Oak Leaves & Berries Pennyrug
Finished Size 12" x 18"
¼ yd (a fat quarter) dark cream wool
10” square green wool
9” square brown plaid wool
2” x 7” burnt orange wool for berries
2” x 7” rusty red wool for berries
6” x 9” of 2 shades of red for pennies
6” x 9” of 2 shades of gold for pennies
6” x 9” of 2 shades of oranges for pennies
1 yd of homespun for the backing & binding (this is optional - you could simply finish the edges with a simple blanket stitch also!
We chose to use hand dyed floss from “The Gentle Art” #0350 Mulberry, #1150 Flax, #0420 Gold Leaf, #0410 Tarnished Gold and #7016 Chamomile
(remember, the above listed colors are the original colors I used. The wools you choose for your project will probably differ from mine, please use my color choices as a guide only. You will want to match the floss to your own woolies!)
Basic sewing supplies, such as scissors, embroidery needle, measuring tools, fabric glue stick or pins --- Optional - freezer paper, fusible web of choice (we prefer Steam a Seam Lite 2), template plastic
****the material amounts specified above are the minimum needed. When in doubt purchase more!