I’ve been on the hunt for some Irish themed cross stitch lately, or at the very least some shamrocks that I could stitch. My son is obsessed with the teeny tiny bit of Irish heritage he learned he has and he is in love with just about anything Irish right now.
I know I’ve seen this chart from The Sweetheart Tree before, but until recently I didn’t pay close attention to the sampler. The chart is titled Irish Blessing, and the saying that’s included is very sweet indeed,
May your blessing number the shamrocks that grow, and may trouble avoid you wherever you go.
I’m going to confess right here and now that this cross stitch sampler intimidates me a little bit – a lot of the designs from The Sweetheart Tree intimidate me. I love a good sampler and I’m okay with learning new specialty stitches if I need to, but something here makes me feel intimidated even if I don’t know what it is. So this is on my list of things I want to stitch, but it hasn’t quite made it’s way into my shopping cart yet. I’d love to hear from anyone that has stitched it already [Read more…]