Ann Logan

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We would argue that crossing stitches in different directions isn't a complete sin, but if you like things looking flawless and professional, make sure you go in the same direction. The top leg can go anywhere, but the corresponding stitches all need to follow suit for a perfect finish.
Material Type: Aida Generic Brown
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 139 x 136 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 9.9 x 9.7 inches or 252 x 247 mm
Suggested Material Size: 15.8 x 15.6 inches or 402 x 397 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Maccaw Parrot
DMC Threads
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139 x 136 stitches 30 colors
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.