Ann Logan

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Everyone has trouble seeing stitches when she/he stitches white on white. The trick is to put a piece of black material behind the canvas. This will provide contrast between canvas and the white thread.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 125 x 152 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 8.9 x 10.9 inches or 227 x 276 mm
Suggested Material Size: 14.8 x 16.8 inches or 377 x 426 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Rosetrellis Faberge Egg
DMC Threads
Cross Stitch Calculator
125 x 152 stitches 29 colors
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.