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Introduction to Cross Stitch Fabrics

Three colours of cross stitching fabric arranged nicely on a brown, wooden table top

Aida, Lugana, Linen and Linda We get a lot of questions regarding the difference between the main types of fabrics that are specifically designed for cross stitch and other needle arts.  All fabrics designed for cross stitch are “evenweave”, which means that there are the same number of threads in one direction as the other.  […]

White or Antique White

two pictures of white floss bundles laid on aida fabric. The floss is not pure high-white, so much as a more natural, softer, white

White, or Antique White? Aye, there’s the rub! All quotes aside, it’s the eternal question, isn’t it? It’s not always an easy decision to make because the best choice varies from pattern to pattern. But there are some universal truths about either colour. Let’s start with their DMC colour matches: White – DMC: BLANC Antique […]

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