Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|African Dancer|3813

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African Dancer|3813

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If you are a beginner stitcher prefer to use Aida cloth. Its weave forms clearly distinctive squares in the fabric, which eases the placing of stitches.
Another option is using waste canvas. It forms a grid for stitching which can be easily removed later.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 71 x 139 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.1 x 9.9 inches or 129 x 252 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11 x 15.8 inches or 279 x 402 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

African Dancer
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71 x 139 stitches 6 colors

The biggest nuisance to any cross stitcher, new or experienced, is the dreaded knotted floss.

Virtually everyone who has ever completed a project has experienced a tangle which has turned into a knot. It's always worth taking time to untangle the mistake, particularly if you're framing a project, otherwise it will be riddled with visible lumps.