An insect cross stitch pattern of a Monarch Butterfly (Danais Archippus). It is also known as milkweed, common tiger, wanderer, and black veined brown butterfly.
It is a bright orange, black and white coloured insect. Found in North America, Australia, New Zealand, Spain and the Pacific Islands.
An embroidery design based on a Sherman Foote Denton illustration from the book Moths and butterflies of the United States.
A perfect gift for a butterfly lover or creative crafters who love to dive into new embroidery charts. A great project for a cross stitch beginner to push their embroidery skills a little further.
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|Stitch count:||80 x 52 (2576 total stitches)|
|Size:||14.5 x 9.4 cm (5.7 x 3.7 inches) with 14 count Aida (not including margins)|
|Thread colours:||14 DMC stranded cotton|
|Recommended skill level:||Advanced beginner / Intermediate|
|Stitch types used:||Backstitch, Three quarter (3/4) cross stitches, Whole cross stitches|
|Tags:||Historical artwork, Sherman Foote Denton|
|RRP:||AUD $8.00 (price excludes GST/VAT)|
Monarch Butterfly (Danais Archippus) from Moths and butterflies of the United States (1900) by Sherman F. Denton (1856-1937). Digitally enhanced from our own publication.