1:48 scale Leshgi prayer rug, circa 1850

Needlepoint design by Anna-Carin Betzén, based on a full-scale rug

This rug is stitched with DMC floss on 54 count gauze, and measures 20×33 mm (3/4"×1 5/16"), plus fringe. I used it for a bedside rug in my 1860s Swedish bedroom.

Leshgi prayer rug

Stitch count
45 by 73 stitches
Thread colors
6 colors
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The needlepoint charts index provides an overview of all my free charts. You might find my silk gauze hints helpful. Also, if you'd like to fringe the rug, check out my step-by-step how-to on fringing methods.

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