Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Calla Lilies|1665

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Calla Lilies|1665

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In cross-stitching correct tension is important. Having too strong or too loose of a tension can totally destroy the impression of your project. The threads should be flat against the fabric you are using, but not too tight, so that they are actually pulling the fabric in any way.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 119 x 122 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 8.5 x 8.7 inches or 216 x 221 mm
Suggested Material Size: 14.4 x 14.6 inches or 366 x 371 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Calla Lilies
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119 x 122 stitches 24 colors

There are a lot of styles of embroidery hoops and frames. It is your decision whether you use one or not. If you a beginner cross-stitcher perhapse you will prefere to put your fabric in an embroidery hoop. Just don’t pull your fabric too tight or it will distort the weave of the fabric.