For Dad - Birthday or Father's Day
Father's Day - Finished
Father's Day RWB
Father's Day Chart
     Pattern Information - For Dad

  Aida / Evenweave
  Finished Size: 
       57w x 69h
       14ct    4 x 4-7/8
       16ct    3-1/2 x 4-1/4
       18ct    3-1/8 x 3-3/4

  Floss: 
       Full cross   2 - 3  strands
       Backstitch  1 - 2  strands

Hearts and happy face entirely optional.
Use the alternative colors or select your Dad's favorites. Using 18ct you can create a card by inserting the piece into a greeting card blank. Or make your own by trimming the fabric to 1/2" from border and fringing all but the 2 rows of stitches closest to the design. Using 1/2 sheet of cardstock, create an inside sentiment, fold in 1/2,  then glue the piece to  the front. This fits in a standard "invitation" envelope.  The one I made for my Dad is stitched on 18ct Fiddler's Light and affixed to the card face with a repositionable glue stick. I gave the front of the card stock a run through the color printer using a "sponge" effect in PSP8 program, using a light forest green tone just to cut the bright white.

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Updated June 19, 2004
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