Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Hippopotamus|410

'Animals' album


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Preserving the direction of your stitches is very importent. Once you choose it don't change, stick with it unless your project specifically calls for it. It helps you to avoid your project looking haphazard and sloppy.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 123 x 73 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 8.8 x 5.2 inches or 223 x 132 mm
Suggested Material Size: 14.7 x 11.1 inches or 373 x 282 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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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.