Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Birds|4495

'Birds' album


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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: 71 x 55 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.1 x 3.9 inches or 129 x 100 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11 x 9.8 inches or 279 x 250 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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71 x 55 stitches 10 colors

Good lighting makes or breaks a cross stitch project. Proper lighting prevents floss color confusion. Adequate lighting prevents improper stitch placement. It also makes the chart much easier to read. Light sources do not have to be expensive.