Customer Completed Samplers

Manifesto Sampler stitched by Maggie Klingenmeyer

Hi Marsha!Just wanted to touch base, and let you know I finishedThe Manifesto….finally!!I love the way it turned out….as you can see , I did insert my dog, Charlie! He saved my life after Ralph died, so what better way to honor him?!I hope you are doing well…I really hate this “lock down” feeling….but no…

Margaret Logan Sampler stitched by Dianne Mahar

Hi Marsha – I thought you might enjoy seeing a picture of my completed Margaret Logan.  I purchased this sampler from Scarlet-Letter many years ago but was intimidated by the size of it.  My husband and I recently purchased a 100 year old remodeled farmhouse, and I had a perfect wall for a sampler of her size.  I…

Scarlet Letter Catalog

Dear Marsha, Last night over a glass of wine, a friend asked me if I believe in fate. Fate, yes, I answered. Pre-destiny, no. I mention this rather weighty conversation because when I sorely need a diversion from the tedium of life, a Scarlet Letter supplement arrives. Whatever the reason, No. 27 was in my…

Unicorn Bell Pull and MD The Unicorn Sampler

Dear Scarlett Letter, Please find attached a picture of the finished Unicorn Bell Pull stitched on canvas with DMC floss. Thanks for your advice about finishing the bell pull which was very helpful. I did change one colour – I changed DMC 371 to 372 – to getter better contrast on the birds and animals…

Emilly Lucille by Ken Sale

Marsha,Last year I worked the Scarlet Letter’s EMILY LUCILLE sampler. Three changes that I made to it: I used my initials rather than the original It called for filling the entire background with the white silk. But in my growing collection of sampler source books I had seen another variation on this Emily Lucille sampler…

Coraggio

I just saw on your web site that you would like photos of work done by your customers, and thought that you would be interested in ‘Coraggio’ that I did a few years ago. I did it in silk, and it has received many comments. It was displayed at the Albuquerque Internationl Airport for several…

Betsy Davis and Rebecca Robinson by Teresa

Congratulations for your knew website, very clear and very easy to explore. I here send you photos of my two samplers made from your collection. I am very sad because I cannot do embroiderie for a certain time because I have a serious problem in my right arm, I just hope that doctors put me…

Personalized Quaker Samplers

by Deb McCann Marsha,I recall reading that the Scarlet Letter was interested in knowing how stitchers personalized samplers. I enjoy stitching reproduction samplers,and was introduced to this in 2003 when I had broken my ankle and needed something to do that was meaningful. I had done cross stitch on aida but never stitched on linen.…

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