Advent Clock with Angel Design (an alternative to the Advent calendar!)
Here's something alternative to the traditional Advent Calendar - the Advent Clock!! You could use this in conjunction with a treat or just for the fun of counting; you can count up or down whichever you prefer. This design is stitched in cross stitch and with blackwork backing to the numbers. This could be used every Christmas and handed down within your family. This is our version with an angel - great for little girls and we have a version with a bear for either girls or boys. DETAILS Please Note: all our charts are for COUNTED stitching and are not printed onto fabric. The Finished design size is 35.5 x 35.5cm (14 x 14 inches) The Number of Thread Colours used is 39 including two metallic colours. We recommend DMC Stranded Cotton for our designs but can specify other manufacturers thread codes on request, please contact us for details. We use Kreinik metallic cord for the blackwork. The Fabric Count for this design is 14 count Aida. There are some fractional stitches used in this design. All our designs are created by Debbie Harding, Copyright © DoodleCraft Design Ltd.
What's included in the price?
Chart Colour key Full Instructions Fabric Needle Threads sorted onto a numbered thread card The wooden hand and fixings and full instructions for making up the clock.
What you will need
For stitching - Hoop or Frame (optional) and scissors For making up the clock - 16 x 16 inch (40 x 40cm) stretched canvas, Fabric glue and Double sided tape.
We are a family run business based in Fife, Scotland where we create both classic and contemporary cross stitch and blackwork embroidery kits. All the kits sold are designed by myself and the kits are made up at our studio. We are best known for our Stitched Games Boards but also have a range of functional kits (e.g. clocks & coasters) as well as the more traditional pictures. There is a lot of useful information on our website and we are always available to answer any questions.
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