‘Battle Of Britain’ requires whole counted cross stitch only, no back-stitching or fractional stitching is used.
Model shown on Cloud Blue Aida fabric – what a difference this fabric makes! Click HERE to view and purchase. You will need a 19″x18″ piece to stitch this design on 14/16 or 18ct aida.
Stitch count: 147 wide x 98 high
Approx. finished designs sizes are:
14ct aida: 10¾” wide x 7½” high – 28x19cms
16ct aida: 9½” wide x 6½” high – 24x17cms
18ct aida: 8½” wide x 5¾” high – 22x15cms
When using 2 strands of thread on 16ct aida fabric, you will need approximately 85 DMC™ stranded cotton skeins, 76 colours.
A detailed thread list is included with your chart.