Ann Logan

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Sydney Opera House|1668

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Don't leave the project in the hoop overnight. When you're done cross-stitching for the day don't forget to take it out of the hoop. Your embroidery project needs rest to!
And another important thing. No matter which direction your top leg of stitch is going, but please be sure that they are all going in the same direction.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 210 x 130 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 15 x 9.3 inches or 381 x 236 mm
Suggested Material Size: 20.9 x 15.2 inches or 531 x 386 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Sydney Opera House
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210 x 130 stitches 30 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.