The Hands on Design "House on a Hill" series is a seasonal pincushion and scissor fob based on an inspirational quote.
The Summer Night is based on Summer at the Cape - and the following quote: "Oh, the summer night has a smile of light, and she sits on a sapphire throne" by Bryan Proctor.
The called for fabric is 28ct. Graceful Grey from Wichelt Imports. The pattern is charted with cotton floss from Weeks Dye Works: Blackboard, Blue Heron, Bluecoat Red, Pepperoncini, Spanish Moss (2), Squash & Whitewash.
A Pin mini-pack is available from Just Another Button Co. - Pin-Mini--Cape Cod jpm448
The pattern includes the piece of Weeks Dye Works green wool fabric used for the grass under the house.
Design stitch count:
- Pincushion: 56 x 56 (2 pieces) & 224 x 15
- Fob: 42 x 42