Finca v anchor v DMC perle cotton.

Started by Lorraine in General topics. Last reply by Sibille Kreideweiss on Thursday. 5 Replies

I read through an old discussion on here about the different perle cottons (Finca, DMC and anchor) and recommendations of sizes for different count fabrics. One discussion gave two pieces of conflicting advice as one person recommended using Finca…Continue

Is it Only Creative if You Create It?

Started by Linda Green in General topics. Last reply by Ann Johnson Dec 12. 12 Replies

Hi everyone.  I've been reading this blog religiously for a very long time (I hope that doesn't make me an "eavesdropper"), and I am overwhelmed by the talent and beauty I see here.I have stitched my whole life--mostly free embroidery and crewel,…Continue

Cross stitch basic questions

Started by Demity Baughman in Uncategorized. Last reply by Elaine Cochrane Dec 5. 2 Replies

Hi, guys -I'm a new cross stitcher and I have 2 basic - but important - questions:1)  Using Aida 14, do I only do 1 square per stitch?  The tutorials show using about 4 - is that only for demonstration?2)  Is the goal to leave white showing in the…Continue

cross stitched card exchange group

Started by Marion in General topics. Last reply by Sanna Pienmäki Nov 9. 1 Reply

Hello , is anyone interested in a monthly exchanging cross stitch card group?My thought is each month another theme and partner. It's a nice way to meet new people and you would like the dayly walk to the postbox.It would be wonderful , when we…Continue

Introduce yourself

Started by sharonb in For new hands. Last reply by goldwork Nov 8. 248 Replies

Hi all I thought I would start this group and see if people were interested in joining. If you are here leave a message to introduce your self. Tell us what your fiber interests are tooI will also test the image function and leave some eye candyContinue

fil fleur DMC

Started by danielle Roothooft in General topics. Last reply by danielle Roothooft Nov 3. 5 Replies

Hello, does anyone know, where I still can get fil fleur of DMC in Europe? (webshop) Thank you :)Continue

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Thread size for hardanger.

Started by Lorraine in General topics. Last reply by Lorraine Oct 30. 24 Replies

Does anyone know if it would be ok to use cotton perle size 12 for everything including cut klosters on a 32count evenweave (Zweigart Murano)? I have tested a few blocks and it seems ok but don't wont to risk a proper piece of work with out advice.…Continue


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