Cross-Stitch Basics

stamped cross stitch
While shopping for patterns, you may come across cross stitch kits described as counted versus stamped cross stitch for mainly kits. So what is really the difference between those two and which should you choose? Disclaimer: This blog post may contain affiliate links. For more information, check out our Affiliate Disclosure. […]

Counted versus Stamped Cross Stitch

Online Cross-Stitch Class
With all the multitude of online resources online, there is nothing than a well structured class to put you on track. If you are a beginner and are looking for an online cross-stitch class, why don’t you head on to Annie’s Catalog of Online Classes? Annie’s Catalog is a website […]

Looking for an Online Cross-Stitch Class?

ruined cross-stitch fabric
There’s nothing worse than ruining your cross-stitch fabric halfway through your project. A lot of incidents can happen, from the unfortunate coffee spill to the blood drops from the accidental needle prick. I once had burned my hand and ended up having burn cream all over my fabric without noticing! Here […]

Taking Care of your Cross-Stitch Fabric

Not all stitches are created equal. Well, what I wanted to say is that in cross-stitching, there are different types of stitches. Each stitch serves a purpose and adds to the beauty of the finished piece.   The Cross Stitch This is the most common type of stitch you will […]

The Different Types of Stitches in Cross-Stitching