In cross-stitching correct tension is important. Having too strong or too loose of a tension can totally destroy the impression of your project. The threads should be flat against the fabric you are using, but not too tight, so that they are actually pulling the fabric in any way.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 189 x 201 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 13.5 x 14.4 inches or 343 x 365 mm
Suggested Material Size: 19.4 x 20.3 inches or 493 x 515 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands
To embroider properly use a special cross stitch needle. Such needles do not have a point and are larger because the thread is also thicker.
In the average pack of needles, you will find different sizes.
There are also specific needlework needles that allow you to do a certain stitch better, such as a French knot.
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