Katharine Mitchel circa 1785 by The Scarlet Letter

Katharine Mitchel circa 1785 by The Scarlet Letter

$31.00Price

Stitches used in the sampler are cross over one and two threads of linen, herringbone, eyelet, counted satin, turkey work, stem filling, double running and queen, all clearly outlined in the instructions.

 

Marsha has been reproducing samplers longer than pretty much anyone.  I was lucky to tour her farmstead back in the 90s, and it continues to be a memorable day.  Her reproduction charts are thorough, and come with stitch diagrams.