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Kelmscott Designs - Gold Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Gold Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Gold Queen Thread Keep .75" x 2.25" with..

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Kelmscott Designs - New World Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - New World Queen Thread Keep

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Kelmscott Designs - Jane Auten Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Jane Auten Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Jane Austen Thread Keep .75" x 2.25" wit..

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Kelmscott Designs - Gray Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Gray Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Gray Queen Thread Keep .75" x 2.25" with..

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Kelmscott Designs - Blue Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Blue Queen Thread Keep

Kelmscott Designs - Blue Queen Thread Keep .75" x 2.25" with six ..

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Kelmscott Designs - Mini Bee Needle Minder

Kelmscott Designs - Mini Bee Needle Minder

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Kelmscott Designs - Heart Thread Rings

Kelmscott Designs - Heart Thread Rings

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Kelmscott Designs - Round Thread Rings

Kelmscott Designs - Round Thread Rings

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Plum Street Samplers - Mariners Drum

Plum Street Samplers - Mariners Drum

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Plum Street Samplers - Sampler House II

Plum Street Samplers - Sampler House II

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Plum Street Samplers - Sampler House I

Plum Street Samplers - Sampler House I

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Hands Across The Sea - The Old Scot c 1740-60

Hands Across The Sea - The Old Scot c 1740-60

The Old Scot has been brought to you in collaboration with Sigrid and ..

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Nora Corbett - Foxglove Embellishment Pack

Nora Corbett - Foxglove Embellishment Pack

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Nora Corbett - Bleeding Heart Embellishment Pack

Nora Corbett - Bleeding Heart Embellishment Pack

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Mirabilia - Royal Games I

Mirabilia - Royal Games I

Mirabilia - Royal Games I-  Chart Only“Off with their heads!..

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Mirabilia -  Lady of Mystery  Embellishment Pack (Pre Order)

Mirabilia - Lady of Mystery Embellishment Pack (Pre Order)

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Mirabilia - Lady of Mystery (Pre Order)

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Blackbird Designs - All the Hills Echoed - Loose Feathers Club 2017 Pre Order

Blackbird Designs - All the Hills Echoed - Loose Feathers Club 2017 Pre Order

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Just Cross Stitch - Christmas Ornament Issue - 2017 (pre order)

Just Cross Stitch - Christmas Ornament Issue - 2017 (pre order)

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What is Cross Stitch?

Cross-stitch is a popular form of counted-thread embroidery in which X-shaped stitches in a tiled, raster-like pattern are used to form a picture. Cross-stitch is often executed on easily countable evenweave fabric called aida cloth. The stitcher counts the threads in each direction so that the stitches are of uniform size and appearance. This form of cross-stitch is also called counted cross-stitch in order to distinguish it from other forms of cross-stitch. Sometimes cross-stitch is done on designs printed on the fabric (stamped cross-stitch); the stitcher simply stitches over the printed pattern.

Fabrics used in cross-stitch include aida, linen and mixed-content fabrics called 'evenweave'. All cross stitch fabrics are technically "evenweave," it refers to the fact that the fabric is woven to make sure that there are the same number of threads in an inch both left to right and top to bottom (vertically and horizontally). Fabrics are categorized by threads per inch (referred to as 'count'), which can range from 11 to 40 count. Aida fabric has a lower count because it is made with two threads grouped together for ease of stitching. Cross stitch projects are worked from a gridded pattern and can be used on any count fabric, the count of the fabric determines the size of the finished stitching.

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