You should finish the edges of the fabric you are working with prior to embroidering. This is especially important if you are working a very fraying cloth like aida.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 234 x 234 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 16.7 x 16.7 inches or 425 x 425 mm
Suggested Material Size: 22.6 x 22.6 inches or 575 x 575 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands
First and foremost, always make sure to have clean hands when stitching. Oils from your skin transfer easily to cross stitch fabric and over time create stains that are not easy to remove. The best way to avoid this is to avoid the problem in the first place. Train your family not to touch your projects unless they have freshly cleaned hands. Better yet, tell them to keep off the fabric and floss!
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