6”); finished pillow size: 6.5”h x 8”w.
You also get the pattern for making this sweet little “New Year 1861” sampler pillow! Stitch count: 62w x 45h (3 ½” x 2 ½”); finished pillow size: 4”h x 5”w.
Pattern includes color photo, professional cross stitch charts with DMC floss colors, aging instructions, and directions for making both pillows.