Learn how to cross stitch. Cross stitch is a form of counted thread embroidery or printed fabric cross stitch Learn all about cross stitching from the fabrics used, to the stitches, to the notions and tools of cross stitches. Learn the basics and advanced techniques.
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For the beginner, basic guides to cross stitching from needles to thread to helpful tips.
Advanced technique and how to for cross stitching.
Do you have a great cross stitch or needlework pattern with text that you would like to customize?
Do you have a favorite poem or saying that you would like to stitch?
Needlework alphabet patterns and text generators are some of the most sought-after resources. So, we have searched the internet and found some terrific FREE pattern and text makers online for charting words for counted thread techniques such as cross-stitch, back stitch, blackwork, needlepoint, and other needle art projects. With these resources let your personality shine.
With them, you can:
- Personalize gift items
- Monogram clothing and other items
- Chart your own words
- Stitch favorite poems, quotes or verses
- Create wedding and birth samplers
- Sign and date your finished projects
These alphabetic patterns and text generators are provided free by various websites. If you have any questions on how to use the alphabetic patterns and text generators, please contact the person in charge of the website.
Handy cross stitch calculators for determining the size of project to how much fabric is needed.
Learn about the tools, notions and other items used in cross stitching.
Learn how to cross stitch with tutorials and lessons
Software, shareware and video for cross stitching.
Information on how to cross stitch for left-handed individual.
Want to add pizazz to your needlework projects. Try these embellishments!
Need ideas for finishing your cross stitch project, check these ideas.
Links to websites with free cross stitch patterns.
A glossary of cross stitch terms and cross stitch fabric.
Ideas, hints and suggestions for using perforated paper in cross stitching.
Learn how to do all types of cross-stitch stitches with illustrations and videos.
Cross stitching tips, hints, words of wisdom.
Learn how to care for your heirlooms, including instructions on blocking a project.
Learn all about the use of waste canvas in cross stitching.