Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Small Cottage|613

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Small Cottage|613

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To begin, work a narrow hem or overlock stitch around your fabric to prevent fraying of the edges. Fold the fabric in half, then half again, finger press lightly. Run a basting stitch along each fold line to mark the center of the fabric. (These will be removed when stitching is finished.)
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 180 x 106 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 12.9 x 7.6 inches or 327 x 192 mm
Suggested Material Size: 18.8 x 13.5 inches or 477 x 342 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Small Cottage
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180 x 106 stitches 28 colors
It can be tempting to leave your cross stitch project attached to the embroidery hoop, either overnight or when it's not in use - but don't! Those hoops are great tools for working, keeping your fabric tight and firm, making the stitch process easier, but they can damage the fabric if they're left inside for long periods of inactivity.
Our advice is to give your project a proper rest - loosen the tension and place your work-in-progress somewhere safe where it won't get damaged or creased.