This design idea was inspired by Polaroid-style photos. Remember when you'd shoot an instant camera, and then after removing the photo, you'd shake it to get it to hurry up and develop faster? I combined that concept with a shaker house theme and came up with The Salt Shakers (Autumn Saltboxes).
Stitch count: 2 designs, 63w x 81h each
Fabric used: 36 ct. Beach Brew by R&R Reproductions
Threads used: Weeks Dye Works in Roasted Fig, Pecan, Mascara, Sandcastle, Pelican Gray, Seagull, Oscar, Red Rocks, Swamp Water, and White Lightning. DMC in 167, 644, 780, and 3828.(In the case of a color using less than 100 stitches, DMC was used. However, a conversion to all DMC is included in the key.)
Stitches used: Cross stitch over two linen threads, some cross or tent-stitch over 1 linen thread, and some back-stitching.