Who invented counted cross stitching?

Answer Counted cross stitching is one of the early forms of embroidery. Embroidery has been found in Egyptian tombs. However, it is not known who the exact inventor is of the counted cross stitching form ... Read More »

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Do you wash kitchen towels before cross stitching?

While it is unnecessary to wash every fabric before cross stitching, if you are cross stitching a hand towel that is prone to shrinkage, you should wash it before starting your project. If you are... Read More »

How to Make Cross Stitching Patterns With Gimp?

Finished patternOK so you like cross stitching but there are no patterns quite like you what? And if you're reading this you are probably using Linux and normally for this you need... Read More »

How to Make Christmas Stocking Using Counted Cross Stitch?

Make your own counted cross-stitch Christmas stocking with yarn and plastic canvas mesh. Use a template for the size of stocking your would like to make, and plan out the cross stitching on a sheet... Read More »

How to Check Thread Count in Counted Cross Stitch Fabric?

Counted cross-stitch material is woven in a pattern that enables an "X" or cross to be stitched into it. Aida 100 percent cotton cloth is the main choice for counted cross-stitch projects. Even wea... Read More »