Alara is the name of a river, castle and a caravanserai on the Ancient Silk Road along the Mediterranean Coast of Turkey.
Stitch count: 169 x 169
Fabric: 28 count "White" Linen available from Wichelt Imports.
Materials: DMC Embroidery Floss, Caron Waterlilies Silk Thread (1 color: 089 Caribbean), Kreinik Blending Filaments (2 colors: 012 and 150V ), Five colors of Mill Hill Beads (02105, 03027, 03503, 03505, 40557). Anchor alternatives are listed for the threads.
Stitches: All stitches are full cross stitches. Beads in the model are attached using half cross stitch.
Note: There is a Glass Bead-To-DMC conversion list available from Wichelt Imports if you prefer to stitch this design without the glass seed beads.