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Stitching on Aida vs. Cloth

After unearthing a stamped cross stitch set that was older than I am from my grandmother’s basement, I discovered that stitching on cloth is an entirely new experience from the precise, even grid of aida cloth that I’d once known. The pattern, a bunch of birdhouses and flowers with birds flitting around was bigger than […]

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Featured Project: Make Robot

As summer stretches before us with seemingly endless days of sipping cold drinks in the sun or swimming at the lake, what better time to pick up a new, geeky craft? Cross stitch is a type of needlework that should be taken literally: you are simply stitching crosses using embroidery thread into often fun (and […]

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