7 Ingenious Cross Stitch Tips and How Not to Use Them

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Every cross stitcher inevitably runs into situations where they get frustrated with their beloved hobby. Whether the reason is  knots forming on the back of their project or a hard to follow pattern, these small problems can keep even the seasoned stitcher from progressing at a good pace with their work. Whatever level...

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How to Choose a Cross Stitch Project That Actually Gets Finished

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Over the years, I’ve completed a lot of cross stitch projects. Heck, I’ve been stitching for almost twenty years now; I better have completed a lot of projects. But if I were telling the truth, I would have to admit that I’ve probably left almost as many started and unfinished as I’ve completed....

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Putting the Finishing Touches on Your Cross Stitch Project

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Anyone looking around the walls of an accomplished cross stitcher is sure to notice a lot of mounted and framed cross stitch projects. Many times, every available space is covered. What should a cross stitcher do? Creating more wall space to display your artwork isn’t a viable choice. Mounting and framing seems to...

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