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Colorway by:

Teresa Wentzler

Colors are given in the pattern.

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Jaramar used the original pattern colorway.

This dragon's name: Frances

Fabric: Silkweaver's hand-dyed Belfast (32 count)"Purely Primitive"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Colorway by: WhizGidget
This dragon's name:
"Sir Las Draegas"

All standard floss colors are Anchor.
Overdye: Needle Necessities Calypso (NN1931): use 3 strands for satin stitches
z = Gloriana Summer Sky,
bs = 137
Beads on dragon: MH 03004 Beads in border: MH 10021
A = 96 & 97
B = 92 & 100
C = 100 & 101
D = 102
bs above = 111
1 = 130 & 131
2 = 131
bs above = 137
+ = 302, bs = 303
Metallics: Black dot symbol= Accentuate #140
black star symbol = #8 NN Kreinik Overdyed - #2941 (Passion Flower)
Fabric: 28-count white Cashel linen


Colorway by Shondratasha.

This dragon's name:
"Herald Harold"

Overdye: Silk N Colors in Grape Melange
Kreinik Metallics:
001V #4 Braid
Tail: 664 #8 Braid
Eye: 329 #8 Braid
* 9294 #8 Braid
Mill Hill Beads:
02088 Seed Beads
03053 Antique Beads
03041 Antique Beads
Anchor Floss:
A: 117/108
B: 176/109
C: 940/110
D: 178/112
+: 95
1: 97
2: 100
Z: Nails: Kreinik 003 #4 Braid
Z: Inner border Anchor 1090
Z: Outer border Anchor 1089
Backstitch: 152: Dragon, 88: Tail, 1089: Border
Fabric: Silkweaver's Whisper Pink


Colorway by: Annette414
This dragon's name:
"Finian"

Overdye: Needle Necessities Finian's Rainbow
DMC Floss
A: 211
B: 210
C: 209
D: 208
1: 613
2: 612
+: 3747
Z: 340
b/s: 208 (all purple of dragon), 610 (rest of dragon), 3746 (border),
NN Overdye (Crystal Ball), Kreinik 023 (inner edge of border)
Dragon Braid - Kreinik 023 Crystal Ball - Kreinik 9192
Mill Hill Beads:
3053 (dragon) & 40252 (border)
Fabric: Antique White Jazlyn (28-ct)





Colorway by Witchypoos.

This dragon's name:
"Mystic Meg"

Caron Watercolour: #050 Egg plant
Kreinik Metallics:
VF Braid #4
dot symbol: 3237
star symbol: 202HL
DMC Floss:
A - 554
B - 553
C - 552
D - 550
1 - 3325
2 - 334
+ - 3046
Z - 3045
Used 550 to back stitch round Meg, and gold 202HL round the border.







Colorway by: Aliencarrot
This dragon's name:
"Samuel the Wise"

Overdye: Caron Waterlilies 080 Blue Lagoon
DMC Floss
A: 327
B: 3041
C: 3042
D: 3743
Backstitched with 3740
1: 794
2: 793
Backstitched with 996
+: 3766
Z: 996
Backstitched with 995
Mill Hill Beads:
02015 for the border
02025 for the dragon Metallics:
Dot symbol: Krienik #4 VFB 684 Aquamarine
Star symbol: Rainbow Gallery Nordic Gold ND4
Crystal ball backstitched with DMC 415
Fabric: 28 count Mystic Glade Jazlyn by SMF

 

 


Colorway by Kathy Hoover

This dragon's name:"Cleo"

Overdye: Needle Necessities 183 Jewels of the Nile

Kreinik Metallics:
9294 (dragon and backstitch for crystal ball) 032 (crystal ball)
Mill Hill Beads: 00161 (border beads)
42024 (dragon beads) DMC Floss:
A=554
B=553
C=552
D=550
1=993
2=3814
+=996
Z=995
backstitch=791

Fabric: "Snow Squall" from Crossed Wing Collection




Colorway by: Meliny

Overdyed fiber: Caron Wildflowers: Ruby

DMC floss:
A= 322
B= 312
C= 311
D= 336
1= 3802
2= 902
+= 3803
Z= 939
dot symbol= 2 strands each, Kreinik blending filaments 080HL and 060
star symbol= Kreinik #4 cord, 3237
Maroon backstitch= 154
Blue backstitch= 939
Grey backstitch line of border= 154

Mill Hill Magnifica Beads: 10024
Fabric: 25 ct natural pearl linen

 

 


Colorway by: Dee Champagne

This dragon's name:
"FC"

Fabric: 25ct. light blue Lugana
Beads: Mill Hill Magnifica, 10044 and 10021
Border overdye:
"Mediterranean" Caron Waterlilies
Needlepoint Inc. Silks:
Z - 134
A - (blend) 813 and 821
B - 821
C - 822
D - (blend) 822 and 824
Backstitch - all of dragon and gazing ball: 824 Rainbow Gallery Splendor:
1 - S866
2 - S865
+ - S870
Kreinik Metallics:
Gazing ball: #4 Braid 041

All Other: Blended 2 strands Blending Filament 014 with 2 strands Blending Filament 018, after stripping out the core threads* (*The 2 strands of each blending filament was a substitution. If I did it over, I'd use 041 everywhere.)


Colorway by: Quietish

Overdye: Weeks Dye Works #2146 Eucalyptus

Greens:
A: DMC 3817
B: DMC 3816
C: DMC 3815
D: DMC 3814
Backstitching: DMC 3818

Yellows:
1 DMC 746
2 DMC 744
Backstitching: DMC 742 (could have chosen something much darker. I ended up actually using the backstitch color for the crystal ball on the top of the wings)
Blue-Greys:
+ DMC 927
Z DMC 926
Backstitching: DMC 924

Metallics:
I used some fibers by a company called "Hi-Lights":
H601 for the crystal ball H623 for the dragon, etc.

Beads: Mill Hill Petite Glass Beads
42011 Victorian Gold
42027 Champaign
42036 Bay Leaf


Colorway by: KiwiLady

This dragon's name:
"Admiral"

Satin stitch blocks:
DMC Pearl #99

DMC floss:
A - 316
B - 315
C - 815
D - 814
1 - 562
2 - 561
+ - 211
Z - 52
Backstitching: 815

#4 Kreinik Braids:
dot symbol: 009 Green
star symbol: 003v Red

Beads: Mill Hill Petite
#40557 (Gold), attached with 002hl blending filament.

Instead of beads in the border, I choose to couch a #16 Kreinik Braid 002hl gold with 002hl gold blending filament.


Colorway by: Auguste

Overdyed fiber:
Caron Waterlilies in Blueberry (041) and Amethyst (006) (I alternated between the two shades.)

DMC Floss:
A: 958 + 993
B: 943 + 958
C: 3812 + 3847
D: 3808 + 3847
1: 793
2: 792 + 793
+: 155 + 3746
Z (except claws): 333

Kreinik Metallics:
dot symbol (except eye): 202HL #4 braid
dot symbol (eye only) and Z (claws only): 012 #4 braid
Star symbol: 014 #4 braid

Backstitch:
main color group: 699 secondary color group: 791 accent color group: 552 crystal ball: 3846
inner edges of border: 202HL #4 braid
Mill Hill Beads:
on dragon: 00557 and 03035
The beads in the border are by a Japanese company called Miyuki. I originally bought them for making beaded jewelry rather than cross stitch so Im not certain if they have a numbering system like Mill Hill. All beads were attached with one strand of DMC 310.


Colorway by: LisaNC

This dragon's name:
"Midas"

Fabric: 32 ct Platinum Belfast Linen

Overdye: Silk N' Colors Plum Honey

dot symbol - Kreinik #4 braid #093
star symbol - Petite Treasure Braid PB27

Mill Hill Frosted Glass Beads:
62056 - Purple
62024 - Mauve
62010 - Clear

DMC floss:
A - 437
B - 436
C - 435
D - 434
1 - 6041/3726 blend
2 - 3740/315 blend
+ - 3042
Z - 3041/522 blend
(would probably have looked better with the lighter 3042 - but.....)
BS - 434 - all gold on dragon
BS - 3740 - all purple on dragon & dark BS lines around border
BS - 3041 - all gray lines on border


Colorway by: Sylver22

This dragon's name is: "Leopold"

Fabric: 14 ct black Aida

Overdyed fiber: Needle Necessities Bavarian Grape
A = 211
B = 209
C = 552
D = 550
1 = 3840
2 = 793
+ = 3747
Z = 341
Backstitching was either 793 or 550
Crystal Ball: Silver #4 Braid
Dragon: 1223 #4 Braid

Mill Hill Glass Seed Beads:
on Dragon: 02025
around border alternating: 02025, 00252, 00168


 

 

 

 


Colorway by: Clioratha

This dragon's name:
"Noctyrne"

Fabric: 28ct Lugana Silkweaver Solo (unnamed)

Overdyed fiber: Victoria Clayton "Midnight Rainbow" silkperle #12

dot symbol: Kreinik 329 #8 braid "Bahama blue"
star symbol: Kreinik 032 #4 braid "pearl"
Z: Kreinik 1223 #4 braid "passion plum"
A - DMC 798
B - DMC 797
C - DMC 796
D - DMC820
1 - DMC552
2 - DMC327
+ - 1 strand DMC415 / 1 strand Kreinik 001C silver cord

Backstitching:
dragon - 1 strand DMC820 bs outer edge of border - 1 strand Anchor Marlitt 819
inner edge of border - 1 strand Sulky green/purple metallic thread
globe - 2 strands Kreinik 001C
eye: 4 strands Kreinik 001C (bs with 2 strands)

Mill Hill beads:
dragon: 03002 antique midnight
border: 00332 emerald, 03047 blue iris, 03034 royal amethyst


Colorway by: kelticeire99

This dragon's name is:
"Rodrigo"

Fabric: antique ivory Cashel linen

Overdyed fiber: Caron Wildflowers in Fiesta

A = DMC 922
B = DMC 921
C = DMC 920
D = DMC 919
1 = DMC 3848
2 = DMC 3847
+ = DMC 3864
Z = DMC 3863

dot symbol: Kreinik BF #027 star symbol: Kreinik BF #032 (4 strands) & BF #027 (1 strand)

BACKSTITCH:
Body of dragon: DMC 300
Gray line in border: DMC 3031
Crystal ball: DMC 922

Beads: Mill Hill #65270


Colorway by: Zeusgirl

This dragon's name:
"Venetian Princess"

Fabric: 32-count white Belfast linen

Overdyed fiber: 1 strand Colourstreams Ophir silk #10 Venetian Sunset

A: 554
B: 553
C: 552
D: 550
1: 917
2: 915
+ 3855
z: 972
star symbol: 1 stand Kreinik #8 braid 210
dot symbol: 2 strands Kreinik #4 braid 091

backstitch:
729 (golds),
154 (purple and red)
091 braid (border)
Mill Hill beads:
62012 (dragon and border)
62042 (border)
62041 (border)



Colorway by: snowflakeAK

This dragon's name is:
"George"

Fabric: 25ct navy blue linen from Zweigart®

Overdyed fiber: Caron Wildflowers in Amethyst

A- 554
B - 553
C - 552
D - 550
Backstitch - 154
1 - 3363
2 - 3351
Backstitch - 3362
+ - 3755
Z - 320
Backstitch - 312
star symbol - 320 Kreinik #4 braid
dot symbol - 5982 Kreinik #4 braid
Mill Hill glass seed beads - 00374
Gray lines in border - 320 Kreinik #4 braid

 


 


Colorway by: LornaF

This dragon's name:"Arcaniss"

Fabric: Silkweaver 32-count Belfast in Jellybean
Overdyed fiber:
Anchor 1375

Kreinik #4 braid:circle - 026V
star - 060
Mill Hill beads: 02025

DMC floss:A - 3817
B - 993 C - 992
D - 991 1 - 792
2 - 791/550
+ - 3042 Z - 3041

bs around greens: 500 bs around 3041: 3740
bs around mauves and metallics: 823

 

 

 

 

 

 


Colorway by: babyheartthrob

This dragon's name is:
"Glow"

Fabric: 28 ct. Raspberry Hand Dyed Jobelan

Overdyed fiber: Dinky-Dyes #38 Barrier Reef

DMC floss:
A= 210 & Kreinik BF #023
B= 554 & Kreinik BF #023
C= 553 & Kreinik BF #012HL
D= 552 & Kreinik BF #012HL
1= 3689 & Kreinik BF #092
2= 3688 & Kreinik BF #092
+= 3747 & Kreinik BF #014
Z= 341 & Kreinik BF #014
dot symbol= Kreinik #4 braid 057F (Glow in the Dark)
star symbol= Kreinik #4 braid, 055F (Glow in the Dark)
Dragon body and base of tail backstitch= 209
Dragon nails and tip of tail backstitch= 3747
Orb= Kreinik #4 braid, 055F
Backstitch line of border= Kreinik #4 braid 056F (Glow in the Dark)
Mill Hill Frosted Glass Beads: 62042 (dragon & border), 62034 and 62037


Colorway by: Kitty

This dragon's name:
"Murphy" (because to start with, everything that could go wrong, did, but I got there in the end.)

Fabric: Over the moon (Blended Needle)
Overdyed thread: Cranberry Raisin (Six Strand Sweets)

Anchor threads:
A: 1031
B: 120
C: 121
D: 122
1: 108
2: 109
+: 342 & 85
Z: 108 & 86

Metallics:
dot: 025 (Krenik #4 braid)
star: 032 (Krenik #4 braid)
beads in border:
3034 (Mill Hill Antique) beads on dragon:
3046 (Mill Hill Antique)

Backstitch:
Dragon and inner edge of each border: Anchor 122
Purple bits on dragon: Anchor 109
Dragons nails: Anchor 86
Outer edge of each border: DMC 3687 (yes I mixed DMC and Anchor, shame on me!)


Colorway by: Aimee

This dragon's name is:
"Margaret"

Fabric: hand-woven by Aimee

Fibers: hand-dyed by Aimee

All beads and metallics chosen to compliment the original fiber colors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Colorway by: Faye McCully

This dragon's name:
"Uncle Sam"
(I made Uncle Sam for my husband's welcome home present from boot camp.)

Fabric: 32 ct. white opalescant linen by Zweigart

Overdyed thread: Weeks Dye Works Independence

A: 601
B: 602
C: 603
D: 604
backstitch: Kreinik 153V
1: 519
2: 518
backstitch: Kreinik 033
+: white
Z: B5200
backstitch Kreinik 032

Metallics:
dot: 032
star: 033
inside border: 153V
outside border: 033

Mill Hill Beads:
00161, 00358, 00367


Colorway by: Elissa Catherine

This dragon is un-named.

Fabric: 18 count navy aida

A=726
B=743
C=725
D=742
1=964
2=992
+=211
Z=554
large dot=rayon (approximately DMC 972)
star= rayon white +variegated DMC

Backstitch colors:
DMC 783, 991, 552, 415

Grey line =1 strand DMC gold metallic

Border blocks are cross stitched in rayon colors similar to 554, 972 and white.

0= rayon 964 in border.

Beads= Mill Hill 00557


Colorway by: Onilyn

This dragon's name:
"Silmarwen" (She is an earth dragon that lives deep in the forests.)

Fabric: Unknown
Overdyed thread: Needle Necessities Woodland Fantasy

DMC threads:
A = 937
B = 936
C = 934
D = 935
1 = 3857/435
2 = 780/3858
+ = 975
= 782

Z = Cherry Bark (the Gentle Art)

* = Kreinik Rainbow Blending 003/Kreinik Pearl Blending/995

Beads on Border -- Mill Hill 0032
Bead on Dragon Mill Hill 02011
Bs on dragon wings and spine 3858
Bs on dragon everything else 934
Bs on crystal ball 995
Bs on border outside edges 3857
Bs on border -- inside edges 435


Colorway by: mjblp

This dragon is named:
"Blue Ice Dragon"

Fabric: 28 ct Linen Monet

Over-dyed Fiber: Watercolurs #024 Twilight

A = 828
B = 827
C = 813
D = 826
1 = 842
2 = 543
+ = 762
z = 415
Small Circle Symbol = Kreinik #4 Braid 001 - Silver
Small Star Symbol = Kreinik #4 Braid 018 - Navy

Beads:
Mill Hill 2015 (sea blue) & Sundance Beads #1 (crystal) - Alternated between the two for dragon and Border

Backstitch colors:
3753 all of the Dragon; 3864 chest and inside wing of the dragon; 823 crystal ball; 414 outside both inner and outer border; 931 inside both inner and outside border.


Colorway by: mjblp

This dragon's name:
Woodland Dragon

Fabric: 28ct Cashel Linen Platinum
Overdyed thread: Needle Necessities #130 Woodland Fantasy

DMC threads:
A = 3064
B = 407
C = 3772
D = 632
1 = 831
2 = 830
+ = 437
Z= 436/437

Small Circle Symbol = Kreinik #4 Braid 205C - Antique Gold Cord

* = Kreinik #4 Braid 850 - Mallard

Mill Hill Beads 03030 (antique) & J2023 (kind of a metallic purple) - Alternated between the two for dragon and Border

Backstitching: 435 border; 319 crystal ball; 892 dragon chest, inner wing and claws; 3858 rest of dragon


Colorway by: Nicola_K

This dragon is un-named.

Fabric: 28 count white jobelan

Overdyed: Rainbow Gallery Bravo colour A46 (Peacock)

Main Colour:
Anchor
145
146
132
133
Secondary Colour:
Anchor
187
188
Accent Colour:
Anchor
433
410

Metallic:
Dragon: DMC Light Effects E3843
Crystal Ball: DMC Light Effects E5200

Backstitch:
Main Colour and Metallic: Anchor 132
Secondary Colour: Anchor 188
Accent Colour: DMC Light Effects E3843
Crystal Ball: DMC Light Effects E168

Beads: Mill Hill Antique 03062


Colorway by: dragonsoup

This dragon's name:
Strawberry

Materials information unavailable.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Colorway by: Phoebe161

This dragon is un-named.

Fabric:
DMC Aida 14 ct.

Threads: DMC Cotton Mouline; Light Effects; Variations

Primary Color
Pistachio Green
A - 368
B - 320
C - 367
D - 319
bs -890

Secondary Color
Golden Olive
1 - 834
2 - 832
bs - 829

Accent Color
Old Gold
+ - 677
Z - 729

Border Backstitch
3829 (black line)
676 (gray line)

Metallics
DMC Light Effects:
Small Circle Symbol -E677
Small Star Symbol - E135

bs - 829

Beads   Bead Treasures Czech Glass Beads 11/0 Seed
Spine - dark green iris
Border - dark green iris and metallic gold, (alternated)
Eye - red iris


Colorway by: Anita

This dragon's name:
Puff the Magic Sea Dragon


Fabric: unknown
Overdyed thread: unknown

DMC threads:
A = 598
B = 3810
C = 3809
D = 3808
1 = 826
2 = 824
+ = 3823
Z = 3822
small circle symbol = Kreinik Gold braid
* = 102 C Cord with one strand of 3823

 

Instead of using beads I have made a cross stitch and outlined it with backstitch. Cross stitch instead of beads = 923, backstitch around the cross stich = 824







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