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MaShaa Allah|2975

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If you are stitching using aida cloth that already has holes, you don’t need super sharp needles. More then that, you should prefer the rounded tip of a tapestry needle to ensure you don't accidentally split the fiber you're stitching with.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 218 x 150 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 15.6 x 10.7 inches or 396 x 272 mm
Suggested Material Size: 21.5 x 16.6 inches or 546 x 422 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

MaShaa Allah
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218 x 150 stitches 28 colors

There are lots of different styles of embroidery hoops and frames available. Whether you use one or not is up to you. Beginning stitchers may find it easier to put their fabric in an embroidery hoop.

To use a hoop, first loosen the screw and separate the two rounds. Place the round without the screw flat on a table or work surface. Lay the fabric over the hoop making sure the center of the fabric is in the center of the hoop. Place the other round over the fabric and press it down so the fabric is sandwiched between the two hoops. Gently pull the fabric taut as you tighten the screw on the hoop. Don’t pull the fabric too tight or it will distort the weave of the fabric.