This hand embroidery pattern is intended for stitchers with some experience. If you are new at hand embroidery you may want to try this easier portrait first: Flowers in her hair. No kit is planned for this design but floss bundles are available here: Queen Bee Floss Bundle. Find the portrait pattern collection here.
This downloadable PDF includes the embroidery instructions plus the beginner guide. The embroidery instructions include a color and stitch key with COSMO floss numbers (no DMC equivalents), written instructions and suggested stitch order, full color close up photos of stitched elements and the completed design, plus the Queen Bee design sized for a 10 by 10 inch frame, ready to trace to your fabric. Please resize as needed.
The beginner guide includes a supplies list with suggested products based off of my experience, tips on how to get started, including pattern transfer suggestions for future projects, plus diagrams of stitches. The beginner guide can also be found onlinehere with helpful videos, plus you can find some additional tutorialshere.