To begin, work a narrow hem or overlock stitch around your fabric to prevent fraying of the edges. Fold the fabric in half, then half again, finger press lightly. Run a basting stitch along each fold line to mark the center of the fabric. (These will be removed when stitching is finished.)
Material Type: Aida Generic Cream
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 72 x 65 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.1 x 4.6 inches or 131 x 118 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11 x 10.5 inches or 281 x 268 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands
Embroidery hoops and frames help to the fabric in right position and to keeping stitching tension even. If it is possible, choose a hoop that will be bigger than your design, this way you will be able to complete the x-stitch project without repositioning the frame over stitched work.
Don't forget to remove your embroidery hoop in between stitching sessions so that your aida fabric does not stretch.
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