[HNW] Cross stitch question

penny at costumegallery.com penny at costumegallery.com
Thu Jul 26 22:29:01 PDT 2012

Would I make an X type stitch or just a one directional slanted stitch?


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Sent: Thursday, July 26, 2012 1:50 PM
To: penny1a at costumegallery.com; Historic Needlework
Subject: Re: [HNW] Cross stitch question


If you were working on linen you would be making your normal cross stitches
over 2 threads.  One aida square is equivalent to 2 threads high by 2
threads wide.  You will need to make 4 petite point stitches per aida square
by piercing a (small) hole into the center of the square to stitch into.
The center of the square is equivalent to the space marked 5 below.  Hope
this helps!




Everett, WA

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