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Purple Tulips|867

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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: 80 x 112 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 5.7 x 8 inches or 145 x 203 mm
Suggested Material Size: 11.6 x 13.9 inches or 295 x 353 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Purple Tulips
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80 x 112 stitches 19 colors
As you stitch cross stitches, the floss tends to twist and eventually knot. The simple solution is to frequently dangle the needle and floss allowing it to untwist. Once you get into a routine, you will do this without thinking. Until you do, consciously take this step every few stitches.