The Blackberry Rabbit – Margret NcKowns Tray and Accessories

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Model: The model was stitch on 36 Count Antique Cream linen from Zweigart, using one strand of thread over two threads.

This design is inspired by motifs from Fox and Rabbit Designs reproduction sampler Margret McNowns 1828.


Threads provided by:
• Weeks Dye Works (

Wooden Tray provided by:
• Lone Elm Lane (

Threads Used:
• Weeks Dye Works 1194 Broom Tree
• Weeks Dye Works 1232a Oilcloth
• Weeks Dye Works 2108 Battleship
• Weeks Dye Works 2197 Oscar
• Weeks Dye Works 2219 Whiskey
• Weeks Dye Works 2264 Garnet
• Weeks Dye Works 2266a Louisiana Hot Sauce
• Weeks Dye Works 2284 Madison Rose

Finishing Supplies:
• “Margret’s Tray” wooden tray from Lone Elm Lane
• 12” square of fusible Pellon or similar interfacing
• Fat 1/8’ of co ordinating cotton fabric
• Cardboard for templates
• Double sided tape (strong one)
• 12” square Cotton Batting
• 18” piece of ½” silk ribbon in coordinating colour
• Small square of cream flannel
• Vliesofix (small piece)
• Template plastic
• Metal Eyelet
• Metal ring
• General sewing supplies