Wedding EMBROIDERED ENVELOPE
(PACKAGE INCLUDES 2 HEART-SHAPED, BRASS CHARMS & LETTER AND NUMBER CHARTS TO CUSTOMIZE POST-MARKED WEDDING DATE)
What will you slip into your lovely embroidered envelope? A gift certificate, a bed & breakfast reservation or a hand-written personal message to the happy couple... it can be anything you imagine!
Design Details... This embroidered envelope bears a 25-CENT ‘POSTAGE STAMP’ in which A PAIR OF OVERLAPPING BRASS HEARTS appear on a gently variegated background. A BEAUTIFUL WHITE LILY (perhaps plucked from the bride’s bouquet) graces this envelope and is embellished with VICTORIAN GOLD BEADS, SILVER THREADS AND WHITE RAYON FLOSS. Everything about this piece is light and airy (even the address... Bride and Groom, which is stitched in half-crosses using hand-dyed thread)The postmaster’s ‘INK STAMP’ is easily customized to present the HAPPY COUPLE‘S WEDDING DATE (using the enclosed number and date charts). Your lovely envelope is sealed with A BUTTON AND RIBBON CLOSURE.
Areas of Embellishment: LILY (Silver KREINIK Blending Filament; MILL HILL Victorian Gold Seed Beads and White RAYON thread); STAMP (Pistachio WDW over-dyed thread); PENNED 'BRIDE and GROOM' (Needle Necessities over-dyed thread); BUTTON AND RIBBON CLOSURE.
Fabric for Model:
18-count Sky Blue Aida (similar to DMC 3840)
92 wide x 60 high
Design Area: Approx. 5 1/4” wide x 3 1/2” high (Finished envelope size is approx. 6” wide x 4 1/4” high)
Above fabric, cut to 11 1/2" long x 7" wide/DMC 166... Med. Lt. Moss Green/DMC 318... Lt. Steel Grey/DMC 414... Dk. Steel Grey/DMC 415... Pearl Grey/DMC 730... V. Dk. Olive Green/DMC 734... Lt. Olive Green/DMC 832... Golden Olive/DMC 3807... Cornflower Blue/DMC 30745... Lt. Pale Yellow RAYON/DMC 35200... White RAYON/WEEKS DYE WORKS 2206... Pistachio/KREINIK 001 blending Filament (Silver)/NEEDLE NECESSITIES 116... Arctic Nights/MILL HILL 42011... Petite Victorian Gold Bead (12)/6” length 1/8” wide ribbon/Your choice of Button (for closure)/2 heart-shaped Brass charms are included in package.
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