- Size of the fabric : 50x60 cm (provide a hem of 2 cm) for a finished place mat table of 38X50 cm
- Choice of fabrics below : white linen batist or white cotton muslin
- Recommended embroidery stitches :
1- mimosa "beans" : passé empiétant with 1 thread
2- stems : point de tige and point lancé
- Colors : DMC Stranded cotton threads 745/ 744/ 725/ 445 /NOËL gold thread (for stems = 368)
- Instructions: before completion, to take off ink excess of the drawing, we recommend to rub, in a circular motion between your thumbs, a small area of the embroidery with soapy water ("savon de Marseille"). Allow to soak in cold water and start again if needed until traces of ink disappear. Never iron ink, heat will fix it.
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