Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Basset Hound|1458

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Basset Hound|1458

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Counted cross stitch is easy to learn! It's just what it sounds like, you are making little crosses on an evenweave or linen fabric. To work the design, you follow a chart made up of symbols. Each symbol represents a color of embroidery floss.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 136 x 100 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 9.7 x 7.1 inches or 247 x 181 mm
Suggested Material Size: 15.6 x 13 inches or 397 x 331 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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136 x 100 stitches 29 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.