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.
Material Type: Aida Generic Black
Sewing Count: 8/inch or 31/100mm
Design Size: 19 x 16 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 2.4 x 2 inches or 60 x 51 mm
Suggested Material Size: 8.3 x 7.9 inches or 210 x 201 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 4 strands
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.
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