This cross stitch kit contains all you need to embroider a beautiful iris, derived from our spectacular Tinctorial Plants collection in the Museums and Heritage Collection.
This flower with the latin name of Iris Germanica, exists in a variety of colours, but the violet ones were cultivated for dyeing.
Size of motif: 81 stitches wide and 200 stitches high. When embroidered on 12 count/cm linen, the finished dimensions are 13.5 x 33.3cm.
This kit contains: - a 12 count cyclamen linen swatch 43cm x 23cm; - 11 cards of Retors du Nord embroidery floss: 2004, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2039, 2302, 2350, 2445, and 2749; - the full colour pattern chart printed on a large 42cm x 29cm sheet of paper; - a Sajou “Créé par moi” label (Made by me). Presented in a lovely Sajou cardboard re-usable box.
Three other kits are also available: the poppy, the dahlia and the hollyhock, all being the same size to make a lovely collection. If you prefer, you can purchase the pattern chart on its own: click here.