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Religious Cross Stitch Patterns May Help Your Faith

Religion is undoubtedly a major influence across the world and many cross stitchers will have considered stitching a piece that symbolises their religion. Well, just as with every other type of design that we frequently get the urge to search … Continue reading

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Beyond Anchor and DMC: Exploring Other Thread Manufacturers

  Mags_cat Foter CC BY-NC-SA Many stitchers start out happily using thread made by two of the best-known manufacturers: Anchor and DMC, and will continue to do throughout their stitching careers. While these two companies produce high quality threads, other … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch Projects for a Special Wedding

Don’t forget wedding cross stitch in your plans for that special day. Along with choosing the dress, deciding on flowers for the bouquet and writing the guest list, put some time aside for stitching invitations, place setting cards, wedding favours, … Continue reading

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Creative Beading with Peyote Stitch Patterns

Medicinehorse7 Foter CC BY-ND The peyote stitch is one that combines beading with yarn and has many different variations. Many peyote stitch patterns are of African or Native American design. Due to their origin, many patterns that use the peyote stitch are of … Continue reading

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How to Frame Your Cross Stitched Project

If you have purchased a book, chart or kit, you will have instructions for at least two or three framing methods. After trying to frame a couple of completed projects, you probably prefer one method over others. In this article, … Continue reading

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