Just Cross Stitch Magazine - July/August 2015 #4593B
Magazine The August 2015 issue of Just CrossStitch is filled with 27 beautiful projects to stitch! Summer on the Farm is shown on the cover and is filled with the charms of farm life, from a vibrant garden to quilts drying in a gentle breeze. Summer Goldfinches Birdhouse features five sunshine-color goldfinches perch atop a birdhouse surrounded by fiery orange blooms in the fourth installment of the series. Bright, exquisite blooms fill an opulent urn in Flowers in a Vase. The 10th anniversary of Just CrossStitch Oranment Preview brings a sampling of 10 ornaments to whet your Christmas stitching palate, this features everything from owls to Santa hats and snowmen to doves. Add some extra dimension to cross stitch with a sprinkling of crochet blooms with Blooming Tree. Liven up your summer table with a set of charming coasters dotted with two summer picnic staples - gingham and ants, Picnic Ants Coasters will be ready to use in no time! Kite Cupcake Toppers is a quartet of rainbow-color kites that will brighten up summer cupcakes. Annie Golding Sampler features a central building flanked by two trees and two dogs. Broaden your Hardanger skills with the fourth-in-a-series project Hardanger Monogram. Oriental Paper Lanterns come to life in cross stitch in a pair of designs from Marie Barber. 1821 Sunflower House is a simple stately mansion flanked by two elegant sunflowers using a palette of only four colors. Shades of gray blend together for a fluffy cat enjoying the summer's latest blooms in Gray Cat Floral. Across the Milky Way features three shades of subtly variegated floss combine to create a bold and stylish design that is perfect for topping a Shaker box. Surrounded by two towering cornstalks, a bold quilt hangs on a weathered farm fence with Knee High. 75 pages.