Cross stitch finishing
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This beginner needlework tutorial was first posted on my old blog several years ago. Many things have changed since then :) I no longer have time for embroidery, but I keep promising myself that one day I'll get to play with all those colorful boxes of meticulously sorted floss bobbins and a stash of beautiful linen fabric. I still have the pictures, so I'll attempt to recreate this very simple visual step by step tutorial how to make a square pillow pincushion with tassels attached to all…
Adel Nunez saved to check later
How to frame your own cross stitch pieces on a budget using the lacing method
Karen Cassidy saved to cross stitch
There are a number of ways to prepare your finished cross stitch or embroidery for framing. One of the easiest is to use self-stick mounting board, also called press-on board or simply, sticky board. Sticky board is thick cardboard with a high-tack adhesive on one side. It's acid-free so sticky board is safe for all ki
Jennifer Cole saved to Cross Stitch
This time round the scissor fob I’ve chosen is a simple pillow with a corded edging. I think it is better to use a home-made cord for this, as it is softer to manipulate, but you can always …
Mary Chandler saved to Just a stitch or two
I personally don't think the Just Cross Stitch ornie magazine is very clear with their finishing instructions for 'newbies' so I thought I'd make one up myself to help people out that haven't done ...
Petals & Treasures saved to needlework
See the full tutorial on Kiwi Gets Crafty.
Lindsay Gauthier saved to Cross Stitch
Hello Friends! I've been working on knocking out some custom finishes for stitchers these last few weeks with the most challenging being the Glitter Village by Country Cottage Needleworks stitched beautifully by Sam. The linen she stitched them on is the called for piece but is so much prettier in person. Just gorgeous! I used a white glitter fabric for the mounted flatfold and edged it with white cording, and then attached the stitched pieces to the front and edged them with coordinating…
Is your cross stitch project turning into a mess? Here are some quick, helpful tips and tricks on how to cross stitch neatly.
Betsy Hixon saved to Cross-Stitch/Embroidery
Discover the many exciting and unique techniques for finishing cross stitch, including framing cross stitch and finishing the back of your cross stitch.
Debbie Arnold saved to Cross stitch