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Have a Cool Yule ornament

Have a Cool Yule ornament

Have a Cool Yule ornament

Designed by Nancy Wahler of Faithwurks Designs

Nancy has been designing cross stitch patterns for several years. Her charts are available to shops through Hoffman Distributing Co., so ask your local needlework store or favorite online store to get the newest projects from Nancy. She has started a new design series called Seasonal Easels. Can't wait to see the projects! Nancy's web site is http://faithwurksdesigns.com/

For the holidays, Nancy shares this fun ornament design and her yummy Bacon Pinwheels recipe.

BACON PINWHEELS
Nancy Wahler
Faithwurks Designs

This Appetizer is Quick , Easy and always a Favorite !

Ingredients: 1 package of Crescent Rolls, 12 slices of Bacon

Remove dough from package. Take 2 triangles and press the seams together to make a rectangle.  Lay bacon lengthwise on dough, probably 3 slices.  Roll in a jelly roll fashion. Wrap in plastic wrap and place in freezer until firm.  Slice into ¼”  to ½”  wide pieces. Place on a baking sheet and cook in a 350 degree oven til brown.  Serve warm. These can be cooked ahead of time; frozen , then re-heated  

Have a Cool Yule ornament

Materials needed:

  • 28-count Ice Blue Cashel Linen by Zweigart
  • Kreinik Very Fine #4 Braid 021 Pearl and 051HL Sapphire
  • Anchor Floss in colors 01, 212, 1006
  • Just Another Button Company Small Primitive Snowman 4485S
  • Tiny Brass Star Charm 12056BR (By Jupiter)
  • Medium Heart Charm MHCC2 by Wichelt Imports
  • #24 Tapestry needle

Instructions:
Download the PDF chart/instructions below.

  1. Cross stitch according to the main graph and color key. When using the Very Fine #4 Braid, stitch with it just as it comes off the spool, do not separate.
  2. The pompom on the end of the snowman’s hat is a colonial or French knot using 4 strands of Anchor 01 floss.
  3. Words are backstitched with Very Fine #4 Braid 051HL.
  4. Attach the snowman button and star charm where indicated. Follow instructions on Medium Heart charm for finishing. Cording was made with Anchor floss 148 and #4 Braid 051HL.

Printing Instructions:

To download the instructions for this project, click here. If you have problems downloading this document, receive a copy by sending a #10 self-addressed, stamped envelope to: (Name of this project), PO Box 1966, Parkersburg, WV 26102.

© Copyright 2012 Kreinik and Nancy Wahler.

SKU SKU17560
 
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