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Counted cross stitch is easy to learn! It's just what it sounds like, you are making little crosses on an evenweave or linen fabric. To work the design, you follow a chart made up of symbols. Each symbol represents a color of embroidery floss.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 76 x 93 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.4 x 6.6 inches or 138 x 169 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11.3 x 12.5 inches or 288 x 319 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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76 x 93 stitches 9 colors

Prepare your fabric for the cross stitch work.

You should finish the edges of the fabric you are working with prior to embroidering. This is especially important if you are working a very fraying cloth like aida.