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: 58 x 69 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 4.1 x 4.9 inches or 105 x 125 mm
Suggested Material Size: 10 x 10.8 inches or 255 x 275 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands