Ann Logan

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Cross stitch embroidery is a passion with some people – the idea of transferring a design and turning it into an abstract art on fabric with colourful thread is something which triggers their creativity big time – as it is for me. But people were cross stitching from about 500 AD.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 120 x 70 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 8.6 x 5 inches or 218 x 127 mm
Suggested Material Size: 14.5 x 10.9 inches or 368 x 277 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Baltimore Oriole
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120 x 70 stitches 25 colors

As you stitch cross stitches, the floss tends to twist and eventually knot. The simple solution is to frequently dangle the needle and floss allowing it to untwist. Once you get into a routine, you will do this without thinking. Until you do, consciously take this step every few stitches.