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If you want accurate stitching without counting every stitch you may want to draw gridlines on your cloth. Recently pregrid fabric has become available which is a blessing for the crossstitchers.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 150 x 200 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 10.7 x 14.3 inches or 272 x 363 mm
Suggested Material Size: 16.6 x 20.2 inches or 422 x 513 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Francois Rabelais
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150 x 200 stitches 17 colors

Use the right amount of floss. Firstly, this means using the right number of strands to get coverage of the fabric – you don’t want to be able to see the fabric beneath the stitches and if you can you need to use one more strand in your needle.