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Cushion Cover|3993

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Everyone has trouble seeing stitches when she/he stitches white on white. The trick is to put a piece of black material behind the canvas. This will provide contrast between canvas and the white thread.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 179 x 179 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 12.8 x 12.8 inches or 325 x 325 mm
Suggested Material Size: 18.7 x 18.7 inches or 475 x 475 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Cushion Cover
DMC Threads
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179 x 179 stitches 9 colors

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.