This is an interpretation in cross stitch of the motif covering the walls of the François I lounge on the ground floor of the Chenonceau Château.
It is a reminder that the king was a frequent guest of Katherine Briçonnet who, with her husband, was at the origin of the construction of the edifice. Add a royal touch to your home with this cushion! This complete cross stitch kit is derived from the large Museums and Heritage pattern chart dedicated to the Chenonceau Château. Size of motif: 185 stitches wide by 130 stitches high. When embroidered on 12 count (per cm) linen, the finished project measures 30.8 x 21.7cm. Size of finished cushion: 31 x 22cm. This kit contains:
- full-colour pattern chart printed on large A3 sheets of paper;
- 35 x 26cm of mustard coloured linen embroidery fabric;
- 7 Retors du Nord embroidery floss cards : 2022, 2023, 2028, 2032, 2196, 2266 and 2340;
- 35 x 26cm 100% cotton "indienne" fabric in brown tones. Depending on our stocks, this indienne fabric may vary, but trust us, the end result will always be lovely. Presented in a lovely Sajou cardboard re-usable box. The embroidery pattern chart is also available here. Chenonceau château official website: click here.