Today, a cute beaded snowman ornament to go with your reindeer ornament. Once again, it’s stitched on cross stitch fabric but with seed beads instead of embroidery floss.
6” x 6” 14-ct. white Aida cloth
lt. gold, black, red, lt. green and dk. green seed beads
white sewing thread
The beads are stitched onto the fabric with a half-cross stitch. Work across each row using the color bead indicated in the chart. Use red for the train body and center of large wheel; black for the smokestack, wheels, and cow catcher, lt. green for the roof, lamp, and bottom of bell; dk. green for inside the wheels and vertical stripes on train body; and light gold for the lamplight and bell.
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