Watermelon Anyone?
Watermelon Anyone? Set
Materials Used:

7 count clear Plastic Canvas Mesh - 3 sheets

Needloft Yarn for Coaster & Holder:
#55 Watermelon - 81 1/2 yds.
#00 Black - 5 yds.
#41 White - 41 1/2 yds.
#28 Christmas Green - 19 1/2 yds.

Needloft Yarn for Napkin Rings:
#55 Watermelon - 17 yds.
#00 Black - 1 1/2 yds.
#41 White - 5 1/2 yds.
#28 christmas Green - 6 yds.

Key:
Royal Blue Embroidery Stitch code = DMC White Pearl Cotton doubled - 6 1/2 yds.

Stitches Used:
Continental Stitch
Cross Stitch
Embroidery Stitch
Whip Stitch
Overcast

Instructions for Coaster & Holder:

Cut 2 pieces of 37X22 threads (36X21 holes) according to the pattern for the holder. Cut 1 piece of 21X66 threads (20X65 holes) to the pattern for the holder bottom. And cut 12 piece of 33X25 threads (32X24 holes) according to the pattern for the coaster.

Follow the patterns to stitch the project. Remember to stitch all the watermelons pieces (including the uncoded sections in Watermelon #55) before stitching the words on top. Whipstitch the front & back of the holder to the bottom piece using Christmas Green #28 (to give the look of the outside of the watermelon). Don't forget to overcast all the sections in the adjoining colors. Whipstitch 2 watermelon coasters together in Christmas Green #28 to make a total of 6 coasters. Don't forget to whipstitch the top
part of the watermelon coaster in the adjoining areas.

Instructions for Napkin Rings:

Cut 6 pieces of 11X32 threads (10X31 holes) according to the pattern. Follow the pattern to stitch the project. Whipstitch the two ends together with Watermelon #55. Overcast both sides of the ring in Christmas Green #28.

The Pattern!



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