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Beacon of Hope
Tue, Sep 29, 2020 6:01 AM
Posted by Pauline French
1 Reply
I can't finish my Beacon of Hope because I can't find 6211 6234... Read Post Go to top
Dmc floss
Tue, Sep 15, 2020 4:34 AM
Posted by Robin Hasty
1 Reply
I am trying to find the closest color to dmc #158 in the dmc family of colors. Can you help me please?... Read Post Go to top
Cross stitch colored pencils?
Sun, Sep 13, 2020 4:53 PM
Posted by Chandra
2 Replies
I was wanting to color code some patterns to see what they look like done before I do the pattern. I was wondering if there are any colored pencils using the DMC colors.... Read Post Go to top
Conversion Chart.
Sat, Aug 15, 2020 2:26 PM
Posted by Karen Collette
1 Reply
I recently bought a cross stitch kit and I don't use the floss that comes with it. I only use DMC. I have not found a (full) conversion chart for Artiste to DMC. Is there such a chart out there?... Read Post Go to top
Dimensions thread conversion at this forum
Mon, Aug 10, 2020 6:49 PM
Posted by LB
2 Replies
I have not been here in many years. My best regards to Anita and her husband who keep this site going to help and benefit all stitchers! I am considering purchasing a chart by Sunset. If I remember correctly, I thought Dimensions and Sunset were related companies. Are the Dimensions... Read Post Go to top
Sunflower Vase Picture 20444 - chart and floss list mismatch
Sat, Jul 25, 2020 1:59 PM
Posted by Marcia Richards
1 Reply
Hi folks, I was recently gifted a Candamar Design cross stitch kit -Sunflower Vase Picture 20444 - and have discovered that the stitching chart has a SYMBOL downwards pointing solid triangle, which appears in the centres of all the sunflowers, but the written instructions do not include that symbol and... Read Post Go to top
18 count davos
Sun, Jun 21, 2020 7:49 AM
Posted by Annie
1 Reply
I am stitching a Prairie Schooler Santa on 18 count Davos. Not sure if I should stitch 2 over 2? How do you know when to stitch over 2? Thanks!!... Read Post Go to top
Underlay causing programme to freeze
Sun, Jun 14, 2020 12:48 PM
Posted by Anna
4 Replies
I have Windows 10 and am having issues with the Underlay feature. When I select 'Underlay' the entire programme freezes and I have no option but to close the application. I have tried reverting back to old updates of Windows 10 to see if that is the issue but it... Read Post Go to top
Appreciate Your Hard Work and the Alien 3719
Thu, May 28, 2020 7:05 AM
Posted by Suzanne Pitt
1 Reply
I would appreciate knowing if anyone has found a Sullivan's floss that can be substituted for DMC 3719. I am trying to replace the unnumbered awful wool floss that came with a cuckoo clock design that I am working on for my best friend, but no luck anywhere. I am... Read Post Go to top
Hoop Stains
Wed, Apr 29, 2020 5:44 PM
Posted by Rhonda Coady
4 Replies
Hi! I am a long time cross stitcher, and generally stitch using a plastic embroidery hoop. I always encounter the same problem - hoop stains around the fabric. Does anyone know how to avoid them, and, most importantly, how to remove them without damaging the work or fabric? Any advice... Read Post Go to top
Need help on last part of completing Holiday Candle Wrap.
Sun, Apr 26, 2020 5:18 AM
Posted by Nancy Agan
1 Reply
I've completed this candle wrap, except for the border. It seems the pg. 60 of Stitcher's World mag., Nov. 2004 now out of print as I tried to get in contact w/them & was unable to. In their instructions they did not seem to say anything abt. the NAME... Read Post Go to top
DMC Color Chart
Fri, Feb 21, 2020 4:18 PM
Posted by eggsx3
3 Replies
I found the color chart on your site sorted by number and name. When trying to print, the number and name showed up but the colors that are on the chart would not print. Please help.... Read Post Go to top
DMC Thread
Sun, Dec 22, 2019 10:08 PM
Posted by Chrissy Vernon Connecticu
1 Reply
Hello, I am currently working on Pattern #17 "The Lord Is My Shepard". I went to pick up the floss from my local Craft Store, and DMC color is 951 but it's Name is "Light Tawny" not Sport'smans Flesh Vy Lt... Can I change it out/Omit the color descritption? ... Read Post Go to top
Colours nad nuances
Sat, Jun 8, 2019 9:34 AM
Posted by Adriana Benia
1 Reply
Hi there! When I started stitching I got the model from Michaels and every floss came with name and number. I got now 3 big nice, colourful models - with no names ! I checked the Bucilla colour charts - and many names and numbers don’t match, or are so... Read Post Go to top
Invalid picture
Sun, Mar 31, 2019 6:12 PM
Posted by Arwen
3 Replies
Graph paper page is saying all pictures are invalid must be jpg or png even though I am using the proper format.... Read Post Go to top
Tue, Feb 19, 2019 2:42 PM
Posted by Beth
1 Reply
Hi, Do you have a log in button? I set up an account when I "saved" my inventory but the only way I can get to the log in button is to go to save.....once I log in there is nothing in my inventory. I am using google and fox... Read Post Go to top
Janlyn pattern 80-10 Lord's Prayer
Thu, Feb 7, 2019 1:40 PM
Posted by Lyn Nalett
1 Reply
I am stitching this project and I cannot find the color the kit lists as bright Medium Gold. Does anyone know what the DMC number for this color is?... Read Post Go to top
Travelling with a tablet and was too quick ordering at patterns online..
Mon, Oct 8, 2018 12:12 PM
Posted by Kristina
6 Replies
....hello there! I'm new to this group and already am starting with a problem... ?? So, I was too quick getting a pattern from patterns Only after I ordered did I notice that I need windows and have to download the patternviewer from pcstitch... Well, since I'm currently travelling,... Read Post Go to top
Inventory Chart not saved
Thu, Sep 27, 2018 4:38 AM
Posted by Deb
2 Replies
I checked all of my floss colors on the Inventory Chart and saved a few weeks ago. Later, that day, I closed the site & logged back on & my Inventory was still checked off. Logged in today, using same password, and the chart's check off blocks are blank!! What... Read Post Go to top
Cloth colors
Tue, May 15, 2018 7:28 PM
Posted by Susan
2 Replies
I have a pattern that calls for 14ct blue denim aida cloth which I'm having problems find the right color in pattern Wondered if I used a Navy color how it would turn out using color for denim cloth... Read Post Go to top
OTT Light
Thu, Apr 5, 2018 9:23 PM
Posted by Maureen
1 Reply
I have an OTT light that has stopped working. My hubby thinks that is is the balast and not the bulb. The company cannot help, anyone had this problem?... Read Post Go to top
Color chart missing many DMC colors
Wed, Mar 14, 2018 6:17 PM
Posted by Donna
3 Replies
I just found this floss checklist, and was excited to have an easy way to keep track of which colors I have and need. However, there are many colors missing, and I was hoping you could update the checklist... Read Post Go to top
printing graph paper
Thu, Jan 25, 2018 6:17 PM
Posted by kerry
3 Replies
I'm trying to print the graph paper but there is not print or save icon on your toolbar. How can I print it out as it shows up blank if I use the print on my computer?... Read Post Go to top
Gecko rouge cross stitch called Autumn which is a beautiful fox head
Wed, Jan 17, 2018 2:00 PM
Posted by Linda Chamber
2 Replies
Please can anyone tell me where to get a floss conversion chart from DMC to Geckorouge as they have all the colours listed quite differently, and two of the colours have been muddled up and I can't make my mind which is which. Thanks for any help... Read Post Go to top
Ran out of floss color mid project
Wed, Jan 3, 2018 1:25 PM
Posted by Janet Haines
1 Reply
Hoping someone out there can help! I am halfway through a project that I was using floss from my stash from probably 20 years ago. Ran out midway and having difficulty matching the color (DMC 436) with newly purchased floss of same color number. I have spent many hours stitching... Read Post Go to top
getting updates
Thu, Nov 9, 2017 6:37 PM
Posted by Rose M Krizan
1 Reply
I can't remember the last time I got a notice for free patterns. It must be over a year. Today, I found one in my trash! Have you been posting them all along and they have been going in the trash all along? ... Read Post Go to top
from bucilla color floss to dmc color floss
Wed, Oct 25, 2017 1:33 PM
Posted by rose co
1 Reply
hi good day, i have a pattern here from bucilla and i want to do it with dmc skien thread but i can not find it through your chart. can u pls help me find the nearest color thread for the bucilla floss guide of 6151 to dmc floss guide... Read Post Go to top
Marine Corp Pattern
Wed, Aug 23, 2017 7:34 PM
Posted by Marta
1 Reply
When I printed out the Marine Corp pattern, it wasn't like the picture. I want one like the picture.... Read Post Go to top
graph paper
Sat, Jul 29, 2017 1:57 PM
Posted by alondra
1 Reply
So I'm fairly new at cross stitching. Ive completed about 6 of the little mini ones from bucilla and tried to do a much more complex one so i decided to try one of my own designs like a sunflower. no matter how small i make the image it self... Read Post Go to top
Size of Aida and count.
Tue, Jul 4, 2017 8:50 AM
Posted by Cynthia Bampton
1 Reply
purchased a crosstitch chart from the USA. Dmc listed to use, but no size of aida or the count. would really like to sort this out as the chart is just what I wanted. Grid size200Wx251H.Design Area: 11.11"x13.94" (200x251stitches)... Read Post Go to top
Thread Differences
Thu, Jun 22, 2017 10:28 AM
Posted by Sharon
1 Reply
Hi. I am very disappointed. The kit I am stitching did not have enough DMC thread to complete my project. I have had to purchase additional thread. One of the colours, 209 is vastly different. The thread I purchased is much thinner and the colour is lighter. What can I... Read Post Go to top
Printing and downloading on an android device
Sat, Jun 17, 2017 5:23 AM
Posted by MomJo
1 Reply
I would like to know how to download and /or print patterns and other things like the graph paper with my android operating system phone & tablet. Thank you for responding to my inquiry. ... Read Post Go to top
Sat, Jun 3, 2017 1:55 PM
Posted by pat
1 Reply
need floss number 15372 to finish a project cannot find anyone to get this from also would love a conversion chart that had these numbers on them for conversion to dmc. Numbers like15379,15388,12306 these type of numbers cannot find a conversion chart for. At one time I had one but... Read Post Go to top
chinese cross stitch chart in colour
Wed, May 10, 2017 9:03 AM
Posted by linda lane
1 Reply
ive bought a cross stitch kit from china but the chart is printed onto the fabric in colour, im only use to counted cross stitch in the past any ideas how i can convert to aida... Read Post Go to top
Placement error! Help!
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 11:03 PM
Posted by Donna
1 Reply
Can't believe this happened...working on a Christmas stocking and suddenly can see I am off center on the Aida fabric for the project! It looks as if the space needed for the toe will be insufficient. Is there any way to "add" fabric?? ... Read Post Go to top
my father's promises 1999 imaginating,inc.
Sun, Apr 9, 2017 4:18 AM
Posted by mary conley
1 Reply
I was going thru my craft containers and found this kit which I started a number of years ago. unfortunately a lollypop was stuck to the pattern and melted on the instructions and unable to separate the sheets. the floss was unharmed as well as the cross-stitch material. would you... Read Post Go to top
Thread amounts
Mon, Mar 20, 2017 5:59 PM
Posted by Alice Cizmar
1 Reply
I have a pattern I want to do and it gives the amounts for the thread in lengths instead of skeins. How do I figure how much to buy. Thank You for any help you can give me.... Read Post Go to top
email Notifications
Fri, Mar 10, 2017 5:09 AM
Posted by Rose Krizan
1 Reply
I can't remember the last time that I received any notifications from here. Are there new charts being added?... Read Post Go to top
Faded fabric
Fri, Jan 20, 2017 10:07 AM
Posted by Kay
1 Reply
I have a cross stitch Aida piece in which the black fabric around the stitches has faded significantly, but the cross stitch itself (a cheetah) is fine. Does anyone know how to solve this? I thought of perhaps coloring the background, or maybe cutting the cheetah out and applying it... Read Post Go to top
Dimensions kit 35184 - Kitty Litter
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 9:14 AM
Posted by Rita Baker
1 Reply
I have been working on this kit and ran out of color 16253 = Lt yellow green. I have looked at the conversion chart, which shows this color # as being Ultra Lt avocado green. It is definitely not a match. Would anyone have a length or two of this... Read Post Go to top
Can you stitch incorrectly?
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 3:13 PM
Posted by Jackie
2 Replies
I hadn't cross stitched in 20 years and picked it up again a couple of weeks ago. Regarding the 1 2 3 4 manner of stitching, I have always completed the stitch by coming up through the left top corner and down through the lower right instead of up through... Read Post Go to top
Sun, Oct 16, 2016 8:14 AM
Posted by maggie
1 Reply
I would like to get my hands on a color chart for bucilla kits... Read Post Go to top
Bucilla Thread needed
Fri, Sep 2, 2016 10:09 AM
Posted by Julia Kinton
1 Reply
I am doing a Bucilla kit - Doll's House Hutch and have run out of Pale Dusty Green thread. The chart does not give a thread number, please can anyone tell me where I can get some more thread. Thank you.... Read Post Go to top
What will I do??
Mon, Aug 1, 2016 4:43 AM
Posted by Mary Jane Alojado
1 Reply
I have started a new project & have already finished the 1st part of 6 pages, when I started the 2nd page w/c is beside 1st page, I have shocked that I miscalculated my numbering and it seems that the 2nd page will not going to fit, what will I... Read Post Go to top
New cross stitch pattern is in Danish and I can't figure it out.
Mon, Jul 25, 2016 11:49 AM
Posted by Mimi Muterspaw
1 Reply
I purchased an Oehlenschlager cross stitch pattern online and when it arrived I discovered it's in Danish. Some of it I think I can figure out, but some is just Danish to me. Can someone offer a little assistance please?... Read Post Go to top
Kit no. 02860 ...manger stocking
Fri, Jun 3, 2016 7:01 PM
Posted by Lorraine
1 Reply
I purchased the above kit long ago and decided finally work on it. One problem, I haven't the threads and only have DMC on hand. Possible to receive a comparison chart for matching colors. Thank you for any information. Lorraine... Read Post Go to top
Anchor thread
Sat, May 28, 2016 11:30 PM
Posted by Brenda
1 Reply
I have recently returned to cross stitching and having found this fabulous web site decided to make an inventory of all my silks as this kind of thing was not available when I first started stitching years ago. The facility to create an list of all my silks sounded like... Read Post Go to top
Tue, Apr 19, 2016 11:33 AM
Posted by peggy
5 Replies
I bought a counted cross stitch kit and am terribly disappointed in it. Not all of the thread was included and I was unable to find some of the colors that were required and on the list. All of the thread was in a ball but with so many very... Read Post Go to top
problem with floss
Tue, Apr 12, 2016 10:19 PM
Posted by rosemary eggett
1 Reply
hi i have some crossstitch floss from china i want to use but carnt cause there is no codes on it what can i do... Read Post Go to top
Need dmc 422,is there another dmc color I could use?
Fri, Mar 18, 2016 1:09 PM
Posted by Angel
1 Reply
Need to know if there are other color dmc options to replace numbers 422 hazel, and3348 yellow-green.... Read Post Go to top
Creating a wedding anniversary pattern.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 9:38 PM
Posted by Louise Baker
1 Reply
I am creating a wedding anniversary pattern. I need help in converting red rose patterns to. yellow roses instead.... Read Post Go to top
metallic thread
Sat, Jan 23, 2016 8:49 PM
Posted by Carol Baldwin
2 Replies
First time using metallic thread in my cross-stitch and having trouble. The metallic part of the thread keeps breaking, leaving me with gaps in the metallic. Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong as I have been cross-stitching for years and never had this problem.... Read Post Go to top
complex pattern - how to keep track of where I am
Sat, Jan 23, 2016 8:22 AM
Posted by VK
7 Replies
I have a custom-designed pattern that is 60 floss colors. I would love some suggestions of how to keep track of where I am and how to find all symbols of the floss I am working with. I currently use a pencil and cross out the stitch I just completed.... Read Post Go to top
Downloading Patterns
Wed, Dec 9, 2015 5:54 PM
Posted by Mary Jo
2 Replies
On down loading of some designs when opening I get file is corrupted and cannot be opened. Example "Scarecrow" uploaded 10/13/15. Many others I have no problem. ... Read Post Go to top
Floss List for personal graphed projects
Fri, Jul 24, 2015 11:29 AM
Posted by lv2stitch
1 Reply
Good morning. I am new to the stitch world and so far very excited about my project. When you graph your picture does the site have a tool to create the floss list needed for that pattern?... Read Post Go to top
Other Designer
Fri, May 22, 2015 12:55 PM
Posted by Barb Kantola
8 Replies
I have tried and tried and tried I don't know how many times to type in My Big Toe for a designer. I've highlighted the other designer and that doesn't work. I cannot type in My Big Toe. Any suggestions? The piece is really cute. It says Housework a waste... Read Post Go to top
converting low number J&P Coats to DMC
Thu, Apr 23, 2015 2:31 PM
Posted by Elli
1 Reply
Hi, I'm new to this site and already love it! I have some low number JP Coats floss that I cannot find on any charts; 175 and 106 among others. Are these new colors, perhaps old and no longer pertinent, or are my charts too old? I emailed this question... Read Post Go to top
Fabric Size Calculator
Thu, Mar 5, 2015 2:08 PM
Posted by Judy
2 Replies
Anita, I tried to use the fabric size calculator but it kept telling me the fabric size was not the right integer. I changed it to decimals (over on the right) because it would accept 11 1/2 (11.5) and I put in 17.0 but I never could get it to... Read Post Go to top
DMC to Anchor Conversion
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 7:05 AM
Posted by Inderpreet
5 Replies
While using the conversion chart from DMC to Anchor, I found out that for some DMC numbers the respective Anchor numbers that have been provided actually do not exist. Can you please help me with this?... Read Post Go to top
need help telling the difference between colors
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 11:28 PM
Posted by Tanya
5 Replies
i am having issues telling the difference between the colors, is there a color chart that i can just type in the number of the colors and it show me the color, please help ... Read Post Go to top
Free Graph Paper
Fri, Dec 5, 2014 5:44 PM
Posted by WoolRanch
1 Reply
I'm trying to get the graph paper to have 7 stitches per inch, but when I select that option and click 'update', the squares are 10 x 10.... Read Post Go to top
finished picture looks different than picture on kit
Wed, Sep 24, 2014 11:09 AM
Posted by Wendy Stirling
8 Replies
I buy kits from different web sites and I find that the colors they put on the color chart on the pattern is darker than the colors on the finished picture on the box of the kit. I usually have a problem with a darker face. On my latest one... Read Post Go to top
Downloading Free Patterns
Sun, Sep 14, 2014 11:57 PM
Posted by NANCYE G
3 Replies
As I was looking through my patterns for my next project I came across something from "passionbroiderie77." It was a free graph so I checked to see if they had other charts. They do. I tried to download a couple others and cannot figure out how to do it. The... Read Post Go to top
Converting J.P. coats to DMC
Sat, Sep 6, 2014 11:47 AM
Posted by Merle Petersen
2 Replies
I have some J.P. Coats thread that was given to me. I never use J.P.Coats. I always use DMC. Love the colors best, pulse that's what Walmart sells. How can I change it over. I really don't want to thro all this thread away. Can you please help me. Thank... Read Post Go to top
Difficulty with 1/4 sts
Fri, Jun 27, 2014 1:12 AM
Posted by Connie
1 Reply
I am new to cross stitch and am most comfortable using 14 ct aida but find I often have difficulty getting the needle through the center of the square to form a 1/4 st - can anyone help me? Thank you.... Read Post Go to top
Difficulty doing free hand wording on 14count Aida
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 1:14 AM
Posted by Gayle Jago
4 Replies
Thanks Judy I am going to pick it up and try again... Read Post Go to top
Lettering on pattern.
Thu, Feb 20, 2014 1:10 AM
Posted by Gayle Jago
1 Reply
I am stitching a pattern that is to be a wedding gift. It is standard cross stitch and half stitch in background. But, there is black lettering in forefront which says "Happy Ever After". Problem is that the pattern called for 14 count aida but the lettering is free hand... Read Post Go to top
Frustrated with Pattern
Fri, Feb 14, 2014 2:18 AM
Posted by Barbara Callahan
4 Replies
I am working on an 18count cross stitch. Never again will I purchase one that is 18 count. It is almost impossible to do the stitches, they are so tiny. my stitching looks terrible. I am getting very frustrated with this pattern and ready to throw it out. Any suggestions?... Read Post Go to top
Graph Paper
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 5:40 AM
Posted by Phillipa Barrass
3 Replies
Hi , I am having difficulties using the graph paper. Regardless of what size I change my original jpeg, the screen remains blank. I have ensured my Adobe reader is up to date, but nothing. Not had a problem in the past. Any ideas what's going wrong? Thanks... Read Post Go to top
I need to find a conversion chart for Janlynn to DMC.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013 5:31 AM
Posted by Margaret Munro
1 Reply
Where can I find a conversion chart to convert janlynn colors to DMC colors? Thank you... Read Post Go to top
free graph paper - where is save button
Mon, Dec 2, 2013 5:49 AM
Posted by cfk
4 Replies
I uploaded my picture to the free graph paper but i cannot find the SAVE button to save it to my computer. I would like to save it as jpg.... Read Post Go to top
Free graph paper
Sun, Oct 27, 2013 4:50 AM
Posted by Kristi
1 Reply
I am a new user to your website. I have tried using the free graph paper feature, but nothing happens when I change the settings, nor is there a toolbar or a print button showing. Have I missed something?... Read Post Go to top
Colorfast embroidery floss brands?
Mon, Sep 23, 2013 9:02 AM
Posted by Susan
2 Replies
I need to know if JP coats floss in the mixed color packages are colorfast. Don't want to embroider a pillow case and have the colors run when i wash it. ... Read Post Go to top
Printing Deminsions to DMC check list
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 4:01 PM
Posted by Cecilia
3 Replies
I do not have Internet Explorer to print from. I have Fire Fox and when I try to print using the friendly printer version it only prints one page of paper which is just a waste of time and paper. I even changed the number from 50 to 100 per... Read Post Go to top
Graph paper problems
Sun, Jul 7, 2013 10:33 PM
Posted by Pamn Ravenscroft
3 Replies
I'm trying to print a whole page of graph paper, but all I get is a postage stamp (or smaller) size. Looks like a sample of what the print will look like. (I am by far and away NOT a computer geek so please be kind and simple in your... Read Post Go to top
DMC checklist
Tue, Mar 26, 2013 5:38 AM
Posted by Karen
1 Reply
Hi, I was printing off the DMC checklist from the "Printer version" and page 4 comes out wrong. Is there some way to correct this? I guess I can always just write out the missing numbers from pg 4. Thanks for any help.... Read Post Go to top
cant download tuck pillow pattern maker
Sat, Mar 16, 2013 9:34 PM
Posted by Rita
1 Reply
I have tried for several days to download the tuck pillow pattern maker for cross stitch. I have been using it from time to time for a couple of years now with no problems. Any help???... Read Post Go to top
March Cupcake
Fri, Mar 1, 2013 11:29 PM
Posted by Shelley
3 Replies
I am unable to download this pattern as a PDF file...I have no trouble downloading other files so it appears to be a problem with just this pattern. Is anyone else having trouble?... Read Post Go to top
getting smaller size image on graph paper?
Thu, Jul 7, 2011 8:07 AM
Posted by vicki
4 Replies
Hi. First let me say I absolutely love the graph paper function. Thank you so much for doing that and for making it available free of charge. Is there a way to change the size that the image prints on the graph paper? I want 14 stitches per inch, but... Read Post Go to top
About floss colors
Thu, May 26, 2011 4:58 AM
Posted by Tamra Chase
1 Reply
Hi, So i should try to match up my j.p. coats floss colors with my DMC color chart? Even though i don't know what the color is called because the numbers of my j.p's don't match up to thier catorgorized numbers of todays list? Tamra... Read Post Go to top
How do i get the colors of some of the older J.P. Coat embroidery floss?
Wed, May 25, 2011 1:17 PM
Posted by Tamra Chase
1 Reply
I'm trying to find a list of colors, for my older J.P coat embroidery floss, ie. example:I have floss 51c, 264, 81b and so on of J.P. Coats and i don't know their exact color because they are not on the j.p. coats color list? Please help?? Thank you Tamra... Read Post Go to top
Golden Bee Stitchery
Mon, May 23, 2011 4:46 AM
Posted by Pauly
3 Replies
I have kit # 60411 Lace Heart and Roses and need some of the color floss #6051 they call light green. The problem is I have know idea what floss they use. Can anyone help me with this?... Read Post Go to top
Linking to Stitching Tools page
Tue, Mar 1, 2011 8:21 PM
Posted by Liz Stamp
3 Replies
Hi! I am a member of the Redwood Stitchers chapter of the Embroiderers' Guild of America. I was wondering if we could copy the Stitching Tools page to our next Newsletter. If not, we would like to give the link to your site However, showing that first page would... Read Post Go to top
Working with graph paper
Tue, Jan 11, 2011 4:57 AM
Posted by Roz
2 Replies
I would like to make a graph paper pattern of our old church back home and would like to know how to do this on your site. I need 13 to 14 blocks by 18 blocks (with 10x10 spaces in each block). I would like to do it for a... Read Post Go to top
Viewing and Downloading patterns
Sun, Jul 11, 2010 10:23 AM
Posted by Linze
7 Replies
I love the patterns, but have for the last few days been unable to view or download any patterns. I want to stitch the Stitch Alphabet by Velda, but cannot check for the new letter patterns that are uploaded to the site. Please advise.... Read Post Go to top
free chart downloading
Sun, Jul 4, 2010 8:59 AM
Posted by annie scalzo
1 Reply
When downloading the free charts, the symbols are so small, it looks almost like a solid picture. I can't read them.... Read Post Go to top
making a circle
Thu, Jun 3, 2010 9:12 AM
Posted by Nikki
3 Replies
Does anyone have any tips for cross stitching a towel. I made my own pattern for a towel and just want some hints on one of my designs, circles ughhh (tennis ball)... Read Post Go to top
Where do all unwanted Charts go to?
Wed, Feb 24, 2010 5:45 PM
Posted by Luba
1 Reply
I had posted a chart last year in April and it's no longer posted. What happen?... Read Post Go to top
Janlynn conversion chart
Mon, Feb 15, 2010 6:17 AM
Posted by Janelle
1 Reply
I have several patterns from Janlynn that I want to convert to DMC, but all they have are color names and do not match up with DMC. I hsve been to the Janlynn web site and they have a few listed, but not the ones I need. If anyone out... Read Post Go to top
Problem with PC Stitch Viewer Interference
Wed, Sep 16, 2009 9:16 PM
Posted by MaryJane
2 Replies
I downloaded PC Stitch Viewer to display patterns. When I try to use my current PC Stitch 6 program afterwards I get errors loading program. If I use my PC Stitch program I get an error trying to view your patterns. I am stuck.... Read Post Go to top
Floss Key
Tue, Sep 15, 2009 5:05 AM
Posted by Sam37
1 Reply
Where is floss key for the free patterns.... Read Post Go to top
What kind of floss nr.
Mon, Jul 13, 2009 7:36 PM
Posted by Katrin
1 Reply
Hi, I'm new to this sewing thing and I was looking at some of the free patterns on this site. But where can I find out what color the floss nr is???... Read Post Go to top
Printing enlargements
Fri, May 29, 2009 11:18 AM
Posted by Bev Astles
1 Reply
I did finally get a 5x7 on the overlay by removing all other paper from my scanner and making it a landscape version. Now I'd like to print out at 200% so I can easily see the color for each block. It enlarges to 200% on teh PC but the... Read Post Go to top
14ct overlay with 5x7photo
Fri, May 29, 2009 11:08 AM
Posted by Bev Astles
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This is a fantastic service, but I can't get my 5x7 photo to print in the overlay that size it prints out 5.75 L by 4.25H. I have tried various percentages, actual size,etc. The photo either fills the graph paper or the 5.75 by 4.25... Read Post Go to top
Tuck pillow problem
Thu, May 28, 2009 5:19 AM
Posted by Sheila
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I filled in my info for the tuck pillow pattern, I got the preview, but when I tried to go to the print (full size) view, everything clears and no pattern. Help please??... Read Post Go to top
grid paper
Tue, May 26, 2009 5:01 PM
Posted by Pamela
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I can't seem to get the underlay feature to work with the grid paper. Any suggestions?... Read Post Go to top
Having problems
Wed, May 6, 2009 12:11 PM
Posted by Rhonda
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Hello. I am a new stitcher and I am new to this site. Altho you have many nice patterns, I'm finding it hard and having problems finding out where the color code is on each pattern. Can someone please tell me?... Read Post Go to top
New Conversion Charts
Thu, Mar 12, 2009 10:04 PM
Posted by Jean Bartlett
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Thank you for the conversion charts! What a great tool.... Read Post Go to top
HELP - My idea is in shambles!
Sat, Mar 7, 2009 6:28 AM
Posted by Cheri
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I'm probably not supposed to use profanity so I'll just say poop! Here's my situation. I've stitched 4 angels, each 3 x 3, for each of the seasons. I put a small amount of stuffing in each and fringed around each one. Here's my disaster. I have a really cute... Read Post Go to top
free pcstitch pattern viewer
Thu, Mar 5, 2009 8:22 PM
Posted by Nancy Feemster
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I have been trying to download the free pcstitch patternviewer for several days. I tried it on my laptop and desktop. Neither one will finish the download. It never goes beyond 3%. Can anyone tell me what I might be doing wrong, or what I can do to get it... Read Post Go to top
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