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Embroidery needles used for cross-stitch are often called cross stitch needles or tapestry needles.
Cross stitch needles come in different sizes depending on thickness. Most commonly used size is 24. It is the best choice for stitching on 14-count aida.
A tapestry needle is a hand sewing needle with a blunt end and a large eye.
You don't need a sharp needle to use with an open weave like Aida.
The rounded tip of a tapestry needle is important because it helps to ensure you don't accidentally pierce the threads of the fabric.
Material Type: Aida Generic Cream
Sewing Count: 14/inch or 55/100mm
Design Size: 189 x 89 stitches
Sewn Design Size: 13.5 x 6.4 inches or 343 x 161 mm
Suggested Material Size: 19.4 x 12.3 inches or 493 x 311 mm
Stitch Style: Cross-stitch Using 2 strands

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189 x 89 stitches 28 colors
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The best fabric for cross stitch other than even weave fabric and aida is Linen. Linen and evenweave look almost the same. Linen has small slubs in its surface but this wouldnot look so obvious once cross stitches are made. Linen has a beauty unparalleled as well as the weave is very apparent which makes it best for this embroidery.