This design was inspired by fragments of an Armorial panel tapestry border from the Great Hall of Hampton Court Palace and features the coat of arms of Henry VIII, with portcullis motifs and Tudor Roses. Only whole cross stitch with a little backstitch for the finer details is required to stitch this design.
This mini cushion cross stitch kit includes: 14HPI white aida fabric, ready-sorted DMC Stranded Cotton Threads on a numbered sorter, needle, backing fabric, b&w symbol chart and full instructions (cushion filler not included).
Design size: 5¾" (14.7cm) square.
Fragment of the tapestry border from Hampton Court Palace: