Ann Logan

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Remember, cross-stitch is considered counted embroidery.
So count count count count again and double check your counting. It really helps minimize mistakes.
Gridding save you a lot of time (and your sanity too). Cross stitch is meant to be relaxing. Make your hobby hugely beneficial for your mental and physical health.
Material Type: Aida Generic Cream
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 88 x 79 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 6.3 x 5.6 inches or 160 x 143 mm
Suggested Material Size: 12.2 x 11.5 inches or 310 x 293 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Mint Leaves
DMC Threads
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88 x 79 stitches 17 colors
Consistent tension is crucial for creating proper stitches. They should be flat against the fabric, not too tight, not too loose. Experiment on scrap fabric until you learn how tightly you need to pull the floss to create a perfect stitch.