Maria Teresa – Pincushion Doll

Maria Teresa pincushion doll embroidery

This doll is dedicated to my friend, Maria Teresa, designer of MTV Designs. 

Pins and purse frame are made by Roberta Dazzini (available for purchase from Giulia Punti Antichi). 

Beads: one package of 03021 Royal Pearl Antique Seed Beads from Mill Hill. 

The porcelain half doll Maria Teresa can be found on Half Dolls Malta or BrierRose.

Fabric 10x19 in (25x48 cm) 28 ct Cashel Truffle Linen from Picture This Plus
Threads one spool each of hand-dyed silk threads from Valdani Inc: P9, P4, H204, H210 (or S78), 0519
Stitches Cross Stitch, Vertical Oblong Cross, Over 6, Backstitch