The pattern includes:
Fabric, needle, hoop and thread requirements: A list of the type of fabric, DMC six-stranded cotton thread colours and the required hoop and needle types and sizes for the embroidery.
Transfer instructions: Various options for transferring the design on to fabric.
Embroidery instructions: The illustrated instructions tell you which embroidery stitch, DMC thread colour and how many strands of thread to use, as well as any additional embroidery instructions.
Reference photographs: The full-colour photo on the front page and close-up photos inside serve as references when stitching.
Embroidery design: The design is given at full size (100%) with a join line, as well as at half size for enlarging to A3 if preferred. It’s also provided in reverse for creating an iron-on transfer, plus each fish is given as an individual, full-size design.
Printing: The PDF document is set up to fit on A4 or US letter-sized paper for easy printing on a home printer.
** This pattern does not include stitch instructions. You’ll find instructions for all the embroidery stitches used in this pattern (and more) in 120 Embroidery Stitches. Alternatively, find instructional pics and links to photo and video how-tos on my Stitches board on Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/kellylfletcher/stitches.