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In all things give thanks, the designer Rovaris
Thu, Sep 17, 2020 11:54 AM
Posted by Bernadette Mullin
2 Replies
Hello everyone: Been looking for this chart for sometime. Any one out there happen to have it. Drop me a line if when you get a minute Thanks for taking the time to read my post.... Read Post Go to top
Anchor black floss versus DMC black floss
Wed, Sep 9, 2020 5:26 AM
Posted by Isla
2 Replies
Hi everyone, Hope all of you stitchers are staying healthy and safe. I’m kind of new to this message board but I’m curious as to everyone’s’ opinion as to whether they consider through their stitching experience if the Anchor 6-strand BLACK (#403) is thicker and gives better coverage than DMC... Read Post Go to top
American Thread Company
Sat, Aug 22, 2020 9:57 PM
Posted by Dana
2 Replies
I’m wondering if anyone has an American Thread Company embroidery floss color conversion chart to any of the popular brands used today (DMC, JP Coats, Anchor, etc.). Even a homemade chart would be fine. I’m colorblind so I can’t just simply match up the colors I have. If you don’t... Read Post Go to top
Craftways to dmc
Mon, Aug 3, 2020 12:36 PM
Posted by Anita Linneman
1 Reply
I ran out of dmc color for my project. I have craftways thread but can find a conversion chart for this. If anyone can help and send me a chart it will be greatly greatly appreciated and useful. Or tell me what dmc color 745 is in craftways. Thanks everyone.... Read Post Go to top
cannot match a color from a chart
Mon, Aug 3, 2020 4:06 AM
Posted by Lisa Pietrzak
1 Reply
I have a chart for a Christmas stocking. It calls for a JP Coats color 8519, which is listed as Cold Grey VY DK. Repeated attempts to purchase this floss color have been unsuccessful. I am also not able to find it on a conversion chart from JP Coats to... Read Post Go to top
conversion chart
Mon, Jun 29, 2020 4:31 AM
Posted by Susanne
2 Replies
Are the numbers the same for both DMC tapestry yarn and DMC embroidery floss? IF not is there a conversion chart?... Read Post Go to top
make a cortland college logo onto a graph so i can make a tissue cover as gift
Thu, Jun 25, 2020 8:09 PM
Posted by linda paszkiewicz
1 Reply
i have a neice going to go to college and i would like to make a tissue cover from plastic canvas of her college... Read Post Go to top
Peri-Lusta to DMC conversion chart
Tue, Jun 23, 2020 8:46 PM
Posted by Sue-Anne Gluckman
4 Replies
Does anyone happen to have a Peri-Lusta to DMC conversion chart or know where to find one? Thank you for your help..... Read Post Go to top
Threads do not match.
Tue, May 5, 2020 6:13 AM
Posted by Marge
1 Reply
In the Rosebud Cottage pattern colors of the threads do not match the picture or the DMC color conversion. Has anyone else ever had this problem. The colors seem to be way off and seem to be too light in a lot or areas. Also way too many French knots.... Read Post Go to top
Coats & Clark’s thread
Mon, May 4, 2020 2:50 PM
Posted by Kathy Kelly
1 Reply
I found a skein on Coats & Clark’s embroidery floss. It’s a really pretty pink, the number is 46-B. I can’t find that number on the chart. I’m wondering if it was one of my mom’s, and that number has changed, or been discontinued. Does anyone know? Thank you Kathy... Read Post Go to top
Riolis to DMC conversion chart
Sun, Apr 26, 2020 4:30 AM
Posted by Malinda
1 Reply
I found this amazing pattern with theses leopard cubs but the brand of thread that is used is Riolis. I was wondering if anyone happen to have a Riolis to DMC conversion chart or know where to find one? Thank you for your help... Read Post Go to top
PC stitch pattern viewer
Sat, Apr 18, 2020 12:03 PM
Posted by Marilyn
1 Reply
I have been attempting to download the PC Stitch Pattern Viewer and nothing happens when I click on it. Help. What to do?... Read Post Go to top
Matching Colors
Fri, Apr 10, 2020 2:22 PM
Posted by Katie
1 Reply
Hello! I'm trying to make a gift for my mother. It's a free stitch of a baby deer and I'm trying to pick the perfect colors for a fawn. I asked a friend what colors she used for hers, but all of them are Anchor brand and I don't know... Read Post Go to top
About color 16270
Wed, Apr 8, 2020 1:38 PM
Posted by Olof Jonsdottir
1 Reply
Hi my name is Olof and I am trying to stitch a picture called the Japanese Garden and I need the color 16270 Dk. Olive Green. When I search the same number on your site I get a Black Avocado Green. Is it the same color? Best Regards, Olof.... Read Post Go to top
calculate
Mon, Mar 30, 2020 2:43 PM
Posted by Annie Scalzo
1 Reply
I bought a chart which is 16 count Aida. I want to stitch it in 14 count. Is that possible?... Read Post Go to top
How to put my cross stitch on this site
Tue, Dec 10, 2019 2:02 PM
Posted by April Roberts
1 Reply
How do I put a pattern and cross stitched work on this site?... Read Post Go to top
missing instruction sheet
Tue, Oct 22, 2019 12:36 PM
Posted by beverly coddington
1 Reply
My sister gave me cross stitch pattern 5404 Wolf Family and it seems the sheet that lists the instructions for separating the hanks of threads is missing so it is impossible for me to stitch this kit. Please help... Read Post Go to top
Color 368
Wed, Sep 25, 2019 4:32 AM
Posted by Pamela Davis
1 Reply
I have an Anchor cross stitch that calls for color 368. This is not on your chart, nor do I have a color for this. Can you tell me what color this is or the DMC equivalent?... Read Post Go to top
Conversion table
Fri, Sep 6, 2019 3:40 PM
Posted by Suse
1 Reply
Can anyone tell me where I can find a floss to tapestry wool conversion chart? DMC or Anchor? ... Read Post Go to top
Advice wanted:)
Wed, Aug 28, 2019 11:43 AM
Posted by Sally Green
2 Replies
Hi! It's a little bit off topic but I don't know where else I can ask. I want to buy a sewing machine for my home but haven't enough space for a big one. So, I started thinking about the portable one. I found these variants https://www.bestadvisers.co.uk/portable-sewing-machine. Which one is... Read Post Go to top
Help
Thu, Aug 22, 2019 5:41 PM
Posted by Karen Fox
1 Reply
Hi everyone, I have recently finished storybook bears 3508, Unfortunately the chart was damaged and I am unable to finish the outline stitching, for the bottom half, I would be grateful if anyone could help me with this. Thanks in advance. ... Read Post Go to top
old color match
Thu, Aug 22, 2019 5:17 PM
Posted by Sherri Rogers
1 Reply
I inherited some old floss skeins from an aunt and need to match a color. It was a J&P Coates with the #50 on the band. It is a light yellow gold and I am guessing these color numbers have been changed. Am not having any success getting close with... Read Post Go to top
Online cross stitching apps
Sat, Jul 27, 2019 2:13 PM
Posted by Kim Moore
4 Replies
Would love suggestions for a good app that I can upload my own picture into (or artwork) that converts to a pattern for me. I dont even need to print it. I've found several but all make me pick THEIR patterns from the app! Anyone use Crossty? It's supposed to... Read Post Go to top
What size aida
Thu, Jul 4, 2019 2:41 PM
Posted by Cheryl
1 Reply
Hi I have a pattern 100x 100 what size aida would I need please I would be using aids 14... Read Post Go to top
Bucilla Persian Crewel Wool for Petit Point Color Chart
Sun, Jun 23, 2019 7:46 PM
Posted by EP
2 Replies
Hello. Does anyone know anything about the Plaid/Bucilla crewel colors for needlepoint/petit point kits? I was given an old unopened kit (4834 "New England Fall Scene") that I'm excited to start but in the instructions (printed in black and white) Color #s and names are matched to numbers in the... Read Post Go to top
DMC vs J&P Coats
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 10:14 AM
Posted by Laurie L Weber
5 Replies
Thank you for having the conversion chart of DMC to J&P Coats. But, I must be finding really old J&P skeins as they have only 2 numbers, some have the number and A, the next one B. Any ideas? ... Read Post Go to top
Cross Stitch Patterns using Variegated Floss
Thu, Jan 31, 2019 9:43 AM
Posted by Alethea
1 Reply
Hello fellow Stitchers I need your help; I like to know where I can get hold of designs that specifically use variegated floss. It does not necessarily be a free pattern, I am willing to purchase if there is a good one available. I am interested to stitch floral designs.... Read Post Go to top
Bucilla floss
Tue, Dec 25, 2018 3:29 PM
Posted by Dorcas M. o’Reilly
1 Reply
I note that in working with the Bucilla to DMC conversion chart that quite a few Bucilla colors have the same code numbers as the DMC floss. Does this mean that DMC manufactured the floss in Bucilla cross stitch kits? This is my first project using a Bucilla kit. Any... Read Post Go to top
Charts for lady Elizabeth afghan
Sat, Dec 22, 2018 8:44 AM
Posted by Denise Brown
1 Reply
I have several lady Elizabeth Afghans and am searching for patterns for them. Any help will be appreciated ... Read Post Go to top
Storing extra floss
Thu, Dec 6, 2018 9:13 AM
Posted by Marge Smithe
1 Reply
I have finished several projects and have lots of leftover floss.... Is there a way to store them in some kind of order so they're easy to use if needed for other projects?... Read Post Go to top
Enlarging the chart
Tue, Aug 28, 2018 10:36 AM
Posted by Laurie Courtney
2 Replies
Any ideas on enlarging a chart?... Read Post Go to top
How To:
Sun, May 20, 2018 8:59 AM
Posted by Jan DF
2 Replies
Please forgive my ignorance: How do I use this website? I have a single part of 6 or 8 part pattern. I have been looking for ages and finally found all the parts in your pattern directory! Yeah!!! How do I get .pdf's of the parts? They are part of... Read Post Go to top
Magazine patterns
Thu, Aug 10, 2017 7:55 PM
Posted by Janet
1 Reply
Can you download patterns from the magazines and if so how... Read Post Go to top
Khaki
Wed, Jul 5, 2017 4:57 PM
Posted by Michelle
1 Reply
Hi. I have run out of the colour "Khaki" for a Dimensions cross stitch I am in the middle of. Unfortunately I cannot find this exact colour anywhere. There is only "Khaki green" etc and this is completely wrong. Can someone please tell me where I can find this colour... Read Post Go to top
Help Needed
Sat, Jun 3, 2017 9:46 AM
Posted by Heather Bundick
3 Replies
I am a social worker and work closely with nursing homes. I have an elderly alzheimers lady who used to cross stitch all the time. The traditional cross-stitching is too hard for her to do anymore between eye sight and hand coordination. We are seeking to find an alternative for... Read Post Go to top
chart colors and chart no.#s.
Thu, May 25, 2017 3:51 PM
Posted by vida lindner
1 Reply
Why are there so many numbers and colors the same?... Read Post Go to top
Sewing machine manual
Tue, Feb 14, 2017 11:50 PM
Posted by Janet Fowler
3 Replies
Looking for a Dressmaker machine manual. Markings on machine are: 218-TW Model #10606 Appreciate any help, advice, suggestions! Janet Fowler... Read Post Go to top
Hopscotch Fabric
Sun, Dec 4, 2016 3:09 PM
Posted by Denise
2 Replies
Does anyone still use this kind of aida fabric anymore? Just wondering. I have about 35 pieces sitting around here thinking of putting them in a yard sale what ya think I could get for them? Denise... Read Post Go to top
20 years pattern collection
Tue, Aug 16, 2016 8:29 PM
Posted by Larry Clark
2 Replies
Because of health reasons my wife has had to quit stitching. For the past 20 years she has stitched for three groups that do quilts for children with life threatening illnesses. We have a collection of patterns that range from juvenile to Space, motorcycles, riverboats and everything in between. We... Read Post Go to top
Price of crosstitch
Sun, Jul 24, 2016 11:51 AM
Posted by Rica
2 Replies
Hi Everyone, Is anyone knows how to put a price for finished product of crosstitch. I made a crosttitch of my friend pictures and he's asking me how much the price but I dont have any idea how much it cost Becoz I spent long time making it. I want... Read Post Go to top
100+ year old cross stitch
Sun, Jul 24, 2016 8:53 AM
Posted by Fetz
1 Reply
I just inherited a cross stitch piece made by my great great Grandmother when she was 14 years old. It was always hung in my Grandparents house in a nice frame. There is no glass and they have vacuumed it and patted it to get the dust off. The colors... Read Post Go to top
How to convert from Zweigert laguna 28 count to 14 ct Aida cloth
Sun, May 29, 2016 8:00 AM
Posted by Kelli
5 Replies
My sampler kit came with 28 ct. Zweigert Lugana cloth, The finished sampler would be 73/4 X 73/4. My eyes aren't as good as they used to be. I want to stitch the sampler on 14 ct Aida cloth. How do I figure out how much Aida cloth I will... Read Post Go to top
Great Site
Sat, Apr 30, 2016 7:24 PM
Posted by Christine Troutman
2 Replies
I love this site. I bought a Dimensions kit and was lost how to convert the thread to DMC and someone steered me here. Thanks so much to whoever made this site and the conversion chart. The floss that comes with kits is never enough for me for some reason.... Read Post Go to top
Framing a crosstitch picture on my own without a lot of cost
Fri, Apr 22, 2016 8:36 AM
Posted by debby ann jackson
1 Reply
I have done several pic.but haven't had them framed because it costs to much to have them done at a crafting store like michaels.how can I frame them myself without all the cost?... Read Post Go to top
Printing
Sun, Mar 27, 2016 5:02 AM
Posted by Susan
3 Replies
Hello, Trying to print from 10 count to 14 count but it continues to print only print 10 count and not converting. There must be something I'm missing can you help me? Susan... Read Post Go to top
PICNIC ANT
Mon, Feb 29, 2016 5:29 AM
Posted by NANCYE G
1 Reply
ANITA -- I just posted a picture to the WOCS site. It is the Picnic Ant. I changed all of the colors based on what I had in my stash. Also added the letter "a" before the word friend. I love the way it came out. ... Read Post Go to top
Craftsway floss conversion to DMC
Thu, Oct 15, 2015 10:03 AM
Posted by Vicky
2 Replies
Does anyone know where I can find a conversion chart for Craftsway floss to DMC?... Read Post Go to top
DMC Floss
Tue, Aug 4, 2015 12:41 PM
Posted by Patricia
4 Replies
Trying to determine correct DMC floss to match NY Yankees logo...please help!... Read Post Go to top
vintage JP coats convert sion chart
Fri, Jun 26, 2015 12:17 AM
Posted by Dianne
2 Replies
I need to find a conversion chart for JP Coats for vintage numbers to new JP Coats. Thanks for any help anyone can provide. Dianne... Read Post Go to top
New cross stitcher
Mon, May 25, 2015 10:26 AM
Posted by Tammy
3 Replies
Hi all I am new to cross stitching. Have no supplies yet but 1 kit. Not sure where to begin. Where can you find kits and other supplies REAL cheap? I am disabled so can't afford much but wanna get started. Hoping it will help my depression. What are some... Read Post Go to top
AWESOME WEB SITE
Sun, May 24, 2015 9:34 AM
Posted by KIM WEAVER
2 Replies
THIS WEB SITE IS AWESOME!!! I HOPE OTHERS ARE AWARE OF IT!! UNFORTUNATELY I WAS NOT..I HAD A CROSS STITCH KIT FROM SOME TIME AGO COULD NOT FIND THE MATCHES TO THE COLORS THAT WERE INCLUDED. FORTUNATELY I SAVED THE GUIDE AND FOUND THIS WEB SITE!! NOW I AM OFF... Read Post Go to top
sullivan threads
Mon, May 11, 2015 3:46 PM
Posted by Mary Lou
4 Replies
I'm starting a new project and thought I might use Sullivan Threads. Have any of you heard anything about them?... Read Post Go to top
starting again after many years
Thu, Apr 23, 2015 1:51 PM
Posted by Cynthia Lindsay
3 Replies
I have been away from cross stitch for a long time. I think 1981 was my last year. I'm looking for some tips on finding the center of the fabric (pattern not stamped on the fabric). Fold the fabric in fours and crease then pick the center? Thanking in advance.... Read Post Go to top
Compile a listing of Judaica (and related) patterns.
Wed, Apr 15, 2015 10:23 AM
Posted by Nancy Weber
3 Replies
Many years ago I began to compile a listing of Judaica (and related) patterns in the various magazines and books. In 1998 I took a hiatus and am not sure I've gotten all the patterns captured. if you know of any patterns please send me a listing of what you... Read Post Go to top
Strangest Comment On Your Needlework
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 9:26 AM
Posted by Jennifer
28 Replies
I always get the nicest comments and helpful and polite suggestion from my fellow Cyberstitchers. But the "real world" can be a cruel place. What is the strangest comment (good or bad) that you have gotten on a cross-stitch project? I showed a recently completed design to a non-stitching friend... Read Post Go to top
NO MORE WIPS
Sat, Jan 3, 2015 1:27 AM
Posted by NANCYE G
2 Replies
I went thru all of my projects earlier this year and threw away all the WIPS I had that I knew I would never finish. It was painful but had to be done. Last night I finished a project. This morning I realize that I have absolutely no WIPS. Hurrah... Read Post Go to top
Wooden boxes with insert.
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 1:19 PM
Posted by Jean
3 Replies
Would anyone out there know where I can buy wooden boxes with an insert in the lid to accommodate cross stitch. The size isn't important as I can adapt the size of the cross stitch pattern. I live in Australia but postage wouldn't be a problem.... Read Post Go to top
This website
Thu, Jan 1, 2015 12:40 AM
Posted by Joy Greene
7 Replies
This website is awesome. It saved lots of money and heartache in trying to make a very good project. I really enjoy cross stitching since I was in the 7th grade. ... Read Post Go to top
Mites
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 4:06 PM
Posted by gwenrose
1 Reply
I noticed some small black specks on one of my early cross stitch works and when I took the work out of its frame, I found lots of small black particles which I removed with tweezers. I then noticed a tiny white insect when I looked through the magnifier. Are... Read Post Go to top
Coordinating Color Chart
Mon, Oct 27, 2014 3:23 PM
Posted by Savllen
1 Reply
I saw somewere in the WWW a color coordinating chart, does anyone have any ideas of were to find one? thanks!... Read Post Go to top
What is it called?
Sun, Oct 26, 2014 10:33 PM
Posted by NANCYE G
3 Replies
I love doing the patterns where there is only an outline (usually in one or two colors). It is not quite a silhouttee. Kind of reminds me of doing dot-to-dot pictures in a coloring book. What is the proper name of this type of pattern>... Read Post Go to top
France stitching shops
Tue, Sep 9, 2014 4:08 PM
Posted by Monica
3 Replies
I just landed in France for an extended assignment. Even though it is home to DMC, I am disappointed with the difficulty I have had finding great cross stitch supply shops. Does anyone know any good shops in France they can recommend? Alternatively, does anyone have any great online shops... Read Post Go to top
Alabama Needle Arts
Thu, Sep 4, 2014 10:03 AM
Posted by Beth G.
1 Reply
I have purchased several military designs from Alabama Needle Arts, but I'm afraid the lady who ran the company has probably passed away by now. Would anyone be able to give me any information on this? I would like to find another source of military designs if this firm no... Read Post Go to top
Patterns on Tablets
Mon, Jul 28, 2014 2:25 PM
Posted by NANCYE G
7 Replies
I have been converting some patterns into pdf format and then doing the stitching using my computer. It works well. Now I am thinking that I would like to use a tablet so I can take my work to another room or out of the house with me. Has anyone... Read Post Go to top
new DMC colors
Mon, Jul 28, 2014 10:12 AM
Posted by darla
7 Replies
Does anyone in the Phoenix Metropolitan area know any stores that have the new colors in stock? I have tried several Walmart, Michael's, Hobby Lobby and JoAnn's stores and can't find them. I'm getting very frustrated! I can't order them online.... Read Post Go to top
Color number guide
Mon, Apr 28, 2014 11:28 PM
Posted by Tracey
1 Reply
I bought the J&P Coats 100 bobbins w/plastic storage box. I'd like to know if someone out there can share what numbers they are. I like to keep track but some of them are so close it is hard to tell. Wish they had added a chart.. thanks to all... Read Post Go to top
Color codes and names for floss manufacturers
Mon, Jan 20, 2014 7:44 AM
Posted by Valer
1 Reply
Hello, I am in the process of updating a piece of software that generates cross stitch diagrams out of images. I would like to include the capability to list the necessary floss from various manufacturers (Coates, Anchor, etc.). Does anybody have a hopefully complete list of floss color codes and... Read Post Go to top
Zwicky
Tue, Jan 7, 2014 6:58 AM
Posted by b Turner
1 Reply
Anyone know where to find a conversion from the Zwicky silk colors? have a pattern calling for Zwicky silk 2273, 2274, 2276, 2277, 2279, 2039, 2040, 2041, 2010, and 2017... Read Post Go to top
monthly cupcakes
Sat, Dec 21, 2013 5:02 PM
Posted by darla
6 Replies
I just want to say 'thank you' to Lorraine Clarke for the monthly cupcake patterns! I have a daughter (in-law) that loves to bake, especially cupcakes. I'm going to make her some ornaments using these patterns-starting with her birth month. I know she'll love them!... Read Post Go to top
Just back from Alaska
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 2:59 PM
Posted by Sue1962
1 Reply
Just got back from a 14 day cruise and land tour of Alaska and bought several state-related cross-stitch patterns of local flowers and a couple of totem pole motifs. Enjoyed talking to the locals at their shops and made friends with them. I was wondering if anyone, besides myself, buy... Read Post Go to top
Old anchor threads
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 6:56 PM
Posted by Sam Peate
3 Replies
Hi guys please could someone help?? I have lots of anchor threads that I'm trying to convert as the pattern I have is in DMC but the problem I have is that the anchor threads I have seem to be none existent :( I have codes such as 599/542/831 there... Read Post Go to top
How Do I Reach Nancy Rossi, designer
Sun, Sep 1, 2013 5:17 PM
Posted by Joan
1 Reply
I'm trying to track down for purchase Ms. Rossi's 2003 needlepoint kit Nasturtiums. I cannot find it anywhere -- at EBay, Amazon, various stitchery outlets like JoAnne Fabric, etc. I needlepointed one of these kits for a gift. Now I need another for another gift. Can anyone suggest anything?... Read Post Go to top
supplies from a smoker's home
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 7:06 PM
Posted by Nancye G
4 Replies
I bought a large Rubbermaid tub full of cross stitch supplies today. When I got home I realized that they smelled smoky. There are also five boxes of floss. If I spread the stuff out in the basement will the smell go away. Should I was the fabric first? The... Read Post Go to top
how do I contact Lorraine Clarke
Fri, Jun 7, 2013 4:36 PM
Posted by Christine
2 Replies
I stitched 'Iced Bun' by Lorraine Clarke. I would like to send her a picture of it but I don't know how to contact her. Can someone help me. Thanks Christine... Read Post Go to top
1st time cross stitch afghan question
Sun, Jun 2, 2013 9:46 AM
Posted by Laura
2 Replies
I bought an arghan to stitch on & didnt really find any instructions with it. I'm an avid stitcher but the afghan is a first for me. I need to know how many strands of floss to use for these afghans. Does anyone know?... Read Post Go to top
The US Cross Stitcher Magazine bites the dust!
Tue, Aug 16, 2011 8:05 AM
Posted by wirose
3 Replies
In response to an email I wrote to the XSer magazine, I got this reply: The February issue will be last issue of The Cross Stitcher in its current magazine format. The All New Crafts n things will be replacing all of our craft magazines -- combining all four titles:... Read Post Go to top
Majesty and Peri-Lusta floss
Wed, Mar 16, 2011 1:00 PM
Posted by Christy
2 Replies
I was given a box full of floss. They are all Majesty and Peri-Lusta. They are in great shape, but I cant find anyway to convert them to dmc or anchor. All the patterns I have are in dmc and anchor colors. I am not sure if i should use... Read Post Go to top
framing question
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 5:59 AM
Posted by Rose
10 Replies
Has anyone tried using rubber cement to stick their aida cloth on a board for framing? Is it safe?... Read Post Go to top
where to shop
Fri, Sep 3, 2010 9:52 PM
Posted by Sandra
3 Replies
Does anyone know where you can purchase premade items such as baby bibs or towels that have the cross stitch fabric already included so that a person can stitch their own design in the cross stitch area? I live near a Michael's store and they do not carry these type... Read Post Go to top
Graph Paper
Sun, Aug 8, 2010 6:57 PM
Posted by Genneth Jackson
1 Reply
I am looking for free 7, 10 and 14 count graph paper. Can anyone help me?... Read Post Go to top
Posting pictures
Fri, Jul 9, 2010 10:59 AM
Posted by irene
1 Reply
I just finished the Spotted Owl project. What a lot of work with all those fractionals. LOL But I made it for a dear friend who is leaving work. I work at a wildlife care center and we have a few educational birds. One is a Spotted Owl and my... Read Post Go to top
Semco Cotton #944, #945, #947
Mon, Jul 5, 2010 7:07 AM
Posted by Diana Tanner
2 Replies
An SOS from Australia - I have an unfinished Semco cross stitch tablecloth and need the following colours: #944 #945 #947 Do you have any skeins hiding in your cupboards? I need quite a few to finish the tablecloth. I have tried to match colours using other brands but the... Read Post Go to top
Need phrase: About hot water and Tea
Fri, May 7, 2010 5:38 PM
Posted by Busydebbie
1 Reply
I need the correct phrase about the flavor of the tea and hot water for a bookmarker. I have already stitch a tea bag at the top of the ribband (1-7/8) now I need a phrase something like: The flavor of the Tea is known only in HOT WATER ... Read Post Go to top
trying to find software
Thu, Mar 11, 2010 6:41 PM
Posted by bombsuitgirl
1 Reply
Hi I am looking for where I might be able to find software to create a cross stitch pattern for me. I can give to my son he works and collects Canadian tire memorabilia and would luv to do him a pic of the store he works at if anyone... Read Post Go to top
J&P Coates Floss
Wed, Mar 3, 2010 12:11 AM
Posted by beckie
4 Replies
Does any one know were i could purchase j&p coats thread? I have a jo-ann fabrics store and michaels and all they carry is dmc....thankyou for your help Beckie... Read Post Go to top
what to do with all?
Sat, Feb 20, 2010 10:23 AM
Posted by nannanna
5 Replies
I like to do small projects and give them to friends, but, framing costs are sometimes a little much and besides not all want to have them displayed in their homes? So, my question is what does everyone do with their handy work once done, I have some toys I've... Read Post Go to top
Precious Petals
Sat, Feb 6, 2010 8:16 PM
Posted by Debbie
1 Reply
Am trying to find back issue of cross stitch collection magazine March 2005 that has precious petals cross stich pattern Thank You... Read Post Go to top
Flat fold
Sat, Feb 6, 2010 3:41 PM
Posted by Carol Moore
2 Replies
I have heard of flat fold. I think I know what it looks like, but I'm mot sure. Could someone send me directions? I would really appreciate it. Thank you... Read Post Go to top
Converting a picture to a pattern to cross stich
Thu, Dec 3, 2009 1:37 PM
Posted by Susan
1 Reply
Hello All, I am interested in making my own cross stitch patterns from a picture. What is the best way to do this? I would appreciate any advice on using programs etc. Thank You... Read Post Go to top
Looking for tiny aperture cards in US
Fri, Jul 10, 2009 9:55 PM
Posted by wirose
3 Replies
I have the One Nighters leaflet, 80 Gift Cards. I am looking for the 2-1/2" aperture cards for them. The leaflet suggested Crafter's Pride. They sell silver, red and green. They come with the cloth and are $6 for 6. I think this is too expensive for such little things.... Read Post Go to top
Heartbroken
Wed, Jun 3, 2009 8:35 AM
Posted by Adriana
3 Replies
So i got this great kit from the Titanic exhibit in the museum near us ( Okay 3 hours away) and happily stitching along until I realized there wasn't enough material to finish the pattern let alone to frame it. Anyone one else ever have this problem before? How did... Read Post Go to top
Spring Gardening
Wed, May 6, 2009 8:08 PM
Posted by Busydebbie
1 Reply
After 2 1/2 days of weeding the flower beds, I was finally able to do some planting:) Got the whole flat of petunias in between shower breaks. Was wondering if it was just me...but do you find that after a day of gardening... that you just don't stitch that evening?... Read Post Go to top
Perforated Paper
Sun, Mar 8, 2009 9:25 PM
Posted by Kathy
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Granddaughter "volunteered" me to make @ 300 bookmarks for a Reading Camp she is sponsoring this summer. I'm very proud of her, but need some assistance in locating some perforated paper which is not too costly. All I've seen is 2 sheets for $5. ... Read Post Go to top
Mary-Anne Mack
Mon, Feb 16, 2009 10:30 PM
Posted by Patricia
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Mary having trouble with your email addy. could you please email me again. my email is catgoddess_720@yahoo.com... Read Post Go to top
ornament exchange
Wed, Feb 4, 2009 7:50 PM
Posted by Patricia
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I was wondering if any of you ladies would like to start a ornament exchange with me i have 4 ladies that is interested am looking for some more... Read Post Go to top
PC stitch Pattern Files
Mon, Jan 26, 2009 2:53 AM
Posted by Patricia
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Can someone tell me how to download the pc stitch pattern files so i can download some patterns?... Read Post Go to top
Cross Stitch Diary
Thu, Jan 15, 2009 12:13 PM
Posted by Sharon Larkin
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I was thinking of starting a Cross Stitch Diary for January. Is there a program for it or is it a book. And what type of info should I keep in it. Sharon... Read Post Go to top
Finishing an ornament
Sat, Dec 6, 2008 7:50 AM
Posted by Crossstitcher
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Has anyone every finished an ornament using a 3" round gold hoop frame? If so, what is the best material for using as to cover the back of the cardboard? What kind of ribbon do you use so they can hang the ornament on the tree and how does one... Read Post Go to top
desperate
Mon, Oct 20, 2008 5:46 PM
Posted by fonda
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I started a pair of pillowcases as a Christmas present using a J &P Coats bright shaded red # 190. I thought it would be no problem to find some more but I have not had any luck. Can anyone tell me where to purchase it or is there anyone... Read Post Go to top
graph paper
Sat, Oct 18, 2008 7:46 PM
Posted by patricia
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i have the reader needed to run this program, all ready downloaded. so how do i get pass the page that says i need to download it... Read Post Go to top
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