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Basketball Player|246

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Fabric for cross stitch are referenced with the number of stitches possible in an inch. 10- 14 are the best for beginners ; it will be very difficult for a starter to do crossstitch on fabric with 20 or more stitches per inch.

Once you have got a hang of the techniques of cross stitch you can use other fabric to do cross stitch designs like a woven fabric with an even weave . Even weave means the number of threads will be the same per inch horizontally as well as vertically, making perfect squares to do your cross stitch.You get cotton even weave fabric specifically suited for cross stitch in the stores.
Material Type: Aida Generic Cream
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 73 x 103 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.2 x 7.4 inches or 132 x 187 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11.1 x 13.3 inches or 282 x 337 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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73 x 103 stitches 6 colors
Before washing your cross-stitch project, just check the fibers for colorfastness to prevent dyes from running. It is simple: dampen a piece of white cloth with water and gently rub it over each different color in your piece. If there is any color transfer to the white cloth don’t wash your piece if you want prevent your work from discoloration and fading.