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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.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 49 x 47 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 3.5 x 3.4 inches or 89 x 85 mm
Suggested Material Size: 9.4 x 9.3 inches or 239 x 235 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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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.