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How To Make A Cross Stitch Banner

Hannah Paige

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How To Make A Cross Stitch Banner
A tutorial on how to make a cross stitch banner using your finished Summer Stitch Along design.

How To Cross Stitch Guide For Beginners

Hannah Paige

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How To Cross Stitch Guide For Beginners
This guide is filled with instructions on how to cross stitch, including some extra resources. Each title is a link that will take you to the relevant video if you need the extra visual along with this post.

How To Thread Your Needle Using A Needle Threader

How To Thread Your Needle Using A Needle Threader

In this video I show you how to thread your needle using a needle threader. These are a new addition to my kits after some feedback, so I hope they help. I have many more video tutorials on how to cross stitch but if you can't find what you are looking for please just get in touch!  


How To Cross Stitch Your Star Sign Hoop

How To Cross Stitch Your Star Sign Hoop

In this video I show you how to stitch your Star Sign Cross Stich Kit.


The Top 6 Things Needed For Cross Stitch

The Top 6 Things Needed For Cross Stitch

1. Fabric The fabric used for cross stitch is usually aida or Evenweave/linen (these two come in the same counts but are made of different materials; Evenweave is cotton and modal and obviously linen is linen). These fabrics are perfect for cross stitch because they are weaved evenly, so that there are small squares with holes on each corner for you to make your "X" stitch over. They each come in different "counts" and the higher the count the smaller your stitches will be and so the smaller your overall design will be. The count is the amount of holes...