Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Sunflowers|4773

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Prepare your fabric for the cross stitch work.

You should finish the edges of the fabric you are working with prior to embroidering. This is especially important if you are working a very fraying cloth like aida.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 96 x 77 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 6.9 x 5.5 inches or 174 x 140 mm
Suggested Material Size: 12.8 x 11.4 inches or 324 x 290 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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96 x 77 stitches 9 colors

The normal way to do cross stitch embroidery is to transfer the pattern on the fabric, then count the number of stitches on the pattern and work it on the fabric. This is why it is called the counted cross stitch. This simply sounds complicated . Cross stitch is not at all complicated. You can do the work free hand and it will still be a beauty.