Mermaids

Bluebeards Princess Mirabella

MD98

There is a rumor that amongst the deep, dark seaweed of the Caribbean there is a very unique pirate’s treasure. She is Bluebeard’s princess, known as Mirabella. She is a mermaid who stole his heart and he brings all the royal treasures to her. Her sweet singing reminding him all along of their silent longing and secret bond.

Stitched on 32 count Laurel Linen by Wichelt Imports.
Stitched area is 10" by 14.25" with a stitch count of 160 x 228 Stitched 2 over 2. DMC floss used. Blends are one strand each.
DMC needed
154
157
161
500
597
601
730
732
754
758
772
794
818
906
907
915
939
958
3064
3354
3371
3806
3839
3847
3848
Note: DMC White and 553 are listed in error. The symbols do not appear on the chart.
Caron Collection Waterlilies
204
207
226
229
Specialty items needed:
Mill Hill Beads
10023
10032
10045 (2 pkgs)
10081
10091
10104
10106
Mill Hill Treasures
13062 (2 pkgs)
13063
Kreinik Metallic #4 Very Fine Braid
002HL
014
015
684

Mermaid Of Atlantis

MD95

The legend of the mermaids of Atlantis can be traced back as far as the eight century BC. She swims about the marble halls, greek columns and ascending stairs covered in coral. Such beauties are the keepers of pirates treasure and the caretakers of the lost city of Atlantis. Although they have never been caught there have been many, sightings near rocky cliffs and the waves at dusk.

Model was stitched over two threads on 32 count Laurel Linen by Wichelt Imports. Alternate fabric 32 count Olive Green Linen by Zweigart.
Stitched area is 7 1/2" x 15 3/4" with a stitch count of 120 x 249. Stitched (2 over 2). DMC floss used. Blends are one strand each.
Specialty items needed:
Mill Hill Beads
00332
00367
02016
03049
10036
18002
42031
Kreinik Metallic
#4 Braid:
028 (2)
034 substitute 019
060
102c
3228
Caron Collection Waterlilies
Umbria
Bermuda Reef
Espresso

Mermaids Of The Deep Blue

MD85

Two daughters of the sea swim gracefully toward treasure lost.
Their tails sparkle like diamonds and emeralds.
Their hair flows around them like veils of silk.
They are real and fairytale combined to become beauties of the deep.

Stitched using 32 count Zweigart Amsterdam Blue Linen.
Stitched area 9 3/4" x 19 1/2" with a stitch count of 156 x 312. Stitched (2 over 2). DMC floss used.
DMC Floss
163
165
166
356
420
500
704
729
754
758
761
905
924
931
932
937
948
964
3031
3753
3778
3781
3816
DMC Blend
163/500
420/3031
924/931
Glass beads and Treasures by Mill Hill
02011
02022 (2 packets)
03049
03050 (5 packets)
13007 (2 packets)
18831
Kreinik Metallic Threads #4 Braid
014
015 (2 spools)
024
152V

Enchanted Mermaid

MD84

This striking sea nymph comes alive with metallic threads, beads and treasures. It will surely be one of your favorite designs. Use the crystal treasures listed or adorn her with any meaningful beads that you feel are worthy of this beautiful mermaid.

Stitched on 32 count Twilight Blue Linen by Wichelt Imports.
Stitched area is 10 1/2" x 16 1/2" with a stitch count of 168 x 258. Stitched (2 over 2). DMC floss used.
Glass beads and Treasures by Mill Hill
10041
12141(3 pkg)Disc. Replacement with 12223(pkg)
12187 (11 packages)
13003 (2 packages)
13091 (10 packages)
13099* (7 packages)
42010 (3 packages)
60161 (2 packages)
*discontinued, replace with 13051
Kreinik Metallic Threads #4 Braid
014
015
085 (2 spools)
191 (2 spools)

Emerald Mermaid

MD77

Designed in pearly and citron hues, this enchanted deep sea nymph gracefully swims across the linen, entwined in lavender and mossy green blooming seaweed.

Stitched on 32 count Chestnut Linen by Wichelt Imports.
Alternate fabric is 32 count Toasted Almond Linen by Zweigart.
Stitched area is 12 3/4" x 18" with a stitch count of 204 x 288.
Glass beads by Mill Hill
00561
02001
02031
03013 (2 packets)
Kreinik Metallic Threads
009 #4 Braid (2 spools)