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Tue, Mar 31, 2020 3:44 AM
Posted by Francesca
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Buongiorno sto iniziando questo lavoro kit41196 nelle istruzioni viene specificato n. Fili 3 ..... mi pare spesso è la cruna dell ago piccola , L incrocio dei fili non diventa un po’ spesso. Dovrò iniziare ma utilizzandone 3 avrò abbastanza fili?? grazie ... 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
Need help on last part of completing Holiday Candle Wrap, pg. 60 of Stitcher's World mag.., Nov. 2004 issue.
Tue, Feb 4, 2020 12:03 PM
Posted by Nancy Agan
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I've completed this candle wrap, except for the brder. It seems the magazine is 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 of the (border) stitch for the border... Read Post Go to top
DMC Color Chart
Fri, Jan 31, 2020 1:28 PM
Posted by eggsx3
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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
Nova Sloboda pattern thread to DMC
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 12:08 AM
Posted by Leah
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Hi, I was just wondering if anyone can convert a Nova Sloboda chart to a DMC thread. The pattern is 2 lions on the plains with a map printed on the fabric behind them. Thanks... Read Post Go to top
Stitcher’s Verse
Sun, Aug 4, 2019 12:22 PM
Posted by Georgiana Flazer
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Hi, I’m trying to find a back issue of Stitcher’s Verse. Leaflet # 028118 Publisher: Craftways Corporation Publication Year: 1991 Designer: Beth McNeece Source: Cyber Stitcers This pattern may not be anymore. I just thought you might be able to help me. Thank you ??... Read Post Go to top
Tabla de traducción de hilo
Mon, Jul 29, 2019 4:14 PM
Posted by Harold
1 Reply
Hola y saludos a la vez, mi problema es sobre una tabla de traducción (conversión, etc) actualizada sobre los hilos PNK Kirova a DMC. no he logrado el éxito de mi pedido por circunstancias que en algunos programas no mencionan casi nunca ese tipo de hilo (Kirova). Agradeciendo de antemano... 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
JPCoats conversion to DMC
Sat, May 4, 2019 3:12 PM
Posted by LuAnn
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I tried to us your conversion chart from JPCoats to DMC. I have floss from JPCoats that is in the 100 range of numbers. According to your chart... these don't exist. Where can I find these at? And, I have a JPCoats # 5359, that is not on your chart... Read Post Go to top
How can I purchase a back issue from 1995 Sept/Oct Cross Stitch & Country Crafts ?
Sun, Apr 14, 2019 8:53 PM
Posted by Mary Cerny
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I would like to make a Merry Christmas bolster pillow designed by Linda Gordanier Jary. I have the Nov/Dec issue from 1995, however the remainder of the alphabet I need is suppose to be in the Sept/Oct issue in 1995. It appears the original starting alphabet is for an afghan.... Read Post Go to top
Invalid picture
Sun, Mar 31, 2019 6:12 PM
Posted by Arwen
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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
Lost inventory
Sun, Mar 24, 2019 9:34 AM
Posted by Beth
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I logged in to enter my new skeins of floss but can not seem to find my original inventory. Can you help?... Read Post Go to top
clarks boilfast #141 to dmc
Sun, Mar 10, 2019 2:34 PM
Posted by jen stebbins
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hi. i have 7 skeins of clarks ont boilfast #141. i cant seem to find a converter to dmc. can anyone help? thanks in advance!... 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
Craftways magazine, where to point elderly sticthers looking for old patterns.
Mon, Aug 13, 2018 5:40 PM
Posted by Leonard
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I work for Palm Press Inc. and our warehouse use to be the location for Craftways & CrossCreek sometime in the 80's. Several times a year I receive letters from various places around the US from elderly persons who found back issues of Craftways and fill out the cut-outs for... Read Post Go to top
Hoop Stains
Thu, Aug 9, 2018 1:59 PM
Posted by Rhonda Coady
3 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
Lines in linen an aida
Sat, May 26, 2018 1:46 PM
Posted by Susan
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Linen an aida cloth I've bought has lines in it Do I wash before to remove lines or after Thanks!... 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
Mouline Thread
Mon, May 14, 2018 2:13 PM
Posted by Susan
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I have over 30 skeins of Mouline Thread. I can't find a cross over chart for this unless it's the same as DMC Thread. Would really appreciate any help. Thanks... 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
Saving Colorado threads
Thu, Dec 28, 2017 2:25 PM
Posted by Toni Noordermeer
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I am having trouble saving my colours. I have ticked my colour numbers but when I go out of screen and come back in the new numbers I have saved are not checked. Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong? ... Read Post Go to top
Distressing/Aging Linen
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 12:55 PM
Posted by Danu
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I am stitching a reproduction sampler and would like to know if anyone has suggestions to "age" the piece so it looks older than it is. Thank you.... Read Post Go to top
Cross stitch colored pencils?
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 5:37 PM
Posted by Chandra
1 Reply
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
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
Making my own cross stitch pattern
Mon, Oct 23, 2017 8:04 PM
Posted by Debbie
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Hi, I looked all over for patterns that I wanted. I found your site where I can print my own graph with my picture under it, but then what do I do? What if a square is only half or less filled in with color from my picture? And is... Read Post Go to top
Searching for #222 Dk. Aqua -Tone J&P Coats Deluxe six strand boilfast floss
Sun, Oct 22, 2017 7:15 PM
Posted by Martha
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PLEASE HELP!! In the middle of a project for my great-great niece and I ran out of this floss. Need to find same or something in same color hue in another brand. I have had NO luck matching it to DMC color conversion chart.... Read Post Go to top
2 symbols look the same on color chart
Thu, Aug 24, 2017 6:32 AM
Posted by Corrine
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I am currently working on a Chevy Car cross stitch pattern and have just realized that there are 2 symbol that look alike but on closer inspection they are different. I am about 40% through it and decided to just move on and deal with it at the end. Just... 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
Galleon and Sea Monsters Cross Stitch (1991) problem.
Wed, Aug 9, 2017 2:10 PM
Posted by Jeanne B
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Galleon and Sea Monsters Cross Stitch (1991) does not have a DMC code for the U code on the chart. Does anyone have a fix for this?... 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
DMC colors
Sat, Apr 22, 2017 12:51 PM
Posted by Dawn
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I have a Garfield Christmas stitching that says only red, green, copper, etc, for colors. There are no numbers for each color. Anybody have some ideas or know where I can find the right colors?... 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
Hoping to post to my gallery soon
Sun, Feb 5, 2017 6:47 AM
Posted by Jean (Pricklypear)
2 Replies
Hi all, I haven't forgotten you. Due to a move and a new computer, I haven't been able to post new pictures. I have some and have gotten them into the new computer. Just need to learn how to edit and then I will get them posted. Hopefully this weekend.... Read Post Go to top
Thu, Jan 26, 2017 8:24 PM
Posted by Marcia Splinter
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I have a cross stitch pattern book (Donna Kooler's Ultimate Stocking Collection) that calls for DMC 1 Any idea what color they want? its in the white/off-white/light gray family (part of Santa's beard). Thanks!... 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
DMC floss checklist
Mon, Jan 2, 2017 5:51 AM
Posted by Jane
1 Reply
I entered all of my DMC floss, saving the worksheet periodically as I entered them. Saved at the end, closed out the website. When I went back in and all my entries were gone! ... 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
Anchor colour chart change?
Thu, Oct 20, 2016 8:03 PM
Posted by Karen
0 Replies
I have been given some old Anchor floss, but the numbers don't match the current colour chart. The identification bands definitely say Anchor, but also Clark & Co ltd. I'm wondering if there was a change in the numbering, and where I could find a conversion list from the old... 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
Conversion from DMC to Weeks Dyeworth floss
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 5:59 PM
Posted by Becky
0 Replies
Is there a conversion chart for DMC floss to Weeks Dyeworth floss? Many thanks for any suggestions.... Read Post Go to top
J&P Coats Floss from WalMart
Fri, Jun 10, 2016 2:51 PM
Posted by
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Why can I not match the numbers on the Coats floss with the numbers on this web site? Any idea where I might find a comparision chart to these numbers? ??... 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
Help with Candamar kits
Thu, May 19, 2016 10:00 AM
Posted by she zamora
4 Replies
I recently purchased a kit for Thomas Kinkade's Light of Peace Counted Cross stitch. The kit was copyrighted in 1997. This kit has a bunch of floss all bundled together so when i tried to go online to look at thread colors trying to match them with The colors that... 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
Gray DMC floss
Mon, Apr 18, 2016 1:27 AM
Posted by Carol
0 Replies
What happened to the gray DMC floss color 457 - it, and the grays on either side, are now pretty green. No true gray can be found.... 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
A Problem with my gallery
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 5:14 AM
Posted by Anneli
1 Reply
No problems with loggin in, but when I try to add a new project. If i press DONE everything is gone, If I press SAVE AND CONTINUE comes a message INTERNAL ERROR and everything is gone, if I press SAVE everything is gone. What I should to? Looks like at... 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
Color Help
Tue, Jan 19, 2016 6:42 PM
Posted by Christina
0 Replies
I purchased a pack of J&P floss at Wal-mart and I am having trouble finding a color chart to find the correct name for the colors. When I search them on this website or any other I have come across I cannot find the correct name. Can someone please help... 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
Cyberstitchers Mailing List
Thu, Nov 26, 2015 5:20 AM
Posted by Dawn
6 Replies
I'm enjoying the lovely new look for nice! However, I have noticed I don't seem to be getting emails showing Today's Posts any more. I checked and I am still on the mailing list. I don't know if it's just me or if others have noticed the same thing-please... Read Post Go to top
DMC colours
Mon, Oct 19, 2015 5:34 PM
Posted by Glynis Laughlin
0 Replies
Recently purchased one of Heritage Crafts Silhouettes Early Shift. Confused that two symbols seem to stand for the same colour Dark Beaver Grey. When I cross checked with Anchor alternatives found one was UI Dark Beaver Grey. What does UI mean? ... Read Post Go to top
what color replaced dmc 968
Mon, Aug 31, 2015 7:55 PM
Posted by Diane Mosley
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What color replaced dmc 968 ... Read Post Go to top
Thu, Aug 27, 2015 9:44 AM
Posted by jo
0 Replies
I'm working on Nora Corbett's Adia, the Garden Fairy. It calls for overstitching on the wings. I think that means going over many stitches instead of one as in backstitching. I'd like someone to confirm this before I continue. Also, for anyone looking to do the project it calls for... 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
Using Adobe Reader to convert small patterns to larger symbols
Mon, Mar 30, 2015 4:17 PM
Posted by RCV
0 Replies
Used Adobe Reader to convert charts with tiny symbols to a larger readable chart. Worked fine. Lately it does not. Has anyone had this problem? I wonder if it is the version 11 update. I used to copy the chart on Adobe, select Zoom, then Marquee Zoom, then take a... 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
Difficulty uploading
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 6:00 PM
Posted by Tracy
8 Replies
I'm having issues when I'm trying up post a new project completion. At the top it gives me the notice of "fix the error and try again" but does not indicate what is missing (all mandatory areas of information have been added). Then will receive this error when I hit... 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
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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
Attn: Anita's Husband
Mon, Aug 25, 2014 5:01 PM
Posted by NANCYE G
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In the past few days I have sent three items to be posted. All of them have come back to me via MALE DAEMON saying that I could not connect to your site. However, when I look I can clearly see my posts on your site. Any idea if this... Read Post Go to top
Washout Coth Marker
Sun, Aug 24, 2014 2:57 PM
Posted by NANCYE G
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HELP!!!! For years and years I have used a Washout Cloth Marker to mark the horizontal and vertical center line of my cross stitch squares. In fact, I have been using the same pencil forever. Today, I washed three recently finished projects, by hand, and indepent of each other. I... Read Post Go to top
floss colors
Fri, Aug 1, 2014 8:56 PM
Posted by Valerie
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how can i find out what colors are in the 105 skein embroidery floss Jumbo value pack? the numbers do not match any of the charts the numbers are like 00112 00110 00169 00167 and so on please help thank you... Read Post Go to top
Difficulty with 1/4 sts
Fri, Jun 27, 2014 1:12 AM
Posted by Connie
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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
Color conversion wrong... Help please
Mon, May 26, 2014 3:49 PM
Posted by Lyn
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I've been working on a Dimensions kit (Passion Flower Angel). I ran out of pale green. From the websites conversion chart I went to AC Moore and obtained DMC thread. Dimension code was 6052 DMC code was 369 (very lt pistachio green). I did some more pale green stitches and... Read Post Go to top
Difficulty doing free hand wording on 14count Aida
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 1:14 AM
Posted by Gayle Jago
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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
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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
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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
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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
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