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Choosing the Best Cross Stitch Fabric

32 Count Antique Ivory Belfast Linen
In this article we will help you understand the different evenweave fabrics available to make your cross stitch project exactly what you want it to be after you have invested your time and money in your project. There is quite an assortment of evenweave fabrics available for cross stitch, and they come in assorted colors and thread count. Eve [...]

Tips for a Beautiful Cross-Stitch Pro...

Bobbin Case
The cloth is your canvas . . . the floss is your paint. As you prepare to begin your new and exciting cross stitch project, there are several things you must keep in mind. You will want to choose a design that is appropriate for your skill level. It is not difficult to reach the level of “experienced” when doing cross stitch. It i [...]

Cross Stitch Projects and the Fun Thi...

Affiche Pour le Salon des Cent - Paul Berthon
There actually are many, many, many ways to do and use cross stitch projects. Here are some ideas for you. 1. Simple and small This could be for the beginner or for the very experienced needleworker. At the moment I’m thinking about making 4-inch-square coasters from a small design I fell in love with (only two or three colors). I’ [...]

Glossary of Cross Stitch Items

Cross Stitch Glossary Image
If you are new to cross stitch you may have a bit of a learning curve when it comes to specific terms and equipment. We gathered up the most common ones and put them all in one place! Beads Used to enhance cross stitch designs. Mill Hill Glass Beads are a good choice since there is a large choice of several types of beads and colors. This is [...]

Serenity Stitchworks Cross Stitch Designs

  • The Blue Vase (Paul Cezanne) - Cross Stitch Chart

    The Blue Vase (Paul Cezanne) – Cross Stitch Chart

  • A Girl with a Watering Can (Pierre-Auguste Renoir) - Cross Stitch Chart

    A Girl with a Watering Can (Pierre-Auguste Renoir) – Cross Stitch Chart

  • Bathers (Paul Cezanne) - Cross Stitch Chart

    Bathers (Paul Cezanne) – Cross Stitch Chart

  • Café Terrace on the Place du Forum (Vincent van Gogh) - Cross Stitch Chart

    Café Terrace on the Place du Forum (Vincent van Gogh) – Cross Stitch Chart

  • Bar at the Folies-Bergere

    Bar at the Folies-Bergere (Edouard Manet) – Cross Stitch Chart

  • Girl with a Pearl Earring

    Girl with a Pearl Earring (Johannes Vermeer) – Cross Stitch Chart