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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: 94 x 83 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 6.7 x 5.9 inches or 171 x 151 mm
Suggested Material Size: 12.6 x 11.8 inches or 321 x 301 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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94 x 83 stitches 16 colors

Cross stitch is a fairly flexible embroidery style. There are not a lot of hard and fast rules. It is imperative, however, that all stitches face the same direction unless otherwise specified in the instructions for the project. Choose a direction for the first leg of the cross stitch and stick with it.