The cross-stitch "tidy" on the back was his mother's handiwork, she had made it when she was fifteen.
Cross-stitch it in a shade darker than the gingham or in white or red.
The stitch used for the samplers was usually the cross-stitch (Fig. 87).
The Commandments, which the wreath enframes, are worked in cross-stitch.
The leaves and cover may be sewed together with a cross-stitch.
It is made with cross-stitch embroidery on burlap, silk, or wool canvas.
She could do plain sewing and overcast, cross-stitch and hem-stitch.
She began to work in cross-stitch upon a wreath of tulips and roses.
In making up flannel, back-stitch and run the seams, and then cross-stitch them open.
I will send you up some pretty silk for the covers, and you might cross-stitch a little motto if you liked.