Counted cross stitch pattern for a mid century modern retro Christmas reindeer wearing a bow tie with the words "Merry Christmas" in a vintage font with starbursts. Instant download PDF file. 68 x 65 stitches. Your pattern will include suggested brown, tan, red, turquoise, and gold DMC embroidery floss colors and will be in represented in colors over symbols on a grid. Pattern requires regular full cross stitches, 3/4 stitches and back stitches.
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TIP: for figuring out what hoop size to use based on the preferred count of your stitching fabric:
A 4" hoop has approximately 3.75" of workable surface (due to the space claimed by the inner hoop. 22 ct fabric has 22 stitches per inch, so 3.75 x 22 = 82.5 workable stitches for this pattern.
If you want to use 14 count fabric, then 82.5 x 14= 5.89 approximate inches of work surface is necessary. So round up and use a 6" embroidery hoop! You can see how this formula will work with any fabric count!
Have fun and happy stitching!
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Retro cross stitch pattern Christmas reindeer PDF download mid century modern