How to Design a Cross Stitch Pattern?

Answer Can't find a good cross stitch? Or just want to make your own? This is a great place to do just that!

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How to Figure How Much Material for a Cross Stitch Design?

Cross stitch is a popular needlework craft, and is relatively simple to learn. A design or scene is worked on an evenly woven piece of fabric with Xs in embroidery floss using a tapestry needle. Co... Read More »

How to Cross Stitch?

Taking up needlepoint? If so, one of the stitches you'll need to learn is the cross stitch. This ancient, cross-cultural embroidery technique is also known as counted cross-stitch. The pictures bel... Read More »

How to Frame a Cross Stitch Project?

Cross stitch is an engaging form of relaxation and it allows people (even uncoordinated, uncreative people like me) to create something beautiful and full of memories. If you are anything like me, ... Read More »

What fabric do you cross stitch with?

The most common type of cloth to cross stitch with is Aida cloth. The other type, Evenweave, is less common but can still be found in craft stores. The Aida cloth comes in different sizes: 8-count,... Read More »