Plastic / fabric canvas – This is another medium on which cross stitching is done.
This is used for doing beautiful cross stitch designs on homedecor and accessories. The canvas used here is an open mesh. Fabric canvas is more finer than the plastic canvas. You may need to apply interfacing to the back of fabric canvas to use it for anything functional.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 170 x 100 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 12.1 x 7.1 inches or 308 x 181 mm
Suggested Material Size: 18 x 13 inches or 458 x 331 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands
Embroidery needles used for cross-stitch are often called cross stitch needles or tapestry needles.
Cross stitch needles come in different sizes depending on thickness. Most commonly used size is 24. It is the best choice for stitching on 14-count aida.
A tapestry needle is a hand sewing needle with a blunt end and a large eye.
You don't need a sharp needle to use with an open weave like Aida.
The rounded tip of a tapestry needle is important because it helps to ensure you don't accidentally pierce the threads of the fabric.
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