The fabric you use for any design should always be at least 2" longer on all sides beyond the design area. This helps hold the fabric in the hoop or q-snap when you are stitching, and also allows you to stretch the piece for finishing.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 43 x 55 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 3.1 x 3.9 inches or 78 x 100 mm
Suggested Material Size: 9 x 9.8 inches or 228 x 250 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands