Ann Logan|Cross Stitch Patterns to Download|Tortoise|3268

'Animals' album


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Counted cross stitch is easy to learn! It's just what it sounds like, you are making little crosses on an evenweave or linen fabric. To work the design, you follow a chart made up of symbols. Each symbol represents a color of embroidery floss.
Material Type: Aida Generic White
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 63 x 38 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 4.5 x 2.7 inches or 114 x 69 mm
Suggested Material Size: 10.4 x 8.6 inches or 264 x 219 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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63 x 38 stitches 17 colors

Preserving the direction of your stitches is very importent. Once you choose it don't change, stick with it unless your project specifically calls for it. It helps you to avoid your project looking haphazard and sloppy.