Ann Logan

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Color Harmony|1350

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Consistent tension is crucial for creating proper stitches. They should be flat against the fabric, not too tight, not too loose. Experiment on scrap fabric until you learn how tightly you need to pull the floss to create a perfect stitch.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 128 x 128 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 9.1 x 9.1 inches or 232 x 232 mm
Suggested Material Size: 15 x 15 inches or 382 x 382 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Color Harmony
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128 x 128 stitches 17 colors
There are of organizers to choose from. Some of them very handy. They will help you to keep organized while stitching. For example you can use a pincushion to stick your needles into. There are a lot of thread organizers too.