FAQs

How do I avoid getting in a muddle when unpicking mistakes?
How many threads should I use on plastic canvas?
Do I need both embroidery and needlecraft scissors?
I want to backstitch round a simple floral design, but black seems to look too harsh - what shade should I use?
Where do I start stitching a design?
What can I use plastic canvas for?
How can I limit the number of colours when designing a sampler?
What needle do I use for waste canvas?
Can I wash my threads?
How many strands should I use?
What is variegated thread?
How much do I need to spend on a lamp?
How do I wash my work?
I would like to try stitching on different coloured fabrics but how can I be sure that the colours will work?
I use a hoop when I stitch on fabric, but how can I hold perforated paper securely?
What size needle do I need for cross stitch?
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