Bristol Berries II

Bristol Berries II

Bristol Berries II

These berries focus on some of the lovely pattern bands and alphabets Maria Hancock stitched into her sampler. You can view her original sampler virtually at The Cleveland Museum of Art. Thanks again to Claudia Dutcher Kistler of Dutch Treat Designs; learn more at

See the berries in the first installment at Bristol Berries I.

Stitch count:

127 x 72 (each berry)


Access Commodities: 37 count Russian Tea Cake Legacy linen


Classic Colorworks: Sister Scarlet, Belle Soie silk

Weeks Dye Works' wools: Merlot solid, Merlot Glen Plaid
Assorted vintage buttons

BRISTOL BERRIES II, Copyright 2021. Original counted thread designs by Linda Stolz for Erica Michaels Designs.

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