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The biggest nuisance to any cross stitcher, new or experienced, is the dreaded knotted floss.

Virtually everyone who has ever completed a project has experienced a tangle which has turned into a knot. It's always worth taking time to untangle the mistake, particularly if you're framing a project, otherwise it will be riddled with visible lumps.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 73 x 100 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.2 x 7.1 inches or 132 x 181 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11.1 x 13 inches or 282 x 331 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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When doing the cross stiches on garments the waste canvas is used.

Baste the waste canvas onto the right side of the regular fabric. Work the cross stitches through both layers of fabric. When all the stitching is done, the waste canvas is cut away around the design. Soak the design in water. This will disolve the starch that holds the threads of the waste canvas together. What is left of the waste canvas can then be pulled out from under the stitches, one thread at a time, with a pair of tweezers.