Cross Stitch & Needlework Magazine - November 2012 #5916A
This 66-page issue has a definite Fall feel! Start out with the Fall Pin Trio, to use as pins or band decorations. Try a little embroidery in A Thankful Heart. Thanksgiving Turkey is the design on the front cover. The Motif Library has a medley of fall designs. Let the Cozy Owl Scarf keep your neck warm when the temperatures start to fall. Debbie Rowley has designed a very colorful Hardanger bellpull called Autumn Glory. Birds of a Feather is a small fall sampler. Read about Erik Shipley in With Needle and Tale in Hand. Then stitch Erik's Home Sweet Home autumn sampler. Harvest Time has fun with color and a crow full of character. Dress up your Fall table with the Field of Flowers set--table runner, place mats and napkin rings. Pulled Thread Basics is the topic In The Classroom. Then put your knowledge to work to create the Stitcher's Trio of biscornu, needle book and scissors fob. Friendly Flowers can be used as a wall hanging or stitch the flowers individually for card inserts. Sharon Pope has designed a stunning sampler featuring a motif for every letter of the alphabet in A is for Apple. Winter Cottage is the final installment in the four-part seasonal cottage series. Stitch three more ornaments in the 2012 Joyful Christmas collectible ornament series. On those snowy days stay in and stitch your own Winter Snow Day another great play on words in a snowman design by Ursula Michael.