Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Three Horses|2875

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Three Horses|2875

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If you want accurate stitching without counting every stitch you may want to draw gridlines on your cloth. Recently pregrid fabric has become available which is a blessing for the crossstitchers.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 243 x 80 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 17.4 x 5.7 inches or 441 x 145 mm
Suggested Material Size: 23.3 x 11.6 inches or 591 x 295 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

Three Horses
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243 x 80 stitches 1 colors

Fabric for cross stitch are referenced with the number of stitches possible in an inch. 10- 14 are the best for beginners ; it will be very difficult for a starter to do crossstitch on fabric with 20 or more stitches per inch.

Once you have got a hang of the techniques of cross stitch you can use other fabric to do cross stitch designs like a woven fabric with an even weave . Even weave means the number of threads will be the same per inch horizontally as well as vertically, making perfect squares to do your cross stitch.You get cotton even weave fabric specifically suited for cross stitch in the stores.