Truly Thine by Blackbird Designs

 Truly Thine is #6 in the Loose Feathers series by Blackbird Designs. The leaflet contains charts for stitching the emery, the pincushion, and the sampler pictured below.

Truly Thine Sampler

Truly Thine by Blackbird Designs.

Design Size: 64w x94h

Recommended Fabric: 28ct Pomegranate by R & R Reproductions

14/28ct - 4 5/8 x 6 3/4 plus 4" on all sides = 12 5/8 x 14 3/4
16/32ct - 4 x  5 7/8  plus 4" on all sides = 12 x 13 7/8
18/36ct -  3 1/2 x 5 1/4 plus 4" on all sides = 11 1/2 x 13 1/4

Recommended Floss: Gentle Arts

  • Cherry Bark - full skein
  • Brandy
  • Mulberry- 1 skein
  • Chamomile
  • Cameo Pink
  • Dried Thyme

Specialty Stitches: Smyrna Crosses & Queen Stitch

Heart Pincushion

Truly Thine Heart Pincushion.

Design Size: 64w x94h

Recommended Fabric: 28ct Pomegranate by R & R Reproductions

14/28ct - 4 5/8x 6 3/4 plus 2" all sides =8 5/8 x 10 3/4
16/32ct - 4 x 5 7/8 plus 2" all sides = 8 x 9 7/8
18/36ct - 3 1/2 x 5 1/4 plus 2" all sides = 7 1/2 x 9 1/4

Recommended Floss: Gentle Arts

  • Cherry Bark - full skein
  • Brandy
  • Mulberry - 10 yards for Pincushion and strawberry
  • Chamomile
  • Cameo Pink
  • Dried Thyme

Charlene Ogle stitched this piece but changed the fabric and floss she used as shown below. I personally much prefer the lighter fabric color. She chose 32ct home dyed pale pink linen with GA poinsettia, WDW raspberry and bark.

Truly Thine stitched by Charlene Ogle.